Friday, July 24, 2015, 9:00-10:30 PM Eastern
Author, Political Commentator, and
Announced Presidential Candidate
7-24-15 program archive link: https://soundcloud.com/uprn/global-newsmaker-focus-guest-tom-ufert-07-24-15
We will be discussing: Tom Ufert's decision to announce as a Presidential candidate
and Tom's opinions on current social, political, and foreign policy developments.
On Tom's campaign announcement, please check out these blog articles at Tom's website: http://tomufert.com/historic-presidential-candidacy-launches-bid-with-youtube-video/ and http://tomufert.com/voters-want-to-know-who-is-tom-ufert/ and the related YouTube videos.
Tom Ufert “is an inspirational voice in our troubled times.” He received his bachelor of arts in political science and history as a scholarship recipient from Centenary College of Louisiana. Tom is a former Rotary International graduate Fellow who attended Australian National University in Canberra, ACT, specializing in East Asian political affairs and was a White House Fellow nominee. He is a former Lyndon Baines Johnson Congressional Intern and constituency aid for two former United States members of Congress. His past services for 11 political campaigns on both sides of the aisle were highly valued by former Louisiana Governor Charles “Buddy” Roemer, Henson Moore, the former assistant chief of staff to U.S. Vice President George H.W. Bush, and the recently retired U.S. Trade Ambassador, Ron Kirk.
At age 23 he was the youngest artistic Board Chairman in the United States as head of the Shreveport Summer Music Festival. Mr. Ufert has served as a member of two other 501(c) three charity boards including his beloved fraternity Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia as well as the community advisory board for his former rehabilitation hospital. Over the years he has acquired extensive customer service experience in the food and beverage, hotel, insurance, home security, and pharmaceutical industries. His professional memberships include Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Tau Delta, and the Worldwide Who’s Who. In recent years he has worked tirelessly as a volunteer fundraiser for numerous AIDS charities in his community and served briefly as the community affairs liaison for Legacy Founders Cottage.
Tom Ufert, a native of Louisiana, now resides in Texas. He is an Amazon Best Selling Author for his second book On The Roll Again, his first book, Adversity Builds Character received high acclaim with numerous 5 Star reviews, as has his recent release, Political Craps. His book, Tom's Take, published this January, has attracted much favorable attention. His radio program of the same name -- Tom's Take -- which debuted April 29, 2015, on Blogtalk Radio, has gained a substantial listening audience. Four of Tom's books and several of his essay booklets have garnered distinction as among Amazon’s Top 20 Best Sellers. This year Tom Ufert received the Best Non Fiction Award from Titan Publishing House. Perhaps Mr. Ufert’s greatest claim to fame is that every book he sells contributes directly to charity through his charitable book entity, Stand Strong For Others.
The following are some of Tom's several blog articles on the latest topics, definitely worthy of discussion.
Barnes & Noble link for the latest book, Political Craps:
Amazon.com page with links to Political Craps and Tom's other books:
Author/Political Commentator Tom Ufert's New Program Debuted April 29, 2015 --
Time for show: 5 pm pac / 6 pm mtn / 7 pm cent / 8 pm est
Direct link to show: www.blogtalkradio.com/apribroadcasting/2015/04/30/tom-ufert-live-presents-toms-take--interview-with-pastor-cyd