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Bennett Wakenight stepped in for Steve Grzanich, as he spoke with Dr. Wallace Tyner (Professor and Chair of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University) about the importance of making broadband internet as accessible as possible for everyone. The “digital divide” is impacting nearly a quarter of southern Indiana so the two discussed what’s being done to bring these areas up to speed. Marc Hans & Reyes Witt (Co-founders of Dropp Kitt) then joined the program to share their experience of combining the medical goods market with the premium goods world and filling a need with Dropp Kitt.

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