The Reluctant Expat
Are you moving to the other side of the world? Considering a move to Asia for work? Or are you being dragged kicking and screaming to your spouses' overseas assignment for their career? This podcast shares the good, the bad and the ugly about the overseas expat life. Veenesh Dubois will share what she has learned after living all over Asia and the USA since 2015.
Artist | Designer | Author
Kimberley Kleczka is an artist to the core, she creates; children’s books, designer scarves, is the host of a popular radio show in HK and recently has founded an online magazine named — I’m more than a cover. Today she talks about her beginnings and being a traveling gypsy seeing the world all before she was 19 years old .
Executive | VF Corporation
Kevin Bailey had no idea that getting into retail at an early age would lead to what he’s doing today. He is the Executive Vice President of VF, which is a company that owns Vans and other retail brands. Kevin oversees Asia Pacific & Emerging brands and we are very lucky to be chatting with him about his exciting life as an expat.
CEO White Water West Industries
If you have a visited a waterpark in the last 40 years, you and your family most likely would’ve slid down the rapids on a white water west water slide flume. Geoff Chutter, one of the founders of the water park industry, is the chief executive officer of White water west industries. The largest water park supplier in the world. Geoff and his team are creating water parks of the future today in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Josh & Kalie
Expats Everywhere Youtubers
Josh and Kalie have quite the story about living abroad and share their adventures on a very popular YouTube channel, Expats Everywhere.
Follow Josh and Kalie as they give expert advice on everything expat related including, accommodations, currency, food, housing / rental, medical and so much more. Your one stop shop on the world of expats!!
Baltej Singh Dhillon
If you’re a Canadian, you will have heard of my next guest and how he changed the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. If you are not from Canada, I still think you will be fascinated by Inspector Baltej Dhillon. He’s tracked serial killers and high profile international terrorists all while working in Canada’s national police force making it more inclusive for everyone.
Business Leader | Actor
I first met Harry Hill at a rehearsal for a Shakespeare production in Nagoya, Japan. I played Nick Bottom to Harry's "The Wall". But this multifaceted "Wall" is anything but flat. Harry is a very successful business owner, a philanthropist and a dedicated family man...who happens to drive a ferrari!!
Lindsey McAlister is the founder of the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation (HKYAF). It's because of her there are programs for young people , Arts In The Park Festival and programs in HK schools. Lindsey and her team of fierce women work tirelessly everyday to engage the youth in the arts! Bravo Lindsey!
To call Bijay Singh a globetrotting businessman is an understatement and gives the name expat a whole new meaning. This Stanford grad with a MBA has taken over the Pharmaceutical world and has held offices in 9 countries all the while taking his close knit family of 5 along for quite the ride..
Dancer | Choreographer | Actress
Lisa Steven began as an actor, dancer and choreographer delighting audiences from Vancouver to the West End of London. As an intimacy consultant on film sets, she ensures that when things get steamy, actors know what’s coming, and are safe and treated respectfully.
Lowell Sheppard is a Canadian from the prairies and has made Japan home for the last 20+ years, today he's embarking on an adventure to sail SOLO from Japan to Vancouver, Canada and he's taking his Pacific Solo YOUTUBE viewers for quite the ride.
Click on Lowell's photo above, so you can get the latest information on the Pacific Solo journey on his website.
Film Director | The Cuban
Sergio Navarretta is an internationally recognized award winning director, producer and filmmaker. He is well known for his first feature film " Looking for Angelina" and today we will discuss his latest film THE CUBAN starring Oscar winner Louis Gossett Jr, Oscar nominee Shohreh Aghdashloo and Ana Golja.
Development & Operations Director
Phil Royle is the development and operations director for LegoLand Developments. Yes you heard it right, Legoland, brick by brick. He has been with Merlin Entertainments for 20 years having joined them directly out of high school. Now Phil and his wife, Charlie, travel all over the world building theme parks. How cool is that!