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Stay connected with International Connection Media an online podcasting and news service that brings you news, views, stories, and interviews from around the world. Based in Wash, DC, Maryland, Vermont USA, and Foxton Beach, New Zealand International Connection Media shares its content with other media platforms so the world can stay connected. American Broadcaster, Victoria Gaither and New Zealand Broadcaster, Stu Frith make up International Connection Media.
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Sweat Society KW

News Broadcaster Victoria Gaither sits down with motivator, trainer, and all-around beautiful human beings Kristina Shearin who just opened Sweat Society KW in Key West, FL. Kristina who takes a different approach to exercising the body shares her passion for health and motivation.

8m
Jun 14
Explore Gone Coastal Charters: Key West

News Broadcaster Victoria Gaither sits down with Captain Forrest Shearin of Gone Coastal Charter in Key West, Florida. Captain Shearin originally from Deltaville, Virginia, talks about his passion for being on the water and advice about boating. Plus, how he enjoys taking passengers out on the water. https://www.gonecoastalcharterskw.com/

4m
Jun 14
Interview with Carr

Carr interview at Art Galley

2m
Mar 08
Rutland, Vermont's GreenSpell Plant Shop: A Conversation with Calista Budrow.

Storyteller and Photojournalist Victoria Gaither sit down with Calista Budrow, owner, and operator along with her husband, Brian of GreenSpell, a plant shop in Rutland, Vermont. Calista talks about her passion for house plants, how the shop started, and advice on caring for house plants. To learn more follow them on Instagram at @greenspell_plantshop or visit https://www.green-spell.com/

6m
Feb 12
Forever Faye Co Jewelry: Interview with Emily & Sarah Hyatt

Emmy Award-Winning Broadcaster & Photographer Victoria Gaither has a conversation with Emily and Sarah Hyatt in Berlin, Maryland at the Snowball Stand. The sisters explain how their jewelry and accessories business came about. Fresh, Fabulous, and Fancy describes the line of jewelry and accessories. Emily and Sarah didn’t see what they were looking for in the market and decided to make their own jewelry. The girl’s grandmother Marlene Faye Hyatt is also a big inspiration and influence on the line. In their first-ever interview hear what the sisters have to say. To see the line click https://www.etsy.com/shop/ForeverFayeCo Plus, follow them on Instagram, TikTok, and Pinterest under the name Forever Faye Co

4m
Apr 05, 2021
A Conversation with Designer Mark Burnett

Designer Mark Burnett sees the Martin Henry Freeman sculpture in Downtown Rutland Vermont for the first time. Mark’s design was chosen for the project. Freeman the first Black President of an American College is from Rutland and along with Sculpturist Don Ramey, Mark helped bring Freeman to life. Hear Mark’s thoughts on the sculpture and why it was important to view it during Black History Month.

2m
Feb 10, 2021
The King of Snowmaking: A Conversation with Brian Hughes

Snowmaker Brian Hughes sits down with Broadcaster Victoria Gaither to talk about 28 years of making snow and working at Killington Ski Resort in Killington, Vermont. Brian a well-known fixture in Killington tells the story of how he landed in Vermont and what bugs him the most about visitors to the mountain. You can follow the king of snowmaking on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/brianhughes6522/

12m
Feb 10, 2021
Rutland, VT CrossFit Owner Inspires

Broadcaster Victoria Gaither speaks with Rob DiTursi owner of Crossfit Rising Star in Rutland, Vermont. Rob talks about a mural on the side of his building that he hopes inspires recovering addicts. The mural painted by Lmnopi is called, 'Rise Up' Rob explains was an idea that came from his heart. To help and learn more https://www.gofundme.com/f/addicted-to-life-not-drugs-help-recovery-begin

5m
Jan 19, 2021
Vermont Toddler Snowboarding Sensation

Broadcaster and Photojournalist, Victoria Gaither, sits down with the parents of Killington, Vermont snowboarding whiz, Harley Ruffle, known locally as Lil Homie. Jill and Gary Ruffle discuss how the 3-year-old toddler who barely talks got into snowboarding and how they manage his time. Both, Jill and Gary ski so it was a surprise when Harley through encouragement from Darkside Snowboards put Lil Homie on a snowboard and as Jill tells it the rest is history. You can follow the toddler superstar at https://www.instagram.com/lilhomie802/

6m
Jan 19, 2021
A Conversation with Pro Skier Dave Manning

American Journalist Victoria Gaither has a one on one conversation with Professional Skier and Snowboarder Dave Manning about how the ski industry has changed, tips for getting off the green trails, and why he is blessed. Dave owns Black Dog Sports in Killington, Vermont. Black Dog Sports has been around for 25 years in Killington, Vermont. Dave is known as one of the country's best ski tuners. http://blackdogdeals.com/

4m
Jan 15, 2021
Covid19 Opens New Market and Opportunities

Broadcaster and Photojournalist Victoria Gaither speaks with Hotel Photographer Daniel Truitt from Rehoboth Beach, Delaware about how Covid19 has created another opportunity while he waits for Maryland and Delaware Beach resorts to reopen. Daniel makes facial masks for workers at On the Bay seafood in Ocean City, MD.

3m
May 04, 2020
The Victory Gardens: Interview Barry Mariner

Barry Mariner of Windmill Creek Vineyard and Winery is sharing land from his farm to help create a community garden called The Victory Garden. Barry tells Broadcaster and Photojournalist Victoria Gaither how he came up with the idea and why he hopes other farmers around the world follow suit. Barry says all the land has been claimed and perhaps Covid19 will get us back to basics in the world.

4m
Mar 28, 2020
Get the news: New Bridge, Coronavirus, Moving House

American Journalist Victoria Gaither and New Zealand Broadcast Stu Frith bring you up to date on news of interest in New Zealand and America. Listen weekly for more news as Victoria joins you in Washington and Stu in New Zealand.

15m
Mar 11, 2020
Get the news: Photographer Joanna Piatek

American Journalist Victoria Gaither talks with Kapiti Coast Photographer Joanna Piatek after the International Women’s Day event at the Southward Car Museum in Kapiti, New Zealand. Joanna originally from Sweden splits her time in New Zealand and her home country talks to Victoria about taking pictures and confident in being a women.

4m
Mar 10, 2020
On the road: Stu & Victoria

An afternoon at Sudbury in Peka Peka, Wellington an wedding, events, and leadership venue. Hear what Stu and Victoria have to say about this beautiful space.

4m
Mar 04, 2020
Live @ Americarna Experience: New Plymouth, NZ

American Journalist Victoria Gaither and New Zealand Broadcaster Stu Frith are live at Americarna in New Plymouth, a week long event showing off muscle cars, hot dogs, and American flags. The event celebrates America culture.

4m
Feb 26, 2020
Explore your community: Foxton Beach NZ

American Journalist Victoria Gaither and New Zealand Broadcast Stu Frith talk about why it’s important to explore and experience things in your own community.

6m
Feb 26, 2020
A tour of New Plymouth

American Journalist Victoria Gaither and Broadcaster Stu Frith are visiting New Plymouth here what they have to say about the Taranaki region

4m
Feb 25, 2020
Nice Hotel: Terry Parkes Interview

American Journalist Victoria Gaither sits down with Nice Hotel Owner and MNZM Terry Parkes to discuss his charities, life, and why his Nice Hotel continues to win awards.

19m
Feb 25, 2020
Makahika Outdoor Pursuits Centre, New Zealand

American Journalist Victoria Gaither sits down with Sally Duxfield owner and operator of Makahika Outdoor Pursuits Centre to talk about her outdoor facilities that transform young people and turns adults into better leaders. Why the Makahika Centre might just be the right place for you and your brain. https://www.makahika.co.nz/#what-we-offer

7m
Feb 12, 2020
News, Travel, and Talk

American Journalist Victoria Gaither and Broadcaster Stu Frith travel New Zealand to you interesting stories.

8m
Feb 12, 2020
Millton Vineyards and Winery New Zealand

American Journalist Victoria Gaither visits Millton Vineyards and Winery she sits down with owner Annie Millton to discuss what makes her wines superb. Annie whose face lights up when she talks about why the Gisborne region produces some of the best grapes in New Zealand to learn about this organic winery visit https://www.millton.co.nz

6m
Feb 09, 2020
A day in Gisborne, NZ

Join New Zealand broadcaster Stu Frith and American Journalist Victoria Gaither as they travel through Gisborne New Zealand. Hear why Gisborne is known for great food, views, beaches, and awesome hospitality.

12m
Feb 07, 2020
A trip up the Whanganui River

New Zealand’s only coal fired paddle steamer the Waimarie takes International Broadcasters Stu Frith and Victoria Gaither on a two hour journey up the Whanganui River in the restored boat. On board, eat delicious food, hear narration of the sights, chat with skilled and knowledgeable crew, and just relax. Hear what Stu and Victoria have to say about their experience.

6m
Jan 30, 2020
Volcano Eruption White Island, New Zealand

New Zealand Broadcaster, Stu Frith and American Journalist Victoria Gaither discuss the White Island, New Zealand volcano eruption killing five people with others missing. At press time, it is a recovery operation, not a rescue operation. Stu located on New Zealand's North Island brings you up to date on the happenings.

18m
Dec 10, 2019
Thanksgiving at St. Michaels Steak and Crab House

Emmy Award-Winning Journalists and Photographer Victoria Gaither was invited to Thanksgiving lunch at St. Michaels Steak & Crab House by owners Eric and Anne Rosen. Every year, the Rosen's invite, family and friends, to a beautiful Thanksgiving day spread with all the trimmings and desserts your tummy can hold. In this podcast that was heard overseas, Victoria talks with Anne, Eric, and Jared L'Hoste (son in law). All three express why Thanksgiving is important and what it means to them. Plus, Eric including his mother and sisters get a bit emotional as they all remember Eric's father, listen to what he had to say. In the cover photo, Anne, Eric, daughter Maddie, and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan presents Eric with a certificate for 25 years of service and business to the St. Michaels community. To learn more about the restaurant visit their website https://www.stmichaelscrabhouse.com/

5m
Nov 29, 2019
Thanksgiving at St. Michaels Steak & Crab House

Emmy Award-Winning Journalists and Photographer Victoria Gaither was invited to Thanksgiving lunch at St. Michaels Steak & Crab House by owners Eric and Anne Rosen. Every year, the Rosen's invite, family and friends, to a beautiful Thanksgiving day spread with all the trimmings and desserts your tummy can hold. In this podcast that was heard overseas, Victoria talks with Anne, Eric, and Jared. All three express why Thanksgiving is important and what it means to them. Plus, Eric including his mother and sisters get a bit emotional as they all remember Eric's father, listen to what he had to say. In the cover photo, Anne, Eric, daughter Maddie, and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan presents Eric with a certificate for 25 years of service and business to the St. Michaels community. To learn more about the resturant visit their website https://www.stmichaelscrabhouse.com/

4m
Nov 29, 2019
The Real Story of a Delaware Nanticoke Chief

International Journalist's and Photographer Victoria Gaither talks with Nanticoke Chief William Daisey about his life and new book "The Life and Times of William "Thunder Eagle" Daisey - A Delaware Indian Chief: An Autobiography", the two spoke at the Nanticoke Community Day event in Nanticoke, Delaware. Daisey has been touring and attending events to talk about his book which he says is a legacy left to his family and tribe. To learn more about his book and buy it https://www.prweb.com/releases/william_daiseys_newly_released_the_life_and_times_of_william_thunder_eagle_daisey_is_a_heartfelt_read_on_the_life_of_a_retired_nanticoke_indian_tribe_chief/prweb16482666.htm

6m
Nov 27, 2019
Cultural Implications of the Amber Guyger Murder Trial

Join Broadcaster Victoria Gaither and Professor Julius Bailey as they discuss the Amber Guyger Murder Trial.

43m
Oct 14, 2019