Episode 409: 03-02-17
On this week’s show, Larry Zinn of Warren Henry Land Rover, Range Rover, Infiniti and Jaguar talks about the future of autonomous vehicles and their impact on the auto industry and Tony Cho of Metro 1 discusses how Wynwood got its start and how early movers in the market plan to make sure the neighborhood keeps its identity. Also, Dr. Derric Nimmo, Principal Scientist at Oxitec, shares where we stand in the fight against the Zika virus, and health coach Julie Phillips discusses the health benefits of Quantum Holographic Discs.
Future of Autonomous Vehicles
Larry Zinn is general manager of Warren Henry Land Rover, Range Rover, Infiniti and Jaguar, with locations throughout South Florida. He appears regularly at Fried on Business. This week, Jim and Larry discuss the future of autonomous vehicles and their impact on the auto industry. They also talk Miami Heat and the Miami Marlins.
Evolution of Wynwood
Tony Cho is President of Metro 1 in Miami. Cho founded Metro 1, based in Wynwood, and is a true real estate business person, developer and visionary. Tony and Jim discuss how Wynwood got its start and how the early movers in the market plan to make sure the neighborhood keeps its identity as the hippest place on the planet.
Using Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Fight Zika
Dr. Derric Nimmo is Principal Scientist at Oxitec in Oxford, UK. Oxitec is a company that was founded in 2002 based on research developed at Oxford University. Oxitec pioneers new technologies for controlling insects that spread disease and damage crops by using modern molecular genetics approaches based around the Sterile Insect Technique. Nimmo is a leader in fighting the Zika virus with genetically modified mosquitoes. He has done work in the Florida Keys. Jim and Derric discuss where we stand in fighting Zika.
Using Holograms For Health
Julie Phillips, certified wellness educator and coach, joins us to discuss Quantum Holographic Discs, which may improve sleep, reduce pain and stress, and provide more health benefits. She is providing a demonstration on March 8 in the Wynwood area of Miami.
Vivian Fried Kidney Transplant Update
Vivian Fried still needs a kidney donor. She is staying strong and upbeat! Please help!!
For an update on Vivian and her search for a kidney transplant, watch her interview on WPLGTV10 in Miami: http://bit.ly/Viv10
For information on kidney donation, email R1125@renewal.org
Episode 409: 03-02-17