Episodes

A Conversation with Vibe Desai aka “VIPESTER” – #1

Our guest this week is an Award-Winning Executive and Philanthropist with 3 Decades of experience. In the early 90’s he bought a surf shop and created the H2O Winter Classic, a surf and snowboard contest. He helped create and launch Red Bull’s Marketing Strategy in the US, and has helped numerous Brands, Boards, CEO’s, and … Continue reading A Conversation with Vibe Desai aka “VIPESTER” – #1

A Conversation with Matt Tromberg aka “METAL NECK”

Our guest this week is a Freelance Videographer and Video Editor Professional. He worked at Volcom for 5 years as a videographer, has made short films, and his client list includes RVCA, Billabong, Volcom, Vans….and more. His creative work on Social Media can be seen under his handle “Metal_Neck” on IG, Youtube, Stab, Surfing/Surfer Mag, … Continue reading A Conversation with Matt Tromberg aka “METAL NECK”

A Conversation with Sage “GUINALDO” and Luke “NAKEY BOY” Guinaldo

Our guests this week are a couple of young rippers that happen to Brothers from Huntington Beach. They spent the most of their childhood down in Costa Rica and moved back to HB so they can compete and finish high school. They are down to earth, respectful, and are standouts in the water wherever they … Continue reading A Conversation with Sage “GUINALDO” and Luke “NAKEY BOY” Guinaldo

A Conversation with Mitch Salazar aka “Mitch Tales”

Our guest this week is a Bilingual Broadcaster and Communications Specialist. Not only is he proficient in 2 languages, but also has the credentials to back it up with College Degrees in Communication and Sociology. You have seen and heard his sexy voice on the webcasts for the ISA-International Surfing Associations events and the WSL- … Continue reading A Conversation with Mitch Salazar aka “Mitch Tales”

A Conversation with Bill Sharp aka “Sharpee”

Our guest this week is a National Scholastic Surfing Association's top-rated kneeboarder, earned a B.A. in business administration from San Diego State University, and got his first industry gig at Surfing Magazine in 1993 where he went from intern to Editor in a short period of time. Leaving the Magazine in 1991 he became Co-Owner Katin. … Continue reading A Conversation with Bill Sharp aka “Sharpee”

A Conversation with Damien Hobgood aka “Damo”

Our guest this week is a former WCT veteran that had a very successful professional career. In 2000 he won rookie of the year, and numerous wins in some of the heaviest LEFTS on the planet…. Including Cloudbreak and Teahupoo. After his 14 year run on the Dream Tour he and his twin brother, CJ, worked on … Continue reading A Conversation with Damien Hobgood aka “Damo”

A Conversation with IPD’s Bill Hurley and Mark Simpson aka “Simmo”

Our 2 guests this week are part of the Hurley Family Dynasty. With Decades of experience, these 2 saw an opportunity in the surf industry and launched a Clothing Company that was originally a surfboard building brand started by Bob Hurley in 1980 called “International Pro Designs” IPD. The mission of IPD is to reignite surf culture … Continue reading A Conversation with IPD’s Bill Hurley and Mark Simpson aka “Simmo”

A Conversation with Jim Trenton aka “The Poorman”

Our guest this week is our first DJ radio personality. He has been dominating the airwaves since the early 80’s, getting his first gig on KROQ broadcasting reviews of his self-published “inexpensive restaurant guild books” he wrote. From there he became KROQ’s local surf reporter with our very Own HB Legend “Rockin Fig” (R.I.P) and … Continue reading A Conversation with Jim Trenton aka “The Poorman”

A Conversation with Josh Hansen of Hansen’s Surfboards

Our Guest this week is about a Surfboard Shaper that been around Since 1961. From early days in Santa Cruz being an apprentice under Jack O’neill, to shaping under Hobie and Jacobs, it was on the North Shore of Oahu where this shaper made his mark building world class high performance Shapes, which lead to … Continue reading A Conversation with Josh Hansen of Hansen’s Surfboards