Heard Podcast!

Heard! Podcast

Heard! is a food, beverage, and hospitality podcast featuring interviews with leading industry professionals at the local and national level.  The concept is a Detroit based collaboration between the Detroit Optimist Society, the Hungry Dudes, and NickDrinks.com.  Please check us out online at www.heardpodcast.com to listen in and learn more about the guys.  Cheers!


All Episodes

Heard! Podcast – Episode 97 – Does Detroit Have a Healthy Food System?

With a lot of media coverage focused on new restaurants in Detroit, there is very little focus given to Detroit residents who cannot afford to eat at those restaurants....

Heard! Podcast – Episode 96 – The Heartbeat of Hazel Park

Michael Barrera, executive chef/partner at Latido at Joebar, joins us to discuss his new restaurant concept inside Joebar in Hazel Park. Latido is a Latin American concept rooted in...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 95 – Off A Little Instachef and Cliff’s Pizza

Cliff Skighwalker, host of Thrillist’s Instachef and the chef behind Cliff’s Pizza, joins us to talk about his wildly popular new series and his blossoming Detroit Style Pizza business....

Heard! Podcast – Episode 94 – Many Facets of Event Planning

Anthony Morrow, owner of Pulp Media & producer of Detroit Cocktail Week, joins us to talk about the many facets of event planning. Detroit Cocktail Week is a signature...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 93 – It All Started with a Hot Dog

Grace Keros, third generation of American Coney Island, joins us to talk about her 100+ year old business that has made the Coney Dog famous. The Coney Dog is...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 92 – Walking a Global Marathon for Women’s Empowerment

Just like how we started 2018, we begin 2019 with Mallory Brown. We left off last year with Mallory embarking on Walk a Mile, an initiative where she walks...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 91 – Bucking the Trends

Rachel Lutz owns The Peacock Room, Yama, and Frida, 3 retail stores in Detroit. Though these stores are different, there is a very strong focus on hospitality in each....

Heard! Podcast – Episode 90 – An Englishman Walks into a Podcast

Chef Kieron Hales has an incredibly storied past. From cooking for the Queen of England to cooking for multiple Presidents of the United States to becoming a sous chef...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 89 – Down on the Farm with Travis Fahley

Travis Fahley, Michigan Farm Bureau Board Director & full time farmer, joins us to discuss his life as a farmer. Travis is a 3rd generation cash crop farmer from...