Here is the video podcast of the broadcast of Embrace On-Air on WOCA The Source 1370 AM/96.3 FM done earlier today. My thanks to my guests: Richard Ayoub, executive director of Project Angel Food in Los Angeles, CA and Dr. Requel Lopes, executive director of the World AIDS Museum & Educational Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. We talked about their advocacy work within their organizations revisiting information featured in Embrace Magazine Advocacy Issue as well as new updates.
Topic: the success of Embrace Magazine in its rookie year and the potential impact the LGBTQ+ magazine has on the publishing industry and the LGBTQ+ community. Guests: Gregg Brekke, executive director of Associated Church Press, Jamie Ezra Mark, board member and former president of the Florida Magazine Association, and Anne Geggis, president of the Florida Press Club.
Theme: The Business Issue. An overview of some of the feature stories from the Business Issue and any updates. Also, important business concerns for the LGBTQ community in 2022 and what could be done to strengthen support of LGBTQ-owned businesses.
Guests include: Alan and Scott Darcy; Ocala Pride President Paula Smith and board member Porsha Ross
Guests included: Sara Giza and Carlos Nieto in studio, and Donna Davis and Norma Anderson call in
Guests include: Paula Smith, president of Ocala Pride Inc., call in guest Chuck Higgins, president of Citrus Pride, Danielle Olivani, president of Lake County Pride, and call in guest, Robin Dillard, publisher of BEQ Pride Magazine in NYC.
Topic: Highlights from the Premiere Issue
Topic: collaborations among LGBTQ groups in North Central Florida for more visibility in 2021
Topic: Highlights from The Business Issue
An overview of Embrace Magazine's historic, game-changer awards won during the magazine's inaugural year, with the Florida Magazine Association, Florida Press Club, and Associated Church Press. A discussion with industry leaders on the impact the LGBTQ+ magazine has on the community.