This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. What? Are we in Canada at the OSJ radio studio for Saturday’s 9:05 a.m. show? Well, our guests are! Top is Dave Bukvic, Chief Marketing Officer; Mike Anderson (left); and his mother, Norine Anderson. They’re all with Connectus Global and are educating us on a new app, called QC-Clock, that is a powerful new tool for empowering communities. It allows you, your family, businesses, and business owners to take an active role in a safer return to essential social and economic activities! Wow—how great is that?

Our special sit-in guest was my niece, Leah Gunn, the OSJ Executive Sales Director. She was the special holder of the guest photos.

Mike Anderson, CEO CONNECTUS GLOBAL

  • Mike holds three trade tickets; Steamfitting/Pipefitting, B pressure Welder and Boilermaker certification.
  • Mike also holds his ABSA level 4 Boiler Inspection and Trouble Shooting ticket, Steam System Design and level two Nuclear Leak Sealing certificate.
  • Founded Integrated Life Solutions in 2016
  • Board for Luna Glamping & advisory board with Sandy Feet Retreat in Belize
  • President of Schmike Cycles (outdoor sports)
  • Reside in Calgary Alberta with my wife and 3 lovely children

Norine Anderson

  • 20 years in the Oil Sands
  • Background in Teaching and Human Resources
  • Passion for travel and a love of adventure
  • Partnership with Iguana Jungle Roost, Co-Owner of Glamping resort in San Ignacio, Belize.
  • Married with husband, three sons.

Dave Bukvic, Chief Marketing Officer:

  • Southern Alberta Institute of Technology with Chemical Engineering Diploma
  • Hospitality Industry both co-owning and operating various restaurants and lounges with in Southern Alberta
  • Moved into the Energy sector in 2006; worked in the field initially; climbed up the ladder to management and executive level roles
  • Had several business ventures: 1) large volume camp manufacturing plant in Southern Alberta 2) transport and equipment rental company which I had sold in 2017
  • Married and reside in South Calgary with my wife, 2 dogs and 3 horses.
Connectus Global
Phone: 587-441-0506
Linkedin: connectusglobal
Introducing their app: QC-Clock
(Quarantine Compliance)

Our First “Zoom” OSJ Radio Hour with The Brain Guys: Top Right is Michael Patterson and Bottom is Roger Anunsen of MINDRAMP.org – Part 5 !
Social Distancing on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour this Saturday 5/25/20 on The Eagle 🦅 KZLS 1640AM and it still is all about keeping you and us — Safe, Educated, Entertained and Informed !!!

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

 Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY

Working that Social Distancing with The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour with our Phone-in Guest Richard Shumake Owner of Morrison Floral, Greenhouses & Event Center … A Stable in OKC for the last 71 Years and Always Family Owned and Operated! Listen in this Saturday 5/16/20 on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM @ 9:05am

richard-shumakeRichard Shumake, is the Owner/General Manager of Morrison Floral Co., Greenhouses & Event Center which is run by family…Richard’s wife Mary Son: Randy Daughter in Law: Ginger and Granddaughters: Miranda and Zoe. They are a generational family owned and operated business of 71 years.

 

Morrison Floral Co., Greenhouses & Event Center is:

  • A Full Service Florist
  • Seasonal Giftware and Gift Shop
  • Indoor Garden Conservatory & Event Center
  • 9 Greenhouses where we grow 3 Crops a year:
  • Have Soil, Compost and Mulch

Morrison grows:

  • Spring Bedding (Geraniums, Sun Loving plants and perennials)
  • Fall Bedding (pansies, mums, cabbage and kale)
  • Christmas Poinsettias (approx. 1500 grown per year)

And they host weddings and events in the Conservatory.

  • We do weddings, design and party planning for off site events
  • Offering city-wide delivery as well as TeleFloral wire services for deliveries outside of Okc
  • Enjoy website and internet ordering on MorrisonFlowers.com

Morrison Floral

Available on Facebook: MorrisonFloralandGreenhouses

MorrisonFlowers.com
(405) 789-1622

Still Practicing our Social Distancing in the OSJ / Radio Studio with two very special phone-in guests … Look Who is Award Winning in the Eyes of The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour‼️Our phone-in guests are Founder/Owner of Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction, Dennis Helm along with his Marketing Director, Glenn Allen … Letting Us Know How NOT to be Taken Advantage of by Scammers!

The OSJ • Magazine • Radio & App Highly Recommends Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction with 33 Years of expert experience and a perfect A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau has 3 pages in the current issue of the OSJ • Magazine | Page 21 (with two coupons!) Page 75 (with two more coupons) and Pages 49 & 91… Download the current issue for Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction’s Coupons. 

Dennis Helm Smooth Finish RoofingDennis Helm and wife Lisa live in Edmond Oklahoma. They are the loving parents of four beautiful children. Dennis is not only the owner and president of Smooth Finish Roofing, (established in 1987) but Dennis himself, is also a master tradesman specializing in storm damage res-toration. Dennis and his team assist with every facet of the insurance claim process to from assessment all the way to finished project.

 

glenn allen smooth finish roofingGlenn Allen is a sales and marketing consultant who lives in Edmond, Oklahoma with his wife Rhonda. They have 4 children & 4 grandchildren. They are members of Word of God Church and serve as mentors @ My Brothers Keepers ministries in Oklahoma City. Glenn’s responsibility at Smooth Finish is to assist customers with insurance claims resulting from storm damage.

Disaster relief partners

smooth finish
Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction
Phone  (405) 923-5127

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM. OSJ Radio Hour is Still Working our Sheltering in Place with “Safe” On Air phone-ins from Shannon McClure (Founder) & Mike Charboneau Co-owners of Eden Care Homes and a Family Testimonial from Kay Harsha whose Mom (Emily) lives at Eden Care Homes since 2017!

Mike Charboneau is one of the owners of Eden Care Homes.  Mike has been in healthcare for over 25 years with experience in acute care hospitals, clinical laboratories, medical device companies, and post-acute care. He and his family reside in Norman where his wife has taught school for over 20 years and his son will begin high school this Fall.

Shannon McClure is a Registered Nurse with over 25 years of experience caring for seniors, with an emphasis on home and community-based care. Shannon established Eden Care Homes in 2011, as an alternative for those no longer able to remain in their own home. Shannon serves the greater community by providing education and advocacy on issues impacting Oklahoma’s aging population.

Kay Harsha and her mom, Emily joined our Eden Care Family in 2017. Over the past 3 years, both have become avid fans of Eden Care Homes and our unique care setting. Emily is always quick to give us an enthusiastic “thumbs up”, and never fails to let everyone know how happy and “at home” she feels at Eden Care.

Emily a Resident at Eden Care Home back patio on the left and her Daughter Kay Harsha. 

Emily a Resident at Eden Care Home back patio on the left and her Daughter Kay Harsha.

 

 

 

 

 

Eden Care Homes

Phone: (405) 285-5983

 www.edencarehomes.com

Facebook: facebook.com/edencarehomes

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM… Part 3 with The Brain Guys—Roger Anunsen and Michael Patterson of MindRAMP. Tune into this practical and impactful Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour this Saturday, April 25, on KZLS The Eagle, 1640AM.

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

 Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM. Pictured to the left is Denis Rischard Attorney at Law and we are still practicing “Social Distancing” by having Denis call in to The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour and educate us on: “What are the key planning documents every family needs during this health crisis?”
…And Much More informative practical takeaway timely information!

Rischard & Associates is an elder law firm, focusing on helping the elderly and those with special needs (as well as their families) plan for the cost of long-term care, and also plan for their estates.
Denis P. Rischard is the Founder of Rischard & Associates, PLLC. Over his 30 year career, Mr. Rischard has authored a number of professional articles and has presented various seminar topics across the country, including elder and special needs planning topics, addressing long-term care and asset protection planning. He and his wife Susie have ten children and live in Oklahoma City.
Rischard & Associates
Phone number: (405) 235-2393
Website: Rischardlaw.com
Facebook: Rischard & Associates
Instagram: rischardlaw
Twitter: @ElderLawOK
LinkedIn: Rischard & Associates

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM.  “Social Distancing” and still bringing you fantastic, educational, entertaining & informative shows with the Co-Owners of Home Care Assistance (Pictured Left) Melissa Hill & Greg Bridges educating us on: What is important about consistent assignment?

Greg Bridges is Co-Owner and Administrator for Oklahoma’s Home Care Assistance. As an RN with a passion for people young and old, Greg brings clinical expertise and oversight to Home Care Assistance. In addition to patient care, he has served in management and consulting roles for Medicare providers and he was director of education and staff development for a college nursing program.

Melissa Hill is Co-Owner of Oklahoma’s Home Care Assistance and an advocate for bringing healthy lifestyle strategies into the homes of seniors. Melissa developed a passion for senior care and wellness issues in her role as communications director for a Medicare Quality Improvement Organization. There she worked to promote healthcare quality improvement and to engage health care providers, patients and communities in health care and aging issues.

Home Care Assistance provides assisted living at home with personalized care services designed to optimize their clients’ quality of life. Home Care Assistance has been awarded top honors for high client and employee satisfaction, with awards such as Best of Home Care and Home Care Leader in Excellence. Greg and Melissa employ experienced professional caregivers who serve seniors and their families throughout the OKC metro with concierge level care.

Click here to READ MORE about how Home Care Assistance is keeping Seniors safer at home during COVID-19.

Home Care Assistance of Oklahoma
Phone: (405) 285-4191
Twitter: @HCAOkla

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM: Part 2 of our “Silver Lining to Cabin Fever” with Roger Anunsen and Michael Patterson from MINDRAMP.org. (The brain guys!) Also included is Marilyn Olsen, Executive Director Of VillagesOKC; and Julie Davis of Concordia Life Plan Community. Michael is in Los Angeles and Roger is in Oregon, but with radio magic and the help of our seat fillers, we can bring you this extremely positive and informative show.

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve longevity.

 Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time VirtuaCognitive Activity Design.
Marilyn Olson is Executive Director of VillagesOKC, a virtual community of mature adults helping each other to live in the homes of their choosing.  The organization serves member/volunteers by connecting trusted members with organizations and trusted businesses.

concordiaJulie Davis has been an advocate for older adults, for 24 years. Since 2014, she has thoughtfully cultivated a team of trusted professionals and helped position Concordia Life Plan Community as a respected community resource in OKC. Julie is confident the best way to serve others is with a collaborative spirit. Let’s inspire others to embrace the way we age.

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY
VillagesOKC
Website: VillagesOKC.org
Phone: (405) 990-6637
Facebook: VillagesOKC
Instagram: VillagesOKC
Concordia Life Plan Community
7707 N. Britton Road OKC 73132
Phone: (405) 720-7200
Toll Free: 888-552-0585
Follow us: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & Pinterest

Has the OSJ Radio Studio 🐾 Gone to the Dogs 🐾 and specifically ones named “Michael” & “Roger“? Not Actually … “Tippy” AKA-Michael and “Diesel” AKA-Roger are Merely “Set Fillers” on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour for our Show this week with Michael Patterson & Roger Anunsen of MindRAMP.org and the Brain 🧠 Science behind; What are the possible positives to ~ The National Quarantine? Michael is in LA & Roger is in Oregon but with Radio Magic and the help of our 4-legged seat fillers … We can bring you this Extremely positive and informative show on; “The Silver Lining to Cabin Fever” !!!
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Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time VirtuaCognitive Activity Design.

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MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY