Some people are born with the “gift” to inspire us to reach our potential. Chris Kettner, aka “The Specialist” a Naval veteran, is one of those unique individuals. Born in Richmond, Virginia, this gifted communicator hit the ground running after proudly serving his country. In a very short time he had become one of the most prolific and successful door to door salesmen in the U.S. With over 40 years of one on one sales experience, he has been recognized with numerous awards, including 5 “man of the year awards” (3 consecutively). As a published author, he penned the highly respected trade manual “The Sales and Management Bible”. He jokingly quips “I have personally interviewed over 250,000 families in their homes, and that doesn’t count the 2 million that didn’t let me in the door. “The Specialist” nickname was given to him over the years for his unique style of teaching, delivery, and attention to minute details.
It may be Wacky Friday, but The Specialist takes the day to share some great tips.
Ever heard of the 4 way Test regarding gossip or the 3 criteria points when determining the potential success of a political candidate? Well tune in and get the facts!
Chris is joined today by two extraordinary guests. Karen Ford a Master Financial Coach, entrepreneur and author provides an array of advice on investments, credit cards and personal finance.
James Purpura award winning filmmaker, author and creator of the Powerful U Movement gives us an inside look at his journey ...from solitary jail confinement to major success in the tech world.
Don't Panic! Tune in as The Specialist gives an update on the coronavirus and some tips to help you be prepared if it should become a pandemic situation in the US.
Manette Morgan speaker, coach , survivor and author joins Chris for a personal look at the path she has traveled to healing from childhood abuse. A riveting segment not to be missed.
Franklin Rye host of Political Spirits, a weekly podcast focusing primarily on national political issues joins Mainstreet U.S.A today for a look at today's political scene in America.
For a recap of The Pandering Pity Party for the African Americans also known as the Democratic Debate tune in to The Specialist.
Pamela Stanley International Recording artist, song writer and entertainer joins Chris for a delightful tour through her years in the music industry. Pamela evens shares two very important announcements with the listeners.
Paul Dacyczyn owner of Northampton Firearms joins us on Mainstreet U.S.A as he gives all the details about possible new gun laws in Virginia as the Democrats and Republicans continue their slug fest
Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden hosts The Specialist Radio Show today and to the delight of all our listeners manages to include some stories from his 31 year Naval Career. Today being no exception, Kenny shares his story of participating in the 50th Anniversary Event commemorating Hiroshima and the end of WWII.
He goes on to look in great detail at the coronavirus and a lot of the unknowns and what ifs.
Call in guests Retired Admiral Hamlin Tallent and The Specialist himself weigh in on the Democratic Party's continuing crisis as well as Sanders's lead for the nomination.
All of these stories and much more...
The Specialist recaps his recent interview on The Batchelor Radio show and gives an update of the Nevada Primary which has Colonel Sanders leading the pack of Democratic Candidate hopefuls.
Jeffrey Weber. widely recognized music industry professional with 2 Grammys, 7 Nominations and at least 17 top ten albums and author joins Chris for an insider's look at the music industry. Don't miss their major announcement !!!!
Dr. Lisa Renz, Executive Director of BNI Southeastern Virginia, adjunct Professor in the school of leadership and business with Regent University joins Chris on Mainstreet U.S.A and explains in detail the mission and purpose of BNI.
When Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden joins The Specialist, Chris Kettner for a 3 hour worldwide presentation you can bet no news topics are off limits. From the roasting of Bloomberg last night in the Democratic Debate, to a major discussion on who will be the last men or women standing as the Primaries keep coming, to our 2nd Amendment rights these two keep the airwaves sizzling hot. Don't miss a minute!!!
Drum roll please! Yes another Democratic Debate will be broadcast live tonight. Listen and learn as The Specialist gives a preview of tonight's main event. Chris goes on to update the whirling speculations on AG Barr and President Trump 's relationship.
Dr. Joye Pugh, author, songwriter, singer and expert in Biblical prophecy joins Chris for a 2 hour special presentation. From governmental control to the day or Armageddon these two cover it all.
Phillip Van Cleave President of the Virginia Citizens Defense League calls in to give an up to the minute report on the failure to past a major bill on assault weapons in Richmond that had Democrats breaking party lines to kill the passage.
With today being President's Day, The Specialist takes the time to give us a little history and a few fun facts. He then gives us the update on all topics in the news including a breaking story from Richmond where the Senate has defeated the bill to abolish assault weapons in the Commonwealth.
Caller Chris Woods calls in and gives us the scoop on his new patent a cast portal. So awesome. Sid Markwith, co-owner of Cape Vapes joins Chris on Mainstreet U.S.A as he updates us about the vaping situation in the US.
The Specialist Radio Hour welcomes former Marine and Retired Airline pilot Craig Hudgins as today's guest host. Along with Craig we welcome his wife Kathy who is in charge of an Intensive Care Unit at a major local hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. Tune in as they take a close look at the health care system in the United States .
Jack Stagman, Pastor from South Africa now living in Northern Virginia talks in depth at the critical dilemmas in South Africa .
Phil Exner a Retired Colonel in the Marines, past Director Combat Assessment Team in the Iraq War joins us on Mainstreet U.S.A where he talks about ACCTS an organization building leaders and military Christian fellowship worldwide.
With the New Hampshire Primary in the record books with a victory for Colonel Sanders The Specialist looks at what could possibly be the Presidential ticket for 2020. We all might be getting a big SHOCK!
As the Virginia 2nd Amendment rights are hanging in the balance Chris welcomes Philip Van Cleave President of The Virginia Citizens Defense League. Mr. Van Cleave jumps right in to update all the bills that could become law on July 1st. SAY NO TO GUN CONTROL!! Call you Delegates and Senators and demand they say NO.
Paul Dacyczyn past District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler of the Elks Lodge joins Mainstreet U.S.A as he updates the listeners on this fraternal organization whose mission is one of service.
Lawrence Land, personal injury lawyer legend from the Hampton Roads area joins The Specialist as he explains the help he provides for individuals suffering from mesothelioma and lung cancer. Call him any time at 1,-800-800-1911. From Spain to Maine he has you covered.
J T. Madicus. Author, American entrepreneur, medical educator and activist known worldwide for his You Tube FUTURE DOC HOUSE SHOW gives of his modern approach to teaching medicine and some possible scenarios to alleviate the world wide shortage of doctors.
Steve Goreham Executive Director of the Science Coalition of America, expert climatologist and author of 4 books including Outside the Green Box lends his expertise to thwart the misconception on the climate assuring all that we are not having a crisis.
On the eve of the New Hampshire Primary, The Specialist predicts where the Candidates will land when the final ballots are tallied. He goes on to predict a possible brokered convention in the Dems future.
Mainstreet U.S.A welcomes the founder and driving force behind Daddy's Little Dress Shirt Maria Mandara and her business partner her husband Frankie Mandara. Maria and Frankie give us an inside look at a dream that is now a profitable reality. Check them out on line. An amazing one of a kind clothing line and an awesome story.
It's WACKY Friday and The Specialist welcomes everyone by reading a few of the awesome emails sent in by his guests.
Dr. Larry Fedewa author and host of The Dr. Larry Show joins Chris as they touch on a variety of topics including the Iowa Debacle, the ImpeachMINT and the arrogant Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi.
In the last hour The Specialist treks around the globe updating the news.
Have a great weekend.
As The Specialist takes to the air waves his first order of business is a recap of The President's State of the Union Address and to admonish Speaker Pelosi for not only her total lack of respect and disregard for President Trump but for all those in attendance as well of the millions of viewers. GO HOME CRAZY NANCY!!!
Phillip Wilson owner of The Book Bin and long time friend of the show joins us today to reveal some news reads to our listeners. Always an awesome hour when Phillip is in the house.
David Richards a veteran Marine. Yoga expert and author joins Chris as he gives us a look at his amazing journey to date in service to others and previews his upcoming new book THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER.
Join The Specialist as he talks politics starting with the Iowa Democratic Disaster as all Candidates declare themselves winners.
Daniel Gade, disabled military Veteran, retiring from the Army in 2017 as a Lieutenant. Colonel and now running for the US Senate in Virginia opposing the odious and overrated Mark Warner joins Chris as they discuss the need to abolish career politicians in Washington. Daniel calls him self a career servant unlike the career politician Warner. Amazing person with so much to offer his constituents. Check Daniel out on gadeforvirginia.com.
Emmanuel Kelly singer, songwriter X Factor star and differently abled pop star is an extraordinary young man with such an amazing story. From a shoebox in war torn Iraq to the glitz and glamour of the stage performing for thousands--a true life story that will leave you inspired.
Join The Specialist as he gives his personal recap of Super Bowl Sunday--the game, the half time heinie show as well as the much anticipated commercials.
U.S. Congressional Representative Denver Lee Riggleman, III ,Air Force Veteran and co-owner and operator of Silverback Distillery joins Chris as he looks at his military service , political and business careers.
Naomi Darg owner of the Voiajer Gift Shop in Cape Charles, Virginia joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A. what an amazing young lady with an awesome story of service to others.
Join The Specialist on Wacky Friday as he steamrolls over unions, gays and the right to entertainer agent representation. He then updates the impeachment trial hoax.
Jennifer Brown, Executive Director of the Legacy Foundation, Realtor and former high fashion jewelry consultant for Cookie Lee joins Chris for an in depth look at her work in Los Angeles. An amazing story of dedication.
Jaime Wright one of the most highly sought after millennial lawyers in L A. discusses a multitude of hot topics including impeachment, Iran , homeless crisis in California and the vaccination of children just to highlight a few.
The Specialist Radio Hour welcomes Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden as the Host today.
Kenny is joined today by Dr. Joye Pugh an expert in Biblical prophecy, songwriter, singer and author.
These two get totally charged up as they cover a vast variety of topics from life on a farm in southern Georgia to the life changing dream of Dr . Joye at the tender age of 6.
Paul Dacyzyn, past District Deputy Director of the Elks Lodge along with Rick Gathen, Grand Lodge Membership and Marketing Manager join Kenny for a closer look at the Elks Lodge programs geared to helping Veterans and youth.
The Specialist Radio Show welcomes Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden as our guest host along with his guest Retired Admiral Hamlin Tallent. Combined these 2 gentlemen have given 63 years of service to our Country.
They cover a vast array of topics from the impeachment trial, personal Naval experiences, US foreign aid and current Virginia politics and seem to just be getting warmed up.
Don't miss a minute!!!
Join The Specialist today as he updates the tragic death of former NBA GREAT Kobe Bryant and his daughter along with 7 others. Chris also updates the Republicans questioning of witnesses in the impeachment trial.
Ericka Nicole Malone, actress, writer, director producer and CEO of Ericka Nicole Malone Entertainment joins Chris for an amazing insight with this multi talented lady. An inspiring hour not to be missed.
The Specialist is then joined by Anis Maknojia an actor, Executive Producer and Creator behind Land Ahoy Films. Listen as he tells his story on the road to Hollywood.
As the Democratic Managers have their last day to trash Trump, The Specialist gives a brief impeachment trial update and moves on to salute the President for being the first ever US President to attend the annual March for Life in D.C.
Rocky Romanella an experienced CEO, Director, Keynote speaker, Executive Advisor expert in customer service and leadership development as well as author of Tighten The Lug Nuts joins Chris for a detailed discussion of our health care system.
Sean Holland, CEO of Holland Valley Coffee joins Chris on Mainstreet U.S.A as he gives us a behind the scenes look at how he became involved in the coffee business and where you can find his organic coffee. Check his product out on Amazon, Amazon Prime and Holland Valley Coffee Website.
As the Trump trial begins, Senator McConnell states it will be swift with long days. Listen as The Specialist highlights the upcoming trial along with updates on yesterday's 2bd ammendment rally in Richmond, Virginia.
Terry Beatley, President of the Hosea Initiative a nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote an America where every unborn life is welcomed and protected by law joins Chris as they discuss in great detail the evolution of abortion.
Jessie Perez motivational speaker, author and certified True Colours Facilitator and founder of We Speak Colours joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A with some exciting breaking news you don't want to miss.
Reporters are feeling the heat as harsh restrictions are imposed by the U.S. Senate prior to the impeachment trial and The Specialist is on it as he elaborates on this development as well as other pertinent information relating to the impending trial.
Dr. Larry Fedewa, author and Host of the Dr. Larry Show joins Chris for a 2 hour worldwide presentation as together they explore Dr. Larry's illustrious career from it's beginnings to the present day.
The Specialist and his guest then move on to a myriad of topics including the mounting tensions in Virginia over proposed new gun laws, the upcoming impeachment of Trump and the recent launching by Fox of an all Black Channel.
Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden was our special guest host today and as you know from his previous times as host it was filled with a myriad of topics including his step back in time to give of some great memories from his illustrious 31 year Naval career.
To add to all of this Craig Hudgins former Marine and retired international pilot joins Kenny. From the pure delight of their comoradiary , you hear funny stories of days gone by and their every so strong belief in protecting our 2nd Amendment rights.
As tonight is the last debate before the Iowa Primary, The Specialist sets the stage for the remaining Candidates still in the running for the Democratic nomination and looks at 2 possible scenarios as Pelosi meets with Democratic Caucus about the next steps in the impeachment debacle.
Lilian Garcia multitalented singer, songwriter, former ring announcer and currently announcing for the PFL joins Chris as she updates us on the new directions her career and show Chasing Glory are taking her.
Paul Dacyczyn owner of Northampton Firearms joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A and jumps right on the Democrats and Governor of Virginia as they are trying to pass ridiculous gun laws.