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The San Francisco Bay Area is Coming to Fresno via High Speed Rail

Posted in Uncategorized by CloudScoops on April 9th, 2016

The California High Speed Rail was originally going from Fresno to Los Angeles first-then San Francisco.
That has changed, The goal now is to connect Fresno and The San Francisco Bay Area ASAP.
Listen to this 26 minute broadcast to understand why-and why this is a game changer for Businesses in San Jose, Santa Clara and San Francisco.
The details for Fresno County are compliments of my friends at the Fresno Economic Corporation ( For a 15 page PDF that is packed with information give them a call at 559-476-2500.
Thank you!

Alice Rodriguez-Small Business Advocate for the California High Speed Rail Authority

Posted in Small Business, Rail Contracts, California High Speed Rail, Rail by CloudScoops on March 6th, 2016

Please listen to this content-packed broadcast/podcast interview with Ms. Alice Rodriguez, Small Business Advocate with the Small Business Advocate of the California High Speed Rail Authority.

During this 30 minute show Alice Rodriquez addresses:
  • Current Construction Activity of the California High Speed Rail 
  • The four packages (out of ten) where the Prime Contractors have been selected
  • Opportunities for Small, Minority and Disabled Veteran Businesses
  • New focus on Northern California Build providing Silicon Valley and San Francisco access
This show was produced on March 3, 2016 and will air in Sacramento County on March 7 and March 14, 2016 at 8:00 PM on 96.5 FM.

Top 10 Solutions for Small Business

Posted in Uncategorized by CloudScoops on February 9th, 2016

John Ochinero identifies the top solutions for Small Business.

These recommendations are  intended to lower Small Business costs, increase revenues and give Small Business a competitive edge.

Interview with Maestro Michael Neumann-Sacramento Youth Symphony

Posted in Uncategorized by CloudScoops on January 23rd, 2016

Celebrating his 36th year as director of the Sacramento Youth Symphony and Academy of Music, Michael Neumann’s high­ly acclaimed Premier Orchestra ensemble has not only toured across the globe—from Brazil and Beijing to Vienna, Tuscany, and Wales—but it has garnered top prizes and accolades along the way.


Michael Neumann’s career had a fortuitous beginning, as his first violin teacher was the great- great-granddaughter of Antonin Dvorak.


Eventually winning a full scholarship to the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, Mr. Neumann went on to earn his bachelor’s and master’s degrees. He then began his career with the Birmingham Symphony as Assistant Conductor.


His affiliation with the Sacramento Youth Symphony began in 1979 as Assistant Conduc­tor then as Associate Conductor of the former Sacramento Symphony in 1989. Along the way, Mr. Neumann has also made appearances with the Cheyenne Symphony, the Santa Rosa Symphony, Camellia Orchestra, the Fresno Philharmonic, the Napa Valley Symphony, and just completed his 10th year as Music Director of the Folsom Symphony Orchestra.


Interview with Dr. Larralde-Muro (Ph.D. Civil Engineering-Purdue University)

Posted in Uncategorized by CloudScoops on January 11th, 2016

This interview was first aired on January 11, 2016 Monday evening in Sacramento County at 96.5 FM and is available via podcast around the world.

Dr. Jesus Larralde-Muro, Associate Dean of the Lyles College of Engineering at Fresno State University.

Dr. Jesus Larralde-Muro obtained MS and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering from Purdue University and has been part of the Lyles College of Engineering since 1994.

Having served there as associate professor, professor, program coordinator chair in the Civil and Geomatics Engineering department, Dr. Larralde-Muro is currently Associate Dean of the College. His area of expertise is in highway infrastructure assessment and design.

Dr. Larralde-Muro is the author or co-author of several dozen technical publications in referenced journals, conference proceedings and special technical publications and is a member of the American Society of Civil

CloudScoops is a High Speed Rail Corporation company (


Interview with County Supervisor Henry Perea

Posted in Uncategorized, High Speed Rail, Small Business, California High Speed Rail by CloudScoops on January 5th, 2016

This braodcast/podcast featues Fresno County Supervisor Henry Perea.

Supervisor Perea addresses the role of a County Supervisor and the importance of the Californi High Speed Rail.

Supervisor Perea was first sworn in as a member of the Board of Supervisors onin January 2005 and is now in his third term.

Prior to that, Supervisor Perea served as a Fresno City Council Member for six years and lon the Fresno Board of Education for five years.

Selected by President Obamato serve on the Regional Selective Service System Board in 2011 and in 2012 he was appointed by Governor Brown to serve on the State of California Wrokforce Investment Board.

This broadcast was first aired on 96.5 FM om Sacramento County on January 4, 2016.

CloudScoops is a High Speed Rail Corporation company (


Interview with Shad Vick, CEO of LunaSoft

Posted in Marketing, Small Business, Digital Marketing, Cloud Business Solutions, Business Operations by CloudScoops on December 23rd, 2015

Shad Vick, CEO of LunaSoft discusses the needs of Small Business with regard to digital marketing including high-impact web site design, Search Engine Optimization and the effective use of graphics and video.

LunaSoft is focused on providing tools to Small Business via their Cloud Platform in their ongoing effort to optimize their business, increase revenues, lower their costs and have a competitive edge.

CloudScoops is a High Speed Rail Corporation company (


Interview with Ralph Morales-Safety and Security Manager with the California High Speed Rail Authority

Posted in Infrastructure, High Speed Rail, California High Speed Rail by CloudScoops on December 7th, 2015

Mr. Ralph Morales, Safety and Security Manager for the California High Speed Rail Authority for Construction Packages 2 and 3 is the CloudScoops guest on this show that aired on Monday December 7, 2015 in Sacramento County.

Mr. Morales distinguished career includes 30 years in construction with over a decade dedicated to loss control and safety management. In addition to the California High Speed Rail, Mr. Morales had key construction safety roles with BART, the California Aqueduct System and other mega infrastructure projects.

CloudScoops is a High Speed Rail Corporation company (



Cloud Supplier: Leveraging the Channel to Reach the SMB Market

In this Broadcast/Podcast, John Ochinero identifies the size of the SMB market, where this market is spending their IT dollars and how Cloud Suppiers can leverage the Channel to reach this market.

This show addresses the benefits of working with Master Agents and Agents, the key responsibiities of each group as well as the key issues to understand when developing the Agent Agreement.


Interview: Cheryl Marcell-CEO, CA State Railroad Museum Foundation

Posted in Uncategorized by CloudScoops on November 16th, 2015

This radio broadcast with California State Railroad Museum President and CEO Cheryle Marcell was produced on November 12, 2015 and aired on Monday November 16, 2015.

Topics included the mission of the Foundation, revenue streams, opportunities for contribution, major exhibits and events.

CloudScoops is a High Speed Rail Corporation company (


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