Tony Michaels - October 30, 2013

Tony Michaels, President & CEO of the Parade Company tells Paul W. Smith, Former Tiger Manager Jim Leyland is going to be the Grand Marshall of America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van.

Polo Sandoval - May 26, 2015

Correspndent Polo Sandoval talks to Paul W. Smith live from Wimberley, Texas about the deadly and destructive flash flooding and he says some people have drowned in the high waters and others are missing. 

Roger Penske - May 26, 2015

Roger Penske talks to Paul W. Smith about Juan Pablo Montoya's Indy 500 win for "Team Penske" and he now he turns his attention to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix this weekend. 

Saunteel Jenkins - May 26, 2015

Saunteel Jenkins, THAW CEO tells Paul W. Smith that THAW has received the single largest non-utility, private gift in the organization’s history, a $1 million donation from Miller Buckfire & Co., a New York-based investment banking firm, to provide water ...

Mike Shaw - May 26, 2015

Michigan State Police Lt. Mike Shaw talks to Paul W. Smith about the massive tanker fire explosion over the weekend and he says the I-75 northbound ramp from 1-75, Fisher to I-75 Chrysler will remain closed for most of the week. 

Matt Cullen - May 26, 2015

Matt Cullen, President & CEO of Rock Ventures LLC & Chairman of M-1 Rail talks to Paul W. Smith about Dan Gilbert purchasing the M-1 Rail naming rights.

Debbie Holton - May 26, 2015

Debbie Holton, Director of SME Industry Strategy & Events talks to Paul W. Smith about the Big M Event coming up next Tuesday, June 2nd. For more information go to

Mary Kramer - May 26, 2015

Mary Kramer, Publisher of Crain's Detroit Business talks to Paul W. Smith about this week's Mackinac Policy Conference at Grand Hotel and she also has some other interesting notes for Paul about the M-1 rail system and this area's highest paid CEO's.

James Craig - May 22, 2015

Detroit Police James Craig talks to Paul W. Smith about his two year contract extension and he also says they are working hard to find a rapist who is targeting young girls walking to school.

Sam Fotias - May 22, 2015

Sam Fotias, one of the organizers of the Movement Electronic Music Festival in Detroit talks to Paul W. Smith about this weekend's event at Hart Plaza. For tickets go to 

Mike Babcock - May 22, 2015

Mike Babcock, outgoing Red Wings head coach tells Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney that he's excited to start his new job with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Sandy Baruah - May 22, 2015

Sandy Baruah, Detroit Regional Chamber President & Chief Executive Officer talks to Paul W. Smith about next week's Mackinac Policy Conference at Grand Hotel and he says it's important event for the state of Michigan.

Kevin Mott - May 22, 2015

Kevin Mott of the Ferndale Memorial Day Parade asks Paul W. Smith's listeners to participate in the parade by carrying signs bearing the likeness and names of the soldiers who have died in Iraq & Afghan conflicts. For more information go to

Susan Tompor - May 22, 2015

Susan Tompor, Detroit Free Press Personal Finance Columnist tells Paul W. Smith about a new scam called "card cracking" that's aimed at vulnerable college students.

Susan Hiltz - May 22, 2015

AAA's Susan Hiltz tells Paul W. Smith more than one million Michiganders will travel over the long Memorial Day weekend and she says it's going to be a good travel weekend because the economy is improving and gas prices are down. 

Ken Holland - May 21, 2015

Ken Holland, Red Wings General Manager has a great conversation with Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about Mike Babcock's decision to leave the Wings and coach for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Bill Schuette - May 21, 2015

Bill Schuette, Michigan's Attorney General talks to Paul W. Smith about four bogus cancer charities with Michigan ties and he says the scam is terrible for cancer victims because it could affect donations to legitimate cancer charities. 

Fred Upton - May 21, 2015

Congressman Fred Upton, Chairman of the House Committee on Energy & Commerce talks to Paul W. Smith about the massive Takata air bag defect that involves 34 million cars.

Mark Sheperdigian - May 21, 2015

Mark Sheperdigian, Rose Pest Solutions Entomologist & Vice-President of Technical Services tells Paul W. Smith spring is here and the bugs are out in full force especially the ants.

Frank McGeorge - May 21, 2015

Dr. Frank McGeorge, Henry Ford Medical Group Physician tells Paul W. Smith that maple syrup may play a role in fighting bacteria resistant diseases.

Stefan Sommer - May 21, 2015

Dr. Stefan Sommer, ZF CEO tells Paul W. Smith the acquisition of TRW Automotive is complete and as part of the celebration a donation of a $100,000 has been made to FIRST in Michigan.

Sam Slaughter & Ryan White - May 21, 2015

Sam Slaughter, North American International Auto Show Vice-Chairman & Ryan White, the winner of the "Courageous Persuader" grand prize talk to Paul W. Smith about the competition that's designed to create awareness among teens about drunk driving. ...