S2Ep07: Spirits In The Sky

One of the most complex distribution systems in the US involves getting alcoholic beverages from manufacturers to retailers, and ultimately to final consumers. J Pat Richmond spent his entire career with one company doing just that, and along the way, came back to school—WT, of course—to finish what he started.

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S2Ep07: Spirits In The Sky
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S2Ep07: Spirits In The Sky

One of the most complex distribution systems in the US involves getting alcoholic beverages from manufacturers to retailers, and ultimately to final consumers. J Pat Richmond spent his entire career with one company doing just that, and along the way, came back to school—WT, of course—to finish what he started.
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S2Ep07: Spirits In The Sky

S2Ep07: Spirits In The Sky

One of the most complex distribution systems in the US involves getting alcoholic beverages from manufacturers to retailers, and ultimately to final consumers. J Pat Richmond spent his entire career with one company doing just that, and along the way, came back to school—WT, of course—to finish what he started.

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S2Ep06: In The City

S2Ep06: In The City

Cities don't run themselves, they need City Managers. When everything is going well, no one says anything. But as soon as the traffic lights seem a little out of sync, or you hit the same pothole a couple of times, the City Manager starts feeling the heat. Joe Price is the City Manager of Canyon Texas, and is our guest on this episode of BuffSpeak. Listen in to learn what the City Manager does to make our lives better.

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S2Ep05: I'll Vote For That

S2Ep05: I'll Vote For That

Elections can be among the most contentious times for voters, whether it be city, state, or local. After all, much is riding on the line, and sentiments often run high. Dr. Dave Rausch explains the ins and outs of elections in our country, the problems with polls, and the challenges of being a disinterested observer while commenting in local media.

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S2Ep04: Weather Or Not

S2Ep04: Weather Or Not

Perhaps the most contentious subject in casual conversation is the weather. It's either too hot, too cold, too windy...too something! But when everything is perfect, the discussion subsides and we enjoy the moment. Our guest on this episode is John Harris, Chief Meteorologist at KAMR Channel 4 in Amarillo. We'll take a look at the intricacies of being a weather forecaster, the risks he takes in making those predictions, El Niño coming this winter, and the climate change being felt all around us.

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Dr. Nick Gerlich

ABOUT THIS PODCAST

BuffSpeak is the official podcast of the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business at West Texas A&M University. The social media era has given everyone a voice on multiple platforms, but not all voices are created equally. At BuffSpeak, we are committed to bringing thought leaders of the day to your favorite podcast app. Starting right at home in our College, to local, national, and international guests, we strive to bring you the most relevant voices that rise above the din.

Your BuffSpeak host is Dr. Nick Gerlich, the Hickman Professor of Marketing. Gerlich has been at WT since 1989, and was a pioneer in our online programs in 1997. He brings with him a long career filled not only with teaching and research, but also writing for regional and national magazines. He is comfortable in front of a microphone, asking the tough questions. In his spare time, he travels the US photographically documenting old roadside attractions and vintage neon signs. 

Dr. Nick Gerlich

ABOUT THIS PODCAST

BuffSpeak is the official podcast of the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business at West Texas A&M University. The social media era has given everyone a voice on multiple platforms, but not all voices are created equally. At BuffSpeak, we are committed to bringing thought leaders of the day to your favorite podcast app. Starting right at home in our College, to local, national, and international guests, we strive to bring you the most relevant voices that rise above the din.

Your BuffSpeak host is Dr. Nick Gerlich, the Hickman Professor of Marketing. Gerlich has been at WT since 1989, and was a pioneer in our online programs in 1997. He brings with him a long career filled not only with teaching and research, but also writing for regional and national magazines. He is comfortable in front of a microphone, asking the tough questions. In his spare time, he travels the US photographically documenting old roadside attractions and vintage neon signs.