Montgomery & Co.

By Renee Montgomery

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Montgomery & Co. is a weekly podcast where WNBA champion and part-owner of the Atlanta Dream Renee Montgomery is joined by her mother Bertela Montgomery, her sister Nicole Young and her wife Sirena Grace as they chart a unique path through the business world as four black and brown women keeping their family first at all times. Both insightful and compelling, this one-of-a-kind talk show combines interviews with some of the world’s top innovators & entrepreneurs with sports and culture conversations and a splash of lighthearted family fun.  Formerly known as Remotely Renee, we have officially launched! As new episodes are posted, don't forget to enjoy some of our previous episodes.

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Episode 2: Rise & Grind
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Today on Montgomery & Co., One half of Run the Jewels, Killer Mike, talks about the great city of Atlanta, black excellence, and the value of education. Also, chairman of Jordan Brand Larry Miller joins us to speak about his career and his redemption story. Plus, we "Bring It To the Pod." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 20, 2022
Episode 1: From the Ground Up
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Welcome to Montgomery & Co. Today, Renee Montgomery and her co-hosts, Sirena, Nicole, and Snook talk to Jemele Hill of The Atlantic, and Bo Han, the founder, and CEO of Buzzer about social media's influence and how to bet on yourself in business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 13, 2022
Montgomery & Co.: Establishing the Company
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To tell you what inspired Montgomery & Co., we bring you our host, Renee Montgomery, sharing the story of her mother, Bertlela Montgomery, who she affectionately calls "Snook." Montgomery & Co., every Thursday on the Le Batard and Friends Network. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2021
Ep 36 - Going For the Gold IRL
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The 2 Lit Crew discusses what's going on in the Olympics and what goes on in the mindset of the athletes while they perform, and also how they brand themselves. Also, the crew discusses their Olympic viewing habits. Plus, some heavy criticism of the International Olympic Committee from Nicole. And Renee has a special announcement to close today's proceedings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 04, 2021
Ep 35 - Hi Haters IRL
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Welcome to Episode 35 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 27, 2021
Ep 34 - WNBA All-Star IRL
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Welcome to Episode 34 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 22, 2021
Ep 33.5 - Cari Champion - Broadcast Journalist IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Cari Champion - Broadcast Journalist IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 17, 2021
Ep 33 - Vax That Thing Up IRL
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Welcome to Episode 33 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 13, 2021
Ep 32.5 - OG King Curt - GM/Coach of Nets Gaming Crew IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - OG King Curt - GM/Coach of Nets Gaming Crew IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 08, 2021
Ep 32 - Young and Reckless IRL
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Welcome to Episode 32 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 06, 2021
Ep 31.5 - Ben Baller - Entrepreneur and Jeweler IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Ben Baller - Entrepreneur and Jeweler IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 02, 2021
Ep 31 - Man Glam IRL
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Welcome to Episode 31 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Renee welcome in the 2 Lit-crew, and they discuss the holiday of the day. Renee welcomes the 2-Lit Crew and says congratulations to the VP for his tenth anniversary for PG Sports. Renee asks him to grade his first ten years, and then they reminisce about when they first met. On Scoreboard, Renee and the 2-Lit Crew discuss Real World meets sports. They talk about females athletes in the corporate world and making money during the pandemic. While our one-on-one guest Be Baller was making money on his brand, the 2-Lit Crew had other goals in mind. This week on Remote 1-on-1, Renee sits down with Ben Baller, and he talks about all of his current business ventures. In addition, he gives insight on why he retired and how he got started in his recent business ventures. Remote Game show Renee calls Angel Gray! She sounds happy and terrified at the same time and but she is up for the challenge. Happening IRL Cole talks with Kimberly Kruz, makeup artist to the stars. She talks about going from runway makeup to Sports Glam. Remote Roots, Snook talks about festivals. She talks about the Juneteenth Festival in WV and other festivals all over the country. Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Scoreboard: 6:17 Remote 1-on-1: 21:24 Remote Game Show: 30:30 Happening IRL: 34:35 Remote Roots: 53:28 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 29, 2021
Ep 30.5 - Darius Miles - Podcaster and Former NBA Player IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Darius Miles - Podcaster and Former NBA Player IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 25, 2021
Ep 30 - Happy Diddy Day IRL
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Welcome to Episode 30 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 22, 2021
Ep 29.5 - Snoop Dillard - Serial Entrepreneur IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Snoop Dillard - Serial Entrepreneur IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 17, 2021
Ep 29 - Vacation Vibes IRL
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Welcome to Episode 29 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Renee welcome in the 2 Lit-crew, and they discuss the holiday of the day. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew are on vacation! Renee welcomes in the 2-Lit Crew from Florida! This week on Remote Scoreboard, Renee and the 2-Lit Crew discuss the Space Jam shoes released after the new movie starring Lebron James. They also go over the Mayweather vs. Logan fight numbers, and the 2 Lit-Crew are torn about celebrity boxing matches. The March Madness trademark is causing madness with the 2-Lit Crew. Everyone has a strong opinion about the NCAA "allowing" the women's division to use the term that ends with a call to action from the sponsors. The bonus news on the scoreboard Paul gives the top 10 most expensive vacation spots in the world. The 2 Lit-Crew decide next year's vacation may be to Montgomery Island. Happening IRL this week, Cole sits down with Keith Lewis from Fathers F1rst. He talks about how and why he started the organization. He gives insight into his upcoming events for Father's Day. In the Remote Game Show, Renee calls former teammate of UConn Kalana Green. She answers questions for the game show and gives Paul a new nickname in the process. Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with Snoop Dillard. Serial entrepreneur and executive. She shares how she began her entrepreneurial empire, and at an early age, Snoop knew she wanted to own many businesses. Remote Show and Tell, Paul, shares his new baseball card. Snook and Cole are happy that it's an actual baseball card and not electronic. Remote Roots shares vacation memories. Renee, Snook, and Cole give a glimpse into the Montgomery family vacation with a funny twist. Tune in to find out what happens! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 1:13 happening IRL: 29:31 Remote Gameshow: 46:02 Remote 1-on-1: 49:27 Remote Show and Tell: 1:02:16 Remote Roots: 1:05:15 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 15, 2021
Ep 28.5 - Amar'e Stoudemire - NBA All Star and NBA Coach IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Amar'e Stoudemire - NBA All-Star and NBA Coach IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 11, 2021
Ep 28 - NIL to MIL IRL
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Welcome to Episode 28 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 08, 2021
Ep 27.5 - Claressa Shields - Boxing World Champion IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Claressa Shields - Boxing World Champion IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 04, 2021
Ep 27 - Super Varsity Smash IRL
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Welcome to Episode 27 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Renee brings in the 2 Lit-Crew and reflects on their Memorial Day weekend. Everyone had a wonderful and relaxed weekend full of family, friends, and food. Remote Scoreboard Paul introduces us to Varsity Gaming Sports for high schools and colleges. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew welcome the Varsity for all concepts. They also discuss Joe Tsai acquiring more sports teams, and Paul asks Renee and the 2 Lit- Crew, who is the most winning women's basketball program in the league's history. The answer leaves Renee and 2-Lit Crew in disbelief. Hero IRL this week highlights Daniel Rodriguez. Veteran and Clemson Alumni share why he decided to go into the service and the fantastic story of how he ended up at Clemson. He also wrote an inspiring book called Rise and explains how he decided to write the book. Remote Gameshow Renee call's up Rymel Short. He gets 3 out of 5 right but gets one of Renee's personal trivia questions wrong that blows everyone's mind. Remote 1-on- 1 is Claressa Shields; she shares how it feels to be a two-time Olympian. She talks about fighting to be respected for the number of titles and championships she has won. She also shares her excitement for her MMA debut. She also talks about her transition from boxing to MMA. Remote Roots Snook starts her summer reading. Snook gives a brief synopsis of Stacey Abrams and her new book that she will be reading during her vacation. Remote Roses -Camille Buxeda, the creator of WSlam, joins us to give roses to not only a friend of Renee but a former teammate. The score is tight, and the competition is stiff. Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote scoreboard:2:00 Hero IRL: 17:04 Remote Gameshow: 31:28 Remote 1-on-1: 34:28 Remote Roots: 45:03 Remote Roses: 49:30 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 01, 2021
Ep 26.5 - Rosalyn Gold-Onwude - Sports Broadcaster IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Rosalyn Gold-Onwude - Sports Broadcaster IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 28, 2021
Ep 26 - Jacksonville Jerseys IRL
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Welcome to Episode 26 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 25, 2021
Ep 25 - Starting 5 IRL
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Welcome to Episode 25 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Remotely Renee started with a tribute to the new WNBA season! Renee welcomes in the 2 Lit Crew, and Snook gave us a look into her fun experience going to an Atlanta Hawks game and going to the first game of the season for the Atlanta Dream! Renee announces her NFT’s that are going international! Stay tuned for the big reveal on May 21st! Remote Scoreboard this week is Paul reveals the followers for all the major sports combined barely beat the following of 3 famous soccer players. Then they discuss the Forbes top paid athletes with a missing piece – women. Then they discuss endorsements and why baseball doesn’t have the endorsements that other sports have. Shaq’s investments list blow the cast of Remotely Renee away. Webster’s dictionary is getting in on the NFT craze! Cole is asking Chic fila, where is the sauce? The 2-Lit Crew weighs in on what is happening with the sauce shortage. Paul’s bonus scoreboard was Cole’s bowling experience on Mother’s Day! Happening IRL this week features Heartlent Group. They give a breakdown of the concepts and ideas behind Renee’s amazing NFT’s! We are excited with anticipation of the big moment!Remote Game Show is here! This is the pilot, and our guest contestant is Bryce Young! He answers 3 out of five, and the cast of Remotely Renee told him he needs to watch more shows! Become a contestant win instant money and a top shot!! Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with Grant Gustin, the Flash! Grant tells us when he started acting. Grant talks about his mom and how she saw his talent before he knew he had talent. He also let us know about his first day on the set of the Flash. Remote Roots this week Snook is making smoothies! Snook shows us how she makes her Kale smoothies to hide the vegetables for the non-vegetable lovers. Snook and her granddaughter Shayla take a taste test with glowing reviews! Renee changed up Remote Roses this week and gave Roses to the WNBA organization! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 6:18Happening IRL: 24:55Remote Game Show 30:44Remote 1-on-1: 34:03Remote Roots: 45:25Remote Roses: 48:07 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 18, 2021
Ep 24.5 - Lisa Borders - Former WNBA President IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Lisa Borders - Former WNBA President IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 13, 2021
Ep 24 - WNBA Bombs and Moms IRL
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Welcome to Episode 24 of Remotely Renee. Thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Happy Mother’s Day! Renee welcomes in the 2-lit Crew and says Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers, especially mothers in the WNBA organization. Right before the scoreboard, Renee announces her new venture in theatre. Remote Scoreboard Paul talks more about cryptocurrency, and Snook is now a believer. She is ready to invest. This week Paul talks about music artists using sports jerseys as advertisements for upcoming albums. The 2-Lit Crew says this a great and creative idea. Paul continues to talk music and informs Remotely Renee cast about DJ Khaled’s new album drop and automatically hits number 1 on the charts. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew talk gaming, and Nintendo sales are through the roof! Twitter and Tips? Twitter now allows you to receive money in a tip jar. The Remotely Renee cast says they are going to open their jars for donations! Happening IRL Cheryl Coward from Hoopfeed joins us live and gives us the predictions on the upcoming WNBA season. She also reminds us that the WNBA is young, and the WNBA is further in growth than the NBA was in its 25th year. Renee also asks her about her 2021 championship predictions. Remotely 1-on-1 this week, Renee sit’s down with Lisa Borders, former WNBA president and current founder of her podcast called Enlightened. She talks about her ventures as the WNBA president and how she brought the Atlanta Dream to Atlanta. She ends her interview with a special message for Snook about cryptocurrency. Remote Roses Snook has a special tribute to the special mothers in her life, her daughters. The touching tribute has everyone appreciating their mother and the special mothers in their lives. Renee asks Snook and Cole what Mother’s Day means to them, and Paul said that he’s a great son and celebrates his mother all year long. Remote Roses Jasmine Baker joins us to give out roses to a DJ but a strategist for women’s basketball in Kenya. Jasmine stumps Renee and the 2-Lit Crew and gains a point! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 4:51Happening IRL: 27:27Remote 1-on-1: 40:40RemoteRoots: 50:55Remote Roses: 1:03:21 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 11, 2021
Ep 23.5 - Shelly Bell - Founder of Black Girl Ventures IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Shelly Bell - Founder of Black Girl Ventures IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 06, 2021
Ep 23 - Saucy Ventures IRL
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May the 4th be with you! Renee welcomes the 2-Lit Crew in with Stars Wars. But Snook let everyone know that she is a Trekkie. In Remote Scoreboard, Paul talks about Marshawn Lynch’s new investment in MMA tournaments. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew debate boxing versus MMA. Who are the top apparel companies in the world? The results are shocking. Trevor Lawrence signed major deals before he drafted. NFT’s and Cryptocurrency make another appearance during the scoreboard. Finally, Renee and the 2 Lit Crew discuss sauces. Paul informs the 2-Lit Crew that Patrick Mahomes has a new barbeque sauce named after him. The 2-Lit Crew quickly contemplates starting their sauce empire but promptly diverts to praising Chic-fil-a sauces. Happening IRL is Kenny Mayne, ESPN broadcaster and founder of Run Freely. He talks about his broadcasting career, How he got started with ESPN, and why he started Run Freely. He gives us insight into why Run Freely is a great organization that helps veterans and Remotely Top Shot, Renee, and the 2-Lit Crew open and give away more NFT’s. But keep viewing and find out how you can get a chance to be a contestant in the Remotely Top Shot game! Remote 1-On-1 this week Renee sits down with shelly Bell, founder of Black Girl Ventures. She talks about how her path changed many times before finding her calling and leveled up with Nike. Remote Roots this week is going into the ground. Snook takes us to wild and wonderful WV and shows us how to grow potatoes. Then the 2-Lit Crew talks about their country roots. We had a surprise guest this week for Remote Roses. Sirena Grace hands out roses to Gabrielle Union, Renee gains another point and the 2-Lit Crew claim collusion! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 2:00 Happening IRL: 15:00 Remote Top Shot: 28:16 Remotely 1-on-1: 31:44 Remote Roots: 43:30 Remote Roses: 50:58 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 04, 2021
Ep 22.5 - Stephen Jackson - Activist and NBA Champion IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with CC Sabathia - Stephen Jackson - Activist and NBA Champion IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 30, 2021
Ep 22 - Everything Is New IRL
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Welcome to Episode 22 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Renee jumps right into episode 22, introducing the 2-Lit Crew because she has many significant announcements for this episode. On Remote Scoreboard, Paul talks about more athletes buying sports teams. It’s becoming a trend. Paul informs that many athletes own teams, but Snook is still trying to get to a game with A Rod. Renee announces that she is coming out with her own NFT’s, and she asks Darren Ravel to grade her NFT’s. Happening IRL this week, Dan Le Batard reaches joins us and shares his new media venture Meadowlark Media. The casts of the 2-Lit Crew have a host of questions. He also welcomes Renee and the cast of the 2-Lit to his network and is excited about all the latest show that Renee will join with him and others.Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with Stephen Jackson, a former NBA player and personal friend to George Floyd. He gives his background on how he started his career in the NBA. Then he talks about his forever friend George Floyd. Remote Roots, Snook is touched by the recent verdict in the George Floyd case. She wrote a poem that she shares with everyone that expresses how she feels in these frightful times.In Remote Roses Renee takes the lead! Activist Brandon Patterson explains why he decided to move from Connecticut to Georgia to educate people on voting and help save democracy. Then he gives roses to another activist and Renee enjoys another victory lap. Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 1:11 Happening IRL: 11:02 Remote 1-on-1: 25:50 Remote Roots: 38:44 Remote Roses: 45:00 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 27, 2021
Ep 21.5 - Renee Montgomery - Ted Talk IRL
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Renee Montgomery's Ted Talk Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 23, 2021
Ep 21 - Da Twenty One IRL
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Welcome to Episode 21 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Episode 21!!!! Renee talks about her first experience with the draft as an owner and not a player. The 2-Lit Crew shares their excitement with the draft and the grand opportunities coming in the future! On Remote Scoreboard, Cryptocurrency makes another appearance as a controversial hot topic. Paul and Renee make some excellent arguments, but Snook and Cole are still not feeling the wave. But with all the money being made, they may be coming around. Next, Paul talks about big business in Minnesota. Alex Rodriguez and other business associates acquired the Lynx and Timberwolves. The 2-Lit Crew are excited about the new athletic ownership but are sad that the new venture did not include Jennifer Lopez. But don’t worry, Renee and the 2-Lit Crew invite J Lo to an Atlanta Dream game where she is guaranteed courtside seats! This week’s Remotely Top Shot Renee opens 2 Cool Cat packs, and there are some great packs but enough to share! Renee decides to give away a number of the NFT’s to celebrate Episode 21. This week Remotely 1-on-1 is Remotely 21, and Renee shares her Ted Talk interview. She shares what started her activism and why she felt her voice not only needed to be heard but felt. Remote Roots Snook continues her conversation with Will Smith and Fannie Pearl that ends in a hilarious police chase. Howard Megdal, founder and editor of The IX Newsletter and The Next, joins Remotely Renee’s cast and gives roses to legend Ann Meyers Drysdale. Renee won the round giving Renee the lead! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 4:00 NBA Top Shot: 33:03 Remotely 21: 42:13 Remote Roots: 47:14 Remote Roses: 54:44 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 20, 2021
Ep 20 - Detroit Ties IRL
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Welcome to Episode 20 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in.On this episode of Remotely Renee, the 2-Lit Crew and Renee start the show by ranking their favorite WNBA rebel jerseys with some surprising results.On Remote Scoreboard, we have a guest! Cornelius K9 Bundrage joins us to give his take on Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert and his announcement of his 500 million dollar investment into Detroit residents. Paul also asks who would like to be compensated in bitcoin? There’s an even split on those against being paid via bitcoin versus cash. Two of the 2-Lit Crew are not fans of payment in any form of cryptocurrency.Cornelius K9 Bundrage also joins us live in Happening IRL to give us insight into his training Ben Askren (MMA Fighter) to fight Jake Paul. He also shares that he wants to be respected as a trainer, the same as a fighter. He has high hopes for the fight and thinks it will be a great matchup!NBA Top shot is still hot! Renee continues to open packs every week and give them away. The NBA top shot game is coming, and contestants will be chosen to play with Renee and the 2-lit Crew. So listen in, rate, and subscribe to win!Remote 1-On-1 Renee sits down with CC Sabathia, former MLB player for the New York Yankees, and they talk about his early career going into the minor league at the age of 17. He talks about adjusting to the minor leagues, moving into the major league, and becoming a Black Ace.Remote Roots Snook revisits Fannie Pearl and her gotcha (kidnapped) moment and how she ended up in a small coal-mining town called Anawalt, West Virginia.Lisa Lee, Renee’s best friend, joins the 2-Lit Crew and Renee for Remote Roses. Snook was close, but Lisa walks away with a win! No points were awarded this week, but the Remotely Renee cast agrees that Lisa needs to join again during Remote Roots for some great stories.More information will be posted for the NBA Top Shot game coming soon, so listen in to find out how you can become a contestant!Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends!Remote Scoreboard 7:14Happening IRL: 23:28Remotely Top Shot: 31:00Remote 1-On-1: 37:40Remote Roots: 45:35Remote Roses: 57:50Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 13, 2021
Ep 19.5 - Mike Evans - Super Bowl Champ IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Mike Evans - Super Bowl Champ IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 09, 2021
Ep 19 - Show Us The Money IRL
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Welcome to Episode 19 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in.Happy Birthday, VP! Renee, Snook, and Cole start the show by wishing VP a happy birthday from Wild and Wonderful West Virginia!Remote Scoreboard Paul has Renee and the cast saying, “Show me the money!” Paul gives the business deals in sports, and Renee and the 2-Lit Crew find out that Snook is a big Allen Iverson fan.On Happening IRL Renee sits down with Quentin Richardson. He talked about the Knuckleheads’ brand, working with his former AAU teammate, and overcoming life’s obstacles. He also shares how he became part of the Jordan brand and his first big purchase after entering the league.Renee opened another pack on Remotely Top Shot and announced a new Top Shot game is coming to Remotely Renee. Renee gives away 2 NBA Top Shots and then gives a quick shout-out to CashApp!Mike Evans joins Renee this week on Remotely 1-on-1. Mike Evans talks about his college days, his physical growth from High School to college. Then he shares when he decided to make football his main focus. Mike also talked about Tom Brady and the exciting boat party after the championship.Charcuterie boards? On Remote Roots, Snook gives a demonstration on having to make a covid friendly appetizer. Then Paul is challenged to make his version of a charcuterie board to share the next episode.Remote Roses, the scores are evened up! This week Erica Ayala joins Renee and the 2-Lit Crew to give roses to an Atlanta civil rights activist and legend. Snook ties it up with her correct answer, and now the competition is getting tight.Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends!Remote Scoreboard: 5:41Happening IRL: 21:22NBA Top Shot: 32:16Remote 1-on-1: 37:34Remote Roots: 48:48Remote Roses: 54:48Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 06, 2021
Ep 18.5 - Meghan Klingenberg - World Cup and NWSL Champion IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Meghan Klingenberg - World Cup and NWSL Champion IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 01, 2021
Ep 18 - Invest In Women IRL
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Welcome to Episode 18 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in.Renee starts this week’s Remotely Renee talking March Madness! They discuss brackets and bracket busters, and the 2-Lit Crew weighs in on why the men’s tournament has more upsets.Renee announces the Renee Montgomery Foundation’s virtual camps coming this summer and fall.On Remote Scoreboard, Paul shares international soccer games being broadcast on CBS. Renee and the rest of the 2-Lit Crew discuss the growth and exposure it will bring to US soccer as well. Would you let Little Caesar sponsor your living room?Renee and the 2-Lit Crew are split in their decisions, with Snook and Cole contemplating letting Little Caesar’s rent apart of their real estate.On Remote 1-on-1, Renee sits down with Meghan Klingenberg. She discusses that she did not start as a soccer fan but grew to love the sport. She talks about her growth on and off the field.This week on Remote Roots, Snook does a recap of international women’s month. She talks about women’s rights have progressed in the US from the 1920s to the present. Her overview shows that women have grown, but there is still room for growth.This week Penny Guevara the site lead for Beyond Women’s Sports and also an editor for The Next joins Remotely Renee to hand out the roses, and Renee ties it up with Paul. Snook and Cole vow a comeback and say it’s not over yet!Renee closes out the show opening up a Top Shot pack, and decides to give two away!Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends!Remote Scoreboard: 9:30Remote 1-On-1: 24:58Remote Roots: 37:00Remote Roses: 52:52Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 30, 2021
Ep 17.5 - Tina Lifford - Queen Sugar IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Tina Lifford - Queen Sugar Actress IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 26, 2021
Ep 17 - Being Allies IRL
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Welcome to Episode 17 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Episode 17 starts with the STOP ASIAN HATE! Georgia Tech tennis player Victoria Flores joined the show to share a very hurtful and dangerous situation. Renee and 2-Lit Crew show support and talk the powerful message and stop hate in any form. Remote Scoreboard this week touches on FCF success and the possibility of FCB, Fan Controlled Basketball. Paul talks about the stats and the surprising success, and the 2-Lit Crew agrees that fan-controlled sports could be successful for any sport. Paul also talks about Lebron and the buy into the Redsox. The 2-Lit Crew talks about Lebron’s accomplishments off the court with his philanthropy and other ventures. During the Remote Scoreboard, Paul was given some roses for being a great manager and person. They all chime in to let Paul know they truly appreciate him and explain why others appreciate him as well. Finally, Renee and the 2-Lit Crew discuss the disparaging differences between the food and the amenities at the NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament this year. They ended their discussion with a call to parity for the women’s tournament. Renee with 1-On-1 with Tina Lifford, the renowned actress on Queen Sugar. She shared with Renee that she always knew she wanted to be an actress and how her parents recognized her gift and nurtured it. Tina also discussed her journey to stardom. Remote Roots Snook takes a break in women’s month to honor a friend Ivor Sheff that recently passed away. Ivor Sheff is a friend whom Snook has known since the ’70s and helped Snook complete one of her bucket list items. He owned a boutique and sold clothing and beautiful jewelry. Snook reminisced about his kind heart and gave a moving tribute to a great friend. Khristina Wiliams joins Renee and the 2-Lit Crew to hand out roses during Remote Roses. Khristina surprised the Crew with clues for two separate sets of roses. The competition is getting close. Renee ends the show by opening an NBA Top Shot that she will give away! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends Happening IRL 3:55 Remote scoreboard 21:30 Remote 1-on-1: 44:32 Remote Roots: 49:50 Remote Roses: 55:40 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 23, 2021
Ep 16.5 - Colleen Quigley - Olympic Runner and Model IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Colleen Quigley - Olympic Runner and Model IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 18, 2021
Ep 16 - Non-Fungible Tokens IRL
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Welcome to Episode 16 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This episode begins with Renee touching on several subjects with the 2-Lit Crew. She begins the episode by sharing her recent adulting experience in the boardroom. She introduces her new jerseys (now on sale) and her foundations’ upcoming virtual events. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew also weigh in on her Top Shot giveaway and all the excitement surrounding the collectible moments. Remote Scoreboard Paul talks real estate on Derek Jeter and Lebron James home listings. Next, Paul shocks the Crew with the top sport betting states, and spoiler alert; it’s not Las Vegas. Then Renee and the 2-Lit Crew ponder how much would you bet on yourself? Snook shares her betting story, and then they all share if they would bet the house on themselves. Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with Colleen Quigley, a supermodel who is now preparing for the Olympics in track and field. They discuss her beginning in many sports and dancing, and she did not start her career in track until her freshman year in high school while modeling. She shared her decision to go to college at FSU instead of pursuing a modeling career. Remote roots this week Snook continues with Women’s month by highlighting her personal friend Pam Morris-Walton “The Gospel Sister.” Snook talked about their friendly beginnings in West Virginia. She walks us through her career and gives a glimpse into her spiritual experience while waiting to receive a new heart. Renee and the 2Lit Crew congratulate her on her success with her new book that documents her journey called 57 Days. Happening IRL Chloe Pavlech walked her through her career, starting with Uconn and how she ended up in current business ventures with a marketing company. She shares how she helped build a brand with She Hoops and then made a big move with Together Marketing Company. Remote Roses Chloe Pavlech gives all the roses to her ace since Day 1. Her mother, Mrs. Lauren Pavlech. Cole’s answer causes some controversy but puts Cole on the board. Congratulations to Susan Burse on winning the Top Shot Moment giveaway!!! Listen in to hear the rest of the show, and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends Remote Scoreboard: 14:00 Remote 1-on-1: 24:15 Remote Roots: 33:04 Happening IRL: 42:15 Remote Roses: 49:39 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 16, 2021
Ep 15.5 - Vivica A. Fox - Award Winning Actress IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Vivica A. Fox - Award-Winning Actress IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 11, 2021
Ep 15 - Top Shot IRL
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Welcome to Episode 15 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This week on Remotely Renee, Renee starts by introducing her new podcast called Takeline. She gives a brief discussion of the content and is very excited about things to come on the new podcast. Then Renee and the 2-Lit crew discuss the adventures of a group message involving laced marijuana and a cryptic message from Snook. Paul shares Remotely Renee’s growth is in the top 10% of podcasts and Renee is ecstatic and gives thanks to everyone for helping them move to the top! Hero IRL features Chasity Melvin assistant coach for the Phoenix Mercury talks about life coaching and how it created a way for her to help her players find a balance between work and personal life. She talks about what inspired her to write her book. She also gives great advice to everyone on how to get through the pandemic and depression. Remote Scoreboard Paul breaks the news about Overtime Elite, a new league that allows players as young as 16 to play in the league. The cast weighs in on the new opportunity and is split whether it’s on the same level as the G League. The cast touches on Sue Bird and partners starting a media company showing that athletes are succeeding in careers other than sports. Finally, Renee opens her NBA Top Shot moments on the air and announces she is doing a Top Shop giveaway on the next show! On Remote 1-On-1 Renee sits down with Vivica Fox. She talked about her beginnings with church activities, sports, and when she caught the acting bug. She tells how she went from the soap opera Young and the Restless to blockbuster hit Independence Day. During Remote Roses Ari Chambers joins as a guest to give out roses to another great female during Women’s month! Ari also receives roses from Renee and the 2-Lit Crew for her support of the WNBA and other women’s sports. Snook honors a family member on this episode of Remote Roots. Carolyn Elizabeth Bennett Smoot was a West Virginia educator whose many accomplishments gained her many accolades including being featured in Jet and Ebony magazine. She was also the first African American and woman to be appointed by the governor and confirmed by the senate to hold the title of a commissioner for the state of West Virginia. Renee closed out the show wearing her royal crown and expressing her excitement of the release of coming to 2 America! Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Hero IRL: 7:32 Remote Scoreboard: 11:52 Remote 1-On-1: 32:01 Remote Roses: 38:30 Remote Roots: 52:42 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 09, 2021
Ep 14.5 - Dream Chasers IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Snook goes 1 on 1 with Renee - Co-Owner/VP of the Atlanta Dream Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 04, 2021
Ep 14 - Dreams Come True IRL
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Welcome to Episode 14 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This week on Remote Scoreboard Renee and the 2-Lit Crew talk about TikTok Branding. Tiktok supports Women’s sports and everyone loves sponsorship! So the cast of Remotely Renee thinks it’s only going to get bigger from here. Triller makes the bid to stream boxing matches. Opening up opportunities for all boxers to be able to get in on fights. The final topic of Remote scoreboard the cast talk podcast! Las Vegas is going to have a podcast set up in the lobby of the casino and everyone thinks it’s a great concept that will pull a lot of big names celebrities and influencers. This leads the cast of Remotely Renee to gush over their progress and ranking among other podcasts! During Happening IRL Renee sits down with Suzanne Abair and they discuss the direction and goals of the Atlanta Dream. They talk about integrating sports and social justice into women’s sports. They are excited about the new roles they have in the growth and success of the organization. Suzanne shares with us her basketball experience and says she going to start working on her basketball skills. Snook is the interviewer this week on remote 1-On-1 and she is interviewing Renee! Snook recaps her career asks her questions starting from opting out to her new role of ownership. Remote Roots this week Snook picks her Hero IRL and in honor of women’s month chooses Fannie Pearl. She highlights Fannie Pearl making it through the depression and how she survived with the Book of Life. Concluding this episode was Remote Roses with a new host! Paul took the reigns and our guest Meghan Peak. She gives some great roses to a legendary female broadcaster. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 1:30 Happening IRL 15:11 Remote 1-On-1 27:48 Remote Roots 43:43 Remote Roses 54:16 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 02, 2021
Ep 13.5 - Brittany Packnett Cunningham - Activist IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Brittany Packnett Cunningham - Activist IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 25, 2021
Ep 13 - Game Changers IRL
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Welcome to Episode 13 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This week on Remote scoreboard, this week Renee and her 2-Lit Crew discuss the devastation in Texas and who is donating time and money to the effort. Renee gets excited about the FCF and her team’s win and the franchise of her quarterback who was also a player of the week. the 2-lit-crew weighs in on JJ Watt using his platform to let people know about the change in his career. Major league money in the minors? The minor league is now getting a pay raise and everyone on Remotely Renee agrees that this is a great idea. This conversation flows into everyone giving their opinion on playing football versus baseball. Next Remote 1-on-1 Renee sit’s down with Brittany Packnett Cunningham. They connect their upbringing in the church and going into activism. Brittany also shares her first protest she participated in growing up. She expresses the importance of action in activism. Snook continues with Black History Month on Remote Roots by highlighting Katherine Johnson. Snook weaves us through her life highlights with amazing facts on all of her life achievements. Giving all the roses to Katherine by letting everyone know she was another great African American West Virginian. This segment ends with a teaser.. could Randy Moss be a guest? Hero IRL features Isaac Rochelle, defensive end for the Los Angeles Chargers who introduces us to his company Local Human. He started his company during the pandemic and tells his motivation behind its beginning. Local Human is doing big things in the community and are super excited to continue to watch it grow. He talks about the importance of his TikTok give-aways and what his new normal looks like post-pandemic. Remote Show and Tell Renee receives a care package that includes Electronic sanitizer and charger. Renee said she was spooked by the correlation between the item received and similar items on a movie named Songbird on NetFlix she viewed. Everyone agreed it was a futuristic and cool gift to receive. Renee, Paul, and Snook welcome Cole to Twitter. They discuss the importance of social media and also accept a couple of Tiktok challenges. Renee stresses the importance of social media in all aspects of life including career. Taylor Barfield professor of Community College of Baltimore County and Notre Dame of Maryland University gives out the roses on Remote Roses this week. The scores even up as Renee guesses that our roses are going to Issa Rae. Highlighting all of her great accomplishments and achievements in her career with a formal invitation to Issa Rae to join Remotely Renee anytime! Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 1:30 Remote 1-On-1: 20:00 Remote Roots: 26:30 Hero IRL: 33:23 Remote Show and Tell: 38:00 Remote Roses: 50:27 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 23, 2021
Ep 12.5 - Ray Allen - NBA Hall of Famer and Jesus Shuttlesworth IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Ray Allen - NBA Hall of Famer & Jesus Shuttlesworth IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 18, 2021
Ep 12 - Beast Mentality IRL
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Welcome to Episode 12 of Remotely Renee. As always thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This week on Remote Scoreboard Renee and her 2-Lit Crew discuss Nike donating $100,000 to Female Flag Football for High School leagues across the US. They also discuss the now-infamous SuperBowl LV streaker who foiled his plan to walk away with $370,000. Renee gets excited about the FCF draft and talks about the players on her team as well as the other great players in the FCF organization. Paul gives some bonus scoreboard information about the Barack Obama Shoes that were going up for auction and also his collection of rookie cards. Our guest for Remote Roses is Sean who is a mentor, entrepreneur, and middle school teacher in New Haven. He discusses his connection with the mamba mentality and then gives roses to a current NBA player who is doing great things off the court. In this episode of Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with NBA-great Ray Allen and gives some insight on educational beginnings and then elaborates on when he realized he was good. He also tells us his freshman nickname at his alma mater UCONN. Remote Roots Snook continues our journey of black history in West Virginia. She educates us on the relationships of Carter G Woodson and Booker T. Washington with West Virginia and how they have molded West Virginia and the country today. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 2:20 Remote Roses: 23:10 Remote 1-on-1: 41:12 Remote Roots: 45:45 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 16, 2021
Ep 11.5 - Brandon Copeland - NFL LB and Professor IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Brandon Copeland - New England Patriots LB and Professor IRL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 11, 2021
Ep 11 - Dear Basketball IRL
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Welcome to Episode 11 of Remotely Renee. As always, thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in.This episode is epic! Renee begins the episode with her 2-Lit Crew taking a poll of what is their favorite basketball All Star Event. Everyone gives their opinion on why they chose their favorite event and also gives some ideas on what they would want to see with all star events between different sports.Then Renee surprises the 2-Lit Crew for Remotely Random with the The Hood Sorceress Christina, who gives them a gives everyone a glimpse into how the stars are aligned for each of them. She exposes the deep astrological signs of each of the 2-lit crew. Everyone is surprised by her complete accuracy about their love language.On Remote Scoreboard Paul talks workouts with Peloton. Peloton is working its way of the charts for Celebrity workouts and signings. Also on Remote Scoreboard, they talk baseball money and who should be the highest paid the across all sports?Finally All Star game or No All star game, everyone gives their opinion whether the players should or should not participate and their reservations.Dante Simpson is our Hero IRL talking about ESPAT and ESPAT TV. He gives some insight into his partnership with Ridgley Creative group and mixing gaming and e-sports content. He also talks bringing different cultural content to not only the sports world but also the e-sports world. Lastly he gives his goals for ESPAT in 2021 giving us a look into his great vision and excitement about the future.With Remotely Roses Nitasha Ali joins us to give out our roses this week. Nitasha is a teacher in Chicago who is also very big on TikTok and she gives Renee and the 2 –Lit Crew awesome clues to her Remote Roses pick. She also shares a great story about teaching the wonderful children in elementary school.Remote 1-on-1 Renee sits down with Brandon Copeland. Brandon talks about graduating from an Ivy League school and playing for the New England Patriots. He also expands on how he returned to his Ivy League school to teach a course on life. He gives his roses to his grandfather who was also in the league and understood how to nurture his love for the game and driving home the importance of getting his education.Remote Roots Snook tells of West Virginia’s greatest love story that gave birth to the HBCU that still stands today. She gives all the intricate details and sets the stage for a great black history event that tells how Institute, WV came to be. This story is packed with love, violence, wealth, and finally victory!Tune in to hear Snook school Renee and the 2-Lit Crew about West Virginia State University.Finally “Dear Basketball” …. Renee talks about her career and gives a big announcement that only Renee can share.Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends!Remote Random: 5:20Remote Scoreboard: 21:21Hero IRL: 31:06Remote Roses: 41:45Remote 1-on-1: 52:12Remote Roots: 59:00Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 09, 2021
Ep 10.5 - Pam Oliver - Sports Media Trailblazer IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Pam Oliver - Sports Media Trailblazer IRL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 04, 2021
Ep 10 - Bleed Blue IRL
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This week we are in double digits! Welcome to Episode 10! As always, thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. This week, we start off with Snook sharing her vaccine experience with a race to the finish to get vaccinated. Renee also talks about free agency in the WNBA and how she is happy when players get to choose their paths to continue greatness. Renee talks about her new obsession to Showtime’s show, “Billions” and wants to get in on the stock game. She and the 2-Lit Crew touch on the GameStop’s stock blow up and sharing the wealth. The 2-Lit Crew agreed that they missed out on this opportunity but will be ready for the next one. On Remote Scoreboard, Paul delves into the Shaq Bowl games, and they discuss whether they think this is going to be an event that is popular and just what types of games that Shaq will have in the Shaq Bowl. Renee and the 2-Lit Crew were excited and all agreed they would be watching the festivities. Next they discuss Naomi Osaka and her new investment of becoming a team owner of the North Carolina soccer team! Naomi is doing big things and the cast of Remotely Renee are all about uplifting and positivity and love seeing young people grow. And last but certainly not least Paul talks about Legend Hank Aaron’s passing with all the crew talking about the wonderful things he has done for the world, and how they are going to honor his life. They also talked about the conditions that he endured during his baseball career and courage to continue to play despite the adversities. Renee also stop’s to take a minute to talk about losing a great colleague Sekou Smith to Covid-19 and how the sports world lost another great, and he will be sorely missed. Next in Happening IRL we hear from Darius Butler who is dropping all the Super Bowl knowledge and all the details of what we need to know going into Super Bowl LV. After hearing Darius explain the facts Renee and the 2-Lit Crew weigh in on their super bowl picks with an even split of Buccaneers and the Chiefs. Remote 1 on 1 we connected with the First lady of Sports casting Pam Oliver. She talked about her beginnings in the broadcasting world and then how she broke into sports casting. And in the full interview she sets the record straight about the incident at Lambo Field. Snook continues to school us on Remote Roots by letting us know the history and beginning of Black History Month. She also informs us of this year’s Black History month theme and then gives a teaser about a great love story she will be talking about on her next Remote Roots segment. And she does confirm it is NOT her and Diddy. Finally Glen Mourning another Uconn alumni joins us for Remote Roses. White boards ready, Glen gives us clues to his Remote Roses pick. Lots of great and funny answers but one of the 2-Lit Crews gets it right! Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard 11:54 Happening IRL 27:43 Remote 1-on-1 41:00 Remote Roots 48:46 Remote Roses 56:50 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 02, 2021
Ep 9.5 - Zack Steffen - Manchester City and USMNT Goalkeeper IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Zack Steffen - Manchester City and USMNT Goalkeeper IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Video also available - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3VF9lYsOc5bkN8pKsDOyhA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 28, 2021
Ep 9 - Kidnapped IRL
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Welcome to Episode 9 of Remotely Renee. As always, thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. Renee begins this episode with her 2-LIT-Crew taking shots for charity (hot sauce of course) for the Husky Ticket Project. The Husky Ticket Project is a 501C3 foundation that is donating 100% of the proceeds to athletics for children to play Husky sports. This week’s remote scoreboard Renee and the 2-LIT-Crew ask the question “How much would you pay for a ticket to the super bowl?” They also talk about “Topps Now” (Biden Administration) cards and give lots of love to the huskies for numerous huskies doing great things on and off the court. Including Coach Geno Auriemma surpassing Pat Summit’s winning record as the winning coach in women’s Basketball history. Oren Burks, linebacker for the Green Bay Packers, is a REAL LIFE HERO, talking about his work off the field with the charity House of Hope. House of Hope is a charity that focuses on homelessness in the Green Bay area. He talks about this extension of works that started collegially and flowed over into his professional career. Remote Show n’ Tell gave accolades to Red Bull for doing a duel magazine cover with Renee and also with Natasha Cloud. Acknowledging both women and not making them share the spotlight. Remote 1 on 1 features Zack Stephen from Manchester City all the way in the United Kingdom where he discusses playing overseas and his experience playing for such a prestigious foundation. Renee surprised the 2 Lit Crew with a remote review. But it wasn’t the usual movie review. It was a review of the inaugural services with everyone discussing what stood out in this historic event. Gotcha! In this segment of Remote Roots Snook shares how she is a “Gotcha Baby” and explained the back story of Fannie Pearl and Will Smith’s gotcha moment and how she ended up living in wild and wonderful West Virginia. Finally Remote Roses went out to all those who showed support and sent happy Birthday videos for Snook’s birthday! Snook was shocked and grateful for all the love. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with friends! Remote Scoreboard: 2:58 Hero IRL: 14:44 Remote Show N’ Tell: 20:12 Remote 1 On 1: 24:13 Remote Reviews: 30:38 Remote Roots: 38:26 Remote Roses: 44:25 Video also available - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3VF9lYsOc5bkN8pKsDOyhA Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/​  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 26, 2021
EP 8.5 - Matt Barnes - NBA Champion and Cannabis Entrepreneur IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Matt Barnes - NBA Champion and Cannabis Entrepreneur IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Video also available - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3VF9lYsOc5bkN8pKsDOyhA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 21, 2021
Ep 8 - How High IRL
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Welcome to Episode 8 of Remotely Renee. As always, thank you for your support and for coming back each week to listen in. It’s Snook’s birthday week (on January 23rd) AND Inauguration Week, so we have a lot to talk about! This week we talk about how the University of Virginia women’s basketball season shut down due to Covid-19. Why do the women’s programs seem to be shutting down while other programs are powering through? Is it all about money? We discuss how Mark Davis, owner of the Las Vegas Raiders, has bought the Las Vegas Aces and how James Harden has been traded to the Nets. Does this make the Nets a “super team” now? Renee and Snook hang out with celebrity Chef J. Ponder while he whips up some lamb chops and greens and Renee goes one on one with NBA Champion, entrepreneur, and cannabis advocate Matt Barnes. Listen in to his podcast “All the Smoke”, where he and co-host Stephen Jackson talk about policy changes and holding politicians accountable. Paul also gives his opinion on whether chicken feather proteins should be used to “beef up” meals. Finally, Snook reflects on past presidential administrations and the changes and improvements they brought to the lives of Americans. This Inauguration Week will be a fresh start and a time to heal. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Scoreboard: 6:29 Distant Dining: 19:07 Remotely Ask Paul R.A.P.: 37:01 Remote 1 on 1: 44:30 Remote Roots: 55:04 Remote Roses: 1:02:09 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Video also available - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3VF9lYsOc5bkN8pKsDOyhA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 19, 2021
Ep 7.5 - Caron Butler - NBA Champion and UConn Alum IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Caron Butler - NBA Champion and UConn Alum IRLProduced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 14, 2021
Ep 7 - We Won IRL
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Welcome to this week’s episode of Remotely Renee! Renee begins the show with a new segment called “On This Day”, listing historical and other special events that happened on January 12th in previous years. Out of everything that happened, what stuck out to you the most? Renee also discusses the historical event that happened at our nation’s capital on January 6th, which resulted in more than 60 policemen injured, with more than 15 still hospitalized, and 1 is in critical condition. What are your thoughts on what transpired that day? For today’s Remote Roses, Renee gives Roses to the peaceful protesters of the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as those who voted in the presidential race and the Georgia election. In other topics, Renee and crew talk about the Florida Dolphins stadium opening up for Covid Testing and vaccines, with a goal to distribute a minimum of 1,000 vaccines a day to those 65+. Speaking of vaccines, Snook talks about the shocking history of why minorities are hesitant to take vaccines or trust, medical professionals. Paul talks about China constructing the E-sports facility of the world. There are currently 720 million gamers in China, so this will be right up their alley. China is doing it bigger and better than anyone! Renee chats with lawyer, producer, and sports entertainment writer Kelsey Trainer (who has been referred to as the “Kevin Bacon” of Twitter). Check her out @ktrain_11. Renee also goes one on one with Caron “Tough Juice” Butler, Assistant Coach for the Miami Heat. As always, thank you for joining us this week. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Scoreboard - 6:28 Happening IRL - 18:12 Remote 1:1 - 27:00 Remote Roots - 44:54 Remote Roses - 55:32  Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 12, 2021
Ep 6.5 - Stacey Abrams - Founder of Fair Fight IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Stacey Abrams - Founder of Fair Fight IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 07, 2021
Ep 6 - Stroll To The Polls IRL
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Welcome to Episode 6 of Remotely Renee, where we are welcoming in the new year! We’re happy to have you listening in! Since this is our voting episode, Renee went 1:1 with politician, lawyer, voting rights activist, and founder of the Fair Fight Action, Stacey Abrams. She also speaks with Nse Ufot, CEO of The New Georgia Project, about why the new senate race is so important. In addition to that, Renee announces that she has joined the ownership of one of the four teams within the Fan Controlled Football League. The season starts in February, so be ready! We also talk about the Red Sox hiring Bianca Smith as the first African American female pro baseball coach and about Kyrie Irving covering the college tuition for 9 students during “11 Days of Giving” in December (Kyrie is really serving his community and we hope it rubs off on other people!) And finally, we discuss how the state of Michigan is letting NCAA players profit off their likeness as of December 31st, 2022. This is good, but why not sooner? As always, thank you for joining us this week. Listen in to hear the rest of the show and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Renee’s Report - 2:31 Remote Scoreboard - 3:54 Hero IRL - 11:34 Remotely Ranting - 21:45 Remote 1:1 - 26:29 Remote Roots - 32:39 Remote Roses - 41:13Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 05, 2021
Ep 5.5 - Pete Buttigieg - 2020 Presidential Candidate IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Pete Buttigieg - 2020 Presidential Candidate IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 31, 2020
Ep 5 - New Year IRL
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Welcome to Episode 5 of Remotely Renee and this week we’re doing our New Year’s Episode! Today we talk about New Year’s resolutions (does anyone still make them?) and how long is too long to keep up your Christmas Tree. We also discuss how DC United has hired Danita Johnson (President and COO of the LA Sparks) as the first African American President of Business Operations and how the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) semi-finals and finals is going to premiere on live TV on a major cable network (NBC Sports Network) for the first time ever. We declare that 2021 is going to be the Year of the Woman! Finally, Renee speaks with Sydney Colson-WNBA player (and up-and-coming stand-up comedian} and goes 1 on 1 with former Mayor and in-coming Secretary of Transportation, Pete Buttigieg. Listen in to hear the rest and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Score Board - 4:05 Remotely Ranting - 14:37 Happening IRL - 21:21 R.A.P (Remotely As Paul)- 24:11 Remote Trending - 30:55 Remotely 1:1 - 36:11 Remote Roots - 47:44 Remote Roses - 59:49 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 29, 2020
Ep 4.5 - Sirena Grace - Atlanta Recording Artist IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Sirena Grace - Atlanta Recording Artist IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 24, 2020
Ep 4 - This Holiday IRL
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Welcome to Episode 4 of Remotely Renee-our special Christmas Episode! This week we discuss Christmas-themed subjects like–Is there such thing as a bad Christmas present or is it the thought that counts? We also talk about our favorite Christmas movies. Surveys have shown that Love Actually is one of the all-time favorites. What is your favorite movie? Renee speaks with WNBA player Karima Christmas-Kelly, who is doing amazing things this year through “Christmas For Kids”. We chat about NFL wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster picking up the layaway tabs at Burlington Coat Factory in Pittsburg to the tune of $12,550. Finally, Renee goes 1:1 with Atlanta recording artist Sirena Grace (who also happens to be her fiancé), who is releasing her debut Christmas song, “This Holiday” on today’s episode! Listen in to hear the rest of our Christmas-themed topics and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Scoreboard - 4:25 Hero IRL - 12:20 Remote Reviews - 17:10 Remotely 1 on 1 - 25:52 Remote Roots - 44:16 Distant Dining - 49:48 Remote Roses - 58:00 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 22, 2020
Ep 3.5 - Shea Serrano - Award Winning Author IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Shea Serrano - Award Winning Author IRL Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 17, 2020
Ep 3 - Breaking 2020 IRL
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Welcome back to episode 3 of Remotely Renee! This week we talk about the NHL’s plan to privately purchase the COVID-19 vaccine for the upcoming season. Is it okay for sports teams to purchase the vaccine early? We also talk about the up-coming Mayweather vs. Paul fight, Ben and Jerry’s honoring Colin Kaepernick with his own frozen desert (100% Vegan) flavor called “Change the Whirled”, and competitive breakdancing becoming a part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. Renee also talks to NYT’s best-selling author Shea Serrano and Dr. Cwanza Pinckney, a Texas doctor working on the frontlines, battling the Coronavirus. As always, thank you to our sponsor NuEnerchi, who powers this week’s Remote Show and Tell. Enjoy the episode and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remotely Random - 3:50 Remote Score Board - 5:49 Remotely 1 on 1 - 17:40 Remotely Social - 28:30 Remote Show and Tell - 33:24 Remotely Ranting - 36:47 Remotely Trending - 41:38 Hero IRL - 47:10 R.A.P. Remotely Ask Paul - 53:30 Remote Roots - 58:44 Remote Roses - 1:06:29 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 15, 2020
Ep 2.5 - Lexie Brown - Minnesota Lynx Point Guard IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Lexie Brown Minnesota Lynx Point Guard Renee Montgomery (Host) – a West Virginia native, graduated from UConn in 2009 and also went undefeated to win a national championship that year. She was then drafted 4th in the WNBA and went on to win 2 WNBA championships while also being named an all-star and 6th woman of the year in her 11-year current career. Renee is now known for her activism due to sitting out of the 2020 WNBA season. Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2020
Ep 2 - Jordan Brand or Curry Brand IRL
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Welcome to Episode 2 of Remotely Renee! Thank you all for the support you’ve given us with getting the podcast up and going-our goal is to have fun and entertain you. This week we talk about Steph Curry’s clothing brand possibly exceeding the popularity of the Jordan brand, Flutter buying a stake in FanDuel for $4.18 billion, Fan control football league (Fcf) now having a new league allowing fans to have input in all aspects of the sport, and a whole lot more. Renee also talks with fellow WNBA player Lexie Brown about men sending unsolicited pics to their DM’s (spoiler alert–they don’t want them) as well as Lexie’s battle with a concussion. Finally, we welcome our NEW and first sponsor: NuEnerchi! Enjoy the episode and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Launch - 1:20 Remote Score Board - 3:48 Remotely 1 on 1 - 16:10 Remotely Trending - 22:37 R.A.P. Remotely Ask Paul - 30:46 Remote Show and Tell - 34:58 Hero IRL - 38:24 Remote Roots - 44:55 Remote Roses - 49:40Renee Montgomery (Host) – a West Virginia native, graduated from UConn in 2009 and also went undefeated to win a national championship that year. She was then drafted 4th in the WNBA and went on to win 2 WNBA championships while also being named an all-star and 6th woman of the year in her 11-year current career. Renee is now known for her activism due to sitting out of the 2020 WNBA season.Nicole Young – Renee's sister. common sense devoted wife and mother of 4 Young men living in MD. Navigating family life, corporate world, homeschooling, and sanity in front of a computer screen.Snook – Renee's Mom. Mother of 3 Beautiful Daughters and GG to a slew of the most wonderful grandchildren (in my opinion). Blessed to be living my best life retired and tuned in to my faith, family, and friends!Paul Guarino – Renee’s manager. Founder of PG Sports. Everywhere and Anywhere since 2011Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 08, 2020
Ep 1.5 - Mark Henry - World Strongest Man and WWE HOFer IRL
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Remotely 1 on 1 - Renee goes 1 on 1 with Mark Henry the World Strongest Man and WWE Hall of Famer. Renee Montgomery (Host) – a West Virginia native, graduated from UConn in 2009 and also went undefeated to win a national championship that year. She was then drafted 4th in the WNBA and went on to win 2 WNBA championships while also being named an all-star and 6th woman of the year in her 11-year current career. Renee is now known for her activism due to sitting out of the 2020 WNBA season. Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2020
Ep 1 - Remotely Renee IRL
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Welcome to the first episode of Remotely Renee, launching on Renee’s birthday! This podcast is unlike any other podcast you’ve listened to before because it is really more like a show. It’s going to be fun! In this episode, we introduce our new weekly features, such as Remote Score Board and Remotely Random. We also discuss the Roy Jones Jr vs. Mike Tyson fight, the return of free agency, and the sale of Reebok for $1 billion dollars, along with several other topics. Enjoy the episode and please remember to rate, subscribe, and share with your friends! Remote Score Board (2:43) Remotely Random (12:43) Remotely Social (14:46) R.A.P. Remotely Ask Paul Anything (23:31) Remote Show and Tell (29:11) Remotely Ranting (34:12) Remote 1:1 (45:01) Remote/Renee’s Riddles (58:01) Remote Reviews (1:02:56) Remote Roots (1:09:09) Remote Roses (1:15:55) Renee Montgomery (Host) – a West Virginia native, graduated from UConn in 2009 and also went undefeated to win a national championship that year. She was then drafted 4th in the WNBA and went on to win 2 WNBA championships while also being named an all-star and 6th woman of the year in her 11-year current career. Renee is now known for her activism due to sitting out of the 2020 WNBA season. Nicole Young – Renee's sister. common sense devoted wife and mother of 4 Young men living in MD. Navigating family life, corporate world, homeschooling, and sanity in front of a computer screen. Snook – Renee's Mom. Mother of 3 Beautiful Daughters and GG to a slew of the most wonderful grandchildren (in my opinion). Blessed to be living my best life retired and tuned in to my faith, family, and friends! Paul Guarino – Renee’s manager. Founder of PG Sports. Everywhere and Anywhere since 2011 Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 02, 2020
Ep 0 - Remotely Renee Intro IRL
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Intro to Remotely Renee  Produced by the Heartlent Group - https://www.heartlent.com/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 15, 2020