Local Voices (Miami)

by LV TEAM - Simeon Dubois

A fresh weekly series on local characters in Miami. Follow @localvoices_Miami on Instagram & Text me 617 675 6169 your favorite. Spread Love. Feast. 

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • S03 E06 - Maxxi La Placita - Hospitality Manager

    S03 E06 - Maxxi La Placita - Hospitality Manager

    Maxxi is...........blessed. Well, Puerto Rican, so she knows IT. Born in San Juan, PR, she studied communication, and worked in TV, with Telemundo & Univision, getting transferred to Miami when NBC bought them out. Arriving he...

    26:35
  • S03 E05 - Raquel Pelayo - Studio Owner

    S03 E05 - Raquel Pelayo - Studio Owner

    Raquel is................basically the queen of South Beach, if we're talking vibes. Born in Miami, to Cuban & Puerto Rican parents, she went to UCF for undergrad, switching majors many times, before settling on business entre...

    35:20
  • S03 E04 - Sammy Figueroa - Joyous Percussionist

    S03 E04 - Sammy Figueroa - Joyous Percussionist

    Sammy is...........ready for some more comedy. Born in the Bronx, New York, he moved to Puerto Rico at age 8 to live with his grandparents, after his father died, a heavy bohemian. Noticing his love of music at an early age, he de...

    01:11:18
  • S03 E03 - Lian Navarro - Shelter Coordinator

    S03 E03 - Lian Navarro - Shelter Coordinator

    Lian is.........glad she is helping save us humans. First joining the faith-based Rescue Mission back in 2012, originally thinking it was an animal shelter, she has since become an indispensable part of the organization helping mo...

    33:27
  • S03 E02 - Jeff Rechtman - Cacao Entrepreneur

    S03 E02 - Jeff Rechtman - Cacao Entrepreneur

    Jeff is.........bringing bliss to South Florida. Born in Miami, and raised in Fort Lauderdale area, he went to UF Gainesville for an undergrad degree in business, entrepreneurship, and real estate, before studying law and working ...

    48:39