Monthly Archives: November 2018

#004 – Nader Assemi Has a New Building in Fresno!



Nader Assemi is Broker/Owner at Assemi Real Estate. He wants to do big things that are beautiful, useful and make money in Fresno development. His refurbishing of the Peerless building is his latest project, renovating the former home of Peerless Pumps. What are the challenges of such a renovation and turning it into a profitable … Continue reading #004 – Nader Assemi Has a New Building in Fresno!


#003 – Irma Olguin and Bitwise Help Make Fresno Awesome!



Irma L. Olguin, Jr., the Co-Founder and CEO of Bitwise sits down with Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton to talk about the ways Bitwise does more than just make a profit in downtown – they want to profit downtown Fresno and their employees with a better way of life! Don’t miss this great story of … Continue reading #003 – Irma Olguin and Bitwise Help Make Fresno Awesome!


#002 – Craig & Paul Talk About Civility in Politics



On the heels of an election where ads included all kinds of accusations and a commercial of one male representative in high heels, Paul and Craig talk about the possibility of walking out politics with civility so we can get to solutions. The battle over Measure P, in which former adversaries of Measure G came … Continue reading #002 – Craig & Paul Talk About Civility in Politics


#001 – James and Deborah Fallows Interview: Fresno is An Amazing City



We talk with James and Deborah Fallows, authors of the book Our Towns. The Fallows travel the country looking for cities where transformation is occurring and featured a chapter on Fresno and the amazing things they see happening here. What will it take to see Fresno become all it can be?  Paul Swearengin and Craig … Continue reading #001 – James and Deborah Fallows Interview: Fresno is An Amazing City