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Mary Ann Pierce – Interactive Conference Tech Connecting Global Audiences

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste chats with Mary Ann Pierce, Founder and CEO of MAP Digital. For over 20 years Mary Ann has fused the digital space to investment banking conferences and built MAP Digital: MetaMeetings™, an event platform as a service. MAP Digital produces live and virtual events globally and is the co-founder of the Equality Moonshot which fosters women-run STEM businesses solving the UN Sustainability Development Goals 2030.

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Andrew Jernigan – Insured Nomads

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Andrew Jernigan, one of the co-founders and the CEO of Insured Nomads. Global Nomad, Digital Nomad, Third Culture Family, Service provider for all of the above. Twenty years ago Andrew left all for global living to work from his laptop before the word digital nomad was a common term. During this time he has worked across five of the six continents, married an incredible international citizen.

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Elle McPherson : Supporting Nomads Beyond the Itinerary

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Elle McPherson, a life-long adventurer, digital nomad, and founder of Beyond the Itinerary, providing life coaching to long-term travelers and global nomads. Since quitting her job and selling everything three years ago, she’s backpacked through Southeast Asia for six months, become a yoga teacher, and is now a full-time location independent digital nomad, running her own coaching and consulting business.

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Andrew Murdoch – Founder Digital Nomad Journey

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Andrew Murdoch, Digital Nomad and founder of Digital Nomad Journey. Andrew spent the better part of his adult years working and serving as a scuba instructor on cruise ships, an industrial firefighter in the Canadian oil patch, a freight train conductor, and Coast Guard Rescue Diver at a hovercraft base.

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Laura DiBenedetto -The Six Habits and Finding Happiness in Hawaii

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Laura DiBenedetto, digital nomad and author of The Six Habits. Laura teaches how to create the life of our dreams without changing who we are. As Founder and CEO of Vision Advertising, she has helped hundreds of companies build and grow profitable enterprises. Laura lives on Maui with her husband.

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Farah Pandith – How We Win Against Extremism

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Farah Pandith, Author, foreign policy strategist, and former diplomat. A world-leading expert and pioneer in countering violent extremism, she is a frequent media commentator and public speaker. Her book is “How We Win: How Cutting-Edge Entrepreneurs, Political Visionaries, Enlightened Business Leaders, and Social Media Mavens Can Defeat the Extremist Threat”.

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Louise Wiles – Thriving Abroad, Expat Relocation

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste interviews Louise Wiles, a Change and Transition/Expat coach, author and podcast host. Louise is a coach and consultant supporting individuals and organizations to navigate the challenges and maximize the opportunities and outcomes of relocation and international employment. Through her coaching and training programs, Louise supports individuals and dual career couples to navigate change and transition positively and build thriving professional and personal lives abroad.

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Adrianne George, Democrats Abroad delegate for 2020 Election

Dr. Heidi Forbes Öste chats with Adrianne George, an advocate for expat voting rights and finding a voice for women of color in Europe. American by birth, and Swedish by marriage. She is a business communications consultant and social entrepreneur with international experience in marketing communications both agency and in-house. Her passion is helping small companies reach their business communications goals.