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Episode 41 – Cookie Cake and Corporate Citizenship with Michael Coles

June 20, 2019 |

In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Michael Coles. Michael is an entrepreneur, father, author, avid volunteer, co-founder and former CEO of the Great American Cookie Company, former CEO of Caribou Coffee, and has set two transcontinental cycling records. Michael and his family fell in love with Jackson Hole after spending one night in 1974 on a family road trip to the national parks. One...

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Episode 40 – A Conversation About Public Defense with Elizabeth Trefonas

June 14, 2019 |

In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Elizabeth Trefonas. Elizabeth moved out to Jackson Hole in 2005 to be public defender for the state of Wyoming and is the founder Trefonas Law, which has an emphasis on immigration cases. In this episode, Stephan and Elizabeth talk about the US legal system, immigration rights and the optimism of imprisoned clients. To directly connect with Elizabeth, email...

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Episode 39 – Creating the World You Want with Sandy Hessler

June 6, 2019 |

In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Sandy Hessler. Sandy is a mother, teacher, mentor and thought leader. After Sandy’s children fell in love with skiing in Jackson Hole over ten years ago, they decided to make Jackson their home. Sandy teaches a new leadership course at CWC and annually helps lead entrepreneurs through the Startup Intensive. She recently started a blog and app called...

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"I listened to Ian and Tim. Thought they were both great!  Ian is hilarious!   Definitely got me thinking about what I do day in and day out."

Richard Levy
Jackson, Wyoming

About the Jackson Hole Connection

The Jackson Hole Connection is Jackson Hole's Community Podcast, founded by Stephan Abrams with founding sponsors The Liquor Store of Jackson Hole and Jackson Hole Marketplace.

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