Stuart D. Vener - Director
Stuart Vener has a varied and extensive career in business, finance and real estate related activities. For 16 years, he owned one of the largest mortgage companies in Los Angeles County. His real estate ventures date back to the 1960s. He developed a shopping and family entertainment center in the Orange County vicinity that often drew larger crowds than Disneyland.
He was financial advisor and consultant to Noah Dietrich, the partner of Howard Hughes, and was personally involved in the acquisition, development and disposition of over 1,400 homes.
Mr. Vener holds a PHD in Business Administration and was a financial consultant to Morris Shenker, CEO of the Dunes Hotel in Las Vegas. He arranged casino financing in Las Vegas and New Jersey utilizing offshore investment sources.
Stuart Vener is one of America's most knowledgeable real estate investors/consultants. He provides expert information as a guest on radio shows throughout the Country, and regularly appears on Fox News and CNN.
Fred H. Claridge - Director
Fred Claridge, a senior citizen himself, has been an advocate and is known as "The Voice of Senior's Rights" since 1995.
He was a Director, President and Chairman of ICAN Associates, Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect in Los Angeles.
Claridge's business background includes President of 2 mortgage companies in Los Angeles, California and a former California licensed real estate broker. He served as Vice President Loan Officer for Union Bank, California; Imperial Bank and Lloyd's Bank, California.
Nicole Chidester - Director
Nicole Chidester is an established marketing and sales professional. She's worked for over 10 years driving sales to Fortune 500 companies and quickly became a valuable asset for these corporations.
Her caring personality makes her a called upon request by customers. She looks out for our customers needs like no other.
For Years, Nicole has been successfully booking guests for Radio and Television appearances. She is the foremost expert as a booking agent with a near 100% success ratio.
Jason Dowd - Director
Jason Dowd has over 9 years working in the music field. He worked the "Monster Energy" stage on Cruefest 2 for the supporting bands. In 2010 to 2012 he helped produce and promote "The Rose Hollywood Report". In 2013 he became the producer and occasional co-host of the hit variety talk show "Stuart Vener Tells It Like It Is".
Since 2003 Jason created a variety of music videos including several for 16 Second Stare, "Shake the Cage" for Holes and Hearts and "A New Way to Fly" for CP Kelley. Jason enjoys music from all era's of music. If you looked at his iPod you would be amazed with the variety of styles he has... you'd find Glen Miller to Megadeath. Jason has years of experience working with audio and video and he brings his expertise to AMFM247.
Robert Dowd - Director
Robert Dowd has extensive experience in financial forecasting and investment management. He was a regional financial consultant with Blythe Eastman Dillon and Paine Webber. Bob was the first to bring Deferred annuities to wall street, and the Author of the split annuity. He founded Financial Design Inc, and grew the company to 38 million under management.
Mr Dowd was written up as one of the top 200 financial advisors in the country by Money magazine He is a nationally recognized expert in his field , and has been called upon by radio and syndicated talk shows to explain new tax laws and there impact on the investment community.
Mr Dowd has served as President and Chairman of the International Association of Financial Planners Northeast region. In addition he has served as consultant to Connecticut Bank and Trust and Bank of Boston in training there private banking department Mr Dowd also formed and managed a Venture Capital Company that was instrumental in the funding of start up companies in CNC machinery and Compact disc.