Relatecasts Hosts

Rick Zanotti

Executive Producer

Rick is a seasoned pro with over 25 years in IT and 17 in eLearning and development. He has run a successful consulting firm, RELATE Corporation, since 1984. Rick’s expertise lies in business and technology. He has worked in finance, insurance, publishing, manufacturing and distribution environments. A life-long techie, he is a geek at heart. He brings a wide array of experience and knowledge as a host of tech and media to the shows.


In his spare time Rick teaches martial arts and has written articles read world-wide on the subject. He is an avid reader, writer, audio and video professional. Rick is always busy!


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Geoff Blanchard

Show Host for Tech Down Over

Geoff is involved in the training and development area. Producing eLearning modules using Adobe Captivate and Lectora creating voice overs for said modules.


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Susan Nash, Phd.

Show Host

Director of Education and Professional Development at AAPG - American Association of Petroleum Geologists



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Dawn Mahoney

Show Host for eLearnChat

Dawn J. Mahoney is a Training professional and extensive experience in Instructional Design, Training delivery and eLearning. She is an active member of ASTD and a CPLP (Certified Professional in Learning and Performance).


As conference chair, lead a team of volunteers to design and facilitate annual fall ASTD Leaders Conference (ALC). During the planning year, team members were responsible for attending monthly virtual planning sessions, hiring keynote speakers, reviewing and selecting concurrent session through a rigorous RFP process. Volunteer team members partnered with members of the ASTD staff and its vendors to ensure a significant conference experience.




Kirsten Rourke

Show Host for eMediaChat

Kirsten Rourke is the owner of Rourke Computer Training and has been providing customized software training in the Boston area since its founding in 2000. Kirsten is an Adobe Certified Instructor and a CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+). She has been teaching software since 1998 and had the pleasure of working with a wide variety of clients in the US and 12 other countries.


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Carly Alyssa Thorne

Show Host for Social We Media

Transformationalist Muse: Conscious Business Consulting, Social Media Consultant , Author, Nature Photographer, Multi-Sensory Journeys, Passionate Communicator.


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Tricia Ransom

Show Host for eLearnChat

Tricia Ransom is a senior learning specialist at Guardian Analytics where she designs, develops, and delivers customer training.


With over 15 years’ experience as an L&D consultant, eLearning developer, instructional designer, and facilitator, Tricia focuses on creating short, relevant, and social learning solutions.


Tricia holds a master’s degree in training and development from Roosevelt University, Chicago.





Lisa Goldstein

Show Host for eLearnChat

eLearning development and management.


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Trina Rimmer

Show Host for eLearnChat

With focused creativity and an eye for aesthetics, Trina writes, designs, develops, and delivers award-winning eLearning and Instructor-led programs that leap performance barriers and delight learners and stakeholders alike.


Whatever your performance or communication challenge she's here to listen, learn, collaborate and create with you.


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Alex Lind

Show Host for MobileMatters

Alex is a West Point graduate and former Army officer who was also a gifted concert pianist.


Alex is an entrepreneur in the field of Mobile and Digital Marketing and a respected Marketing strategist and Business development professional.


His passion for Mobile and Digital compelled him to build two Mobile Marketing Startups in the past 6 years. Alex demonstrates clear leadership skills and runs Relate’s Sales & Marketing operations.





Gina Schreck

Show Host for SchreckTeck

Gina Schreck is the president and chief hooligan at SynapseConnecting, an interactive media and technology company. They help organizations connect and build their communities through the use of social media and technology tools. Gina is an international speaker, author of several books, including Getting’ Geeky with Twitter, and was the technical editor on the latest Complete Idiots Guide to Social Media!Gina was ranked as one of the top 50 women influencers online in FastCompany’s Influence project.


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Coline Son Lee

Show Host

Coline T. Son Lee, CISA, PMP, CPLP – “the sultry voiced co-host with many letters” is a workplace learning and performance (WLP) specialist. She is a principal at Everest CS based in Southern California. Her skills include uncovering business and learner needs in almost any industry, digging down to the actual root causes of performance issues, developing customized interventions and designing learning programs that bring real business results.


Coline has an international career background spanning 15 years in logistics, supply chain management, procurement, construction, retail sales and software development. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree (magna cum laude) in Business Administration with an emphasis in Information Systems, as well as several highly recognized certifications. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, tennis and boxing. Her hobbies include photography and cooking.


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Jean Franzblau

Show Host

Jean is a professional speaker with eleven years of training and coaching experience. She has had the opportunity to work and consult with the following industries: non-profit, law, entertainment, technology, government, health care, recruiting, hospitality, education, financial services and real estate. Jean has worked in six countries for up to three hundred people.


Jean received her B.A. with cum laude honors at UCLA in Communications and Business Administration. She completed the Train the Trainer course with the American Society for Training and Development and served on that organization’s Los Angeles board. As a performing artist, Jean studied at the renowned Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theater in New York. She has performed in theater, television, voice-over and film.


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Terrence Wing

Show Host for eLearnChat

Terrence was a multi-talented professional and friend. He was a mentor to many, a leadership coach, a social media advocate, a sales manager, and a master in Instructional Technology. Terrence left us all way too early at the age of 42. We all miss him dearly. May he rest in peace.