Monthly Archives: July 2020

Episode 7: Donaldson Hearing discusses Behind the Evolution of the Palm Beach County Landscape

The evolution of a community doesn’t happen overnight. 

It takes years of hard work behind the scenes to make our communities into what they are today.

In this episode, Cary Stamp chats with one of the driving forces behind the evolving landscape of Palm Beach County, Donaldson Hearing. As the president of Cotleur & Hearing Landscape Architects, Donaldson has over 30 years of experience with landscape architecture in Palm Beach County. Today, Donaldson recounts how he began his business, some of the struggles he faced, and the obstacles he overcame along the way.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • What success looks like to Donaldson
  • Donaldson’s advice for future entrepreneurs
  • The importance of balancing family
  • And more!

Tune in now to explore how Palm Beach County became what it is today with Cary Stamp and Donaldson Hearing!

Resources:  Cary Stamp & Co. | Cotleur & Hearing Landscape Architectures | Great By Choice by Jim Collins

Episode 6: Dean Lavallee discusses The Business That Almost Wasn’t

Some of the best opportunities can arise from unlikely places. 

This is something that Park Avenue BBQ Grille CEO, Dean Lavallee, has experienced first-hand.

Today, Cary Stamp chats with Dean about his business experience and how he grew his restaurant chain in Palm Beach County. Dean shares insight into the restaurant business, revealing his surprising entrance into the industry and how he evolved his brand over the years.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Dean’s advice for other business owners
  • How Dean balances family with business
  • The importance of communicating with both employees and customers
  • And more!

Tune in now to discover important lessons for restaurateurs from the master of BBQ himself!

Cary Stamp & Co. | Park Avenue BBQ Grille | The One Minute Manager by Kenneth Blanchard

Episode 5: Mike Mitrione discusses The Evolution of Palm Beach County Through the Eyes of a Lawyer

Get ready for a leading attorney’s insights into the growth of the Palm Beach County and South Florida business community.

In this episode, Cary Stamp is joined by Mike Mitrione, chair of corporate practice at the powerhouse law firm, Gunster. Mike shares his story of growing up as a second-generation U.S. citizen, why he decided to pursue law, and his advice for aspiring lawyers. Mike also recounts his move to Palm Beach County, the extraordinary evolution of the region over the decades, and how the changes he witnessed have impacted the community.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Why Mike moved to Palm Beach County
  • How he decided to pursue a career in law
  • Mike’s advice for future lawyers
  • About Mike’s early years in the U.S.
  • How Palm Beach County has changed over the past 40 years
  • Plus more!

Tune in now to hear how Palm Beach County has changed –– and Mike’s advice for future lawyers.

Cary Stamp and Co. | Gunster Law Firm