Dodson Property Management Presents: All Things Richmond



In this podcast, Dodson Property Management brings interesting people doing interesting things in Richmond, Virginia.


  • Ep 17: Duke and Councilperson Ellen Robertson

    06/10/2020 Duration: 27min

    On the newest episode of the 'All Things Richmond' podcast, Duke chats with Councilperson Ellen Robertson, a 17 year veteran of Richmond's City Council.  Ellen has worked diligently on numerous issues over her tenure in Manchester and other neighborhoods in her district.  Hear what Ellen thinks is important for Richmond to focus on over the next four years.

  • Ep 16: Duke Dodson and Ted Elmore

    03/08/2020 Duration: 35min

    In the latest episode of All Things Richmond, we were able to sit down with the mad genius himself, Ted Elmore, to discuss his plans for BridgeparkRVA.  Bridgepark is one of the most ambitious and awesome projects that we've heard about in a while and would do wonderful things for connecting Downtown and Manchester with the river.  Check out Ted's progress! You can also visit his website here:

  • Ep 15: Duke Dodson and Atlas Realty

    19/06/2019 Duration: 21min

    We are fortunate to have had the opportunity to sit with the one and only (um... 2 and only?) Sean and Darren from Atlas Realty Group - Dodson Properties! We love these guys and what they have done in the Richmond area. If you don't know who they are, they are a "boutique" real estate company (meaning they focus on their clients and a concentrated area instead of branching out and being too broad over a number of areas). This is a great watch! Here are some of the highlights from this episode: - Sean moved to Richmond in 2005 for love (and is still with Mindie <3 ) - Darren was born and raised in RVA - They both went from selling phones to flipping houses to their current profession of full service real estate - Sean and Darren enjoy hanging out outside of work as well. Their clients will often see them out and about after work hours! - Enjoy a real estate market analysis compared to last year - They don't branch out too much because they want to be small enough to stay connected with their clients. They l

  • Ep 14: Duke Dodson and James Crenshaw of Gather

    14/06/2019 Duration: 19min

    We're back with another #AllThingsRichmond podcast!  We were lucky to be joined by James Crenshaw from Gather this week to discuss how Gather started and where it is going moving forward.  Here are some of the highlights: - The podcast was filmed at Gather City Center (which will be opening July 17th) - James started his career at Alcoa after college.  He quit and volunteered in Africa a few times, came back and started Experience RVA, then became Gather's first-ever director in April of2014. - James worked with our fearless leader, Duke Dodson, Andy from UrbanCore Construction, and Doug and Polly White to get Gather on the ground and running. - City Center has lots of new excited features that are being built! - Gather's Norfolk and Newport News opening dates are revealed here for the first time. We hope you enjoy this deeper look into Gather!  Thanks again for joining us, James!

  • Ep 1: Duke Dodson and Andy Beach of UrbanCore

    09/05/2019 Duration: 16min

    In Episode 1 of the "All Things Richmond" podcast brought to you by Dodson Property Management, Duke Dodson sits down with Andy Beach of UrbanCore Construction. UrbanCore is a premiere construction and development company in Richmond, Va responsible for invigorating some of the most popular neighborhoods in the city. They discuss what Scott's Addition is to the city and where they think it will go in the future. 

  • Ep 13: Duke Dodson and Shawn Boyer of GoHappy!

    09/05/2019 Duration: 32min

    In our latest episode of the All Things Richmond podcast, Duke is joined by a local hero and good friend of his, Shawn Boyer!  Shawn started Snagajob (now Snag), and most recently started goHappy.  Shawn discusses how he put an emphasis on company culture to attract and maintain the best employees in the market, which Dodson also places a huge emphasis on, and he also talks about how this mindset help him start goHappy with a goal of fueling friendships and encouraging face-to-face meet ups every so often.  Thanks for joining us for this awesome discussion, Shawn!

  • Ep 12: Duke Dodson and Chauncey Jenkins aka Chance Fischer

    09/05/2019 Duration: 43min

    In this episode of the All Things Richmond podcast, we were joined by Chance Fischer (aka State of Mind)!  Chance and Duke discuss everything from his journey in growing up in Richmond to Cornell University, to the Jefferson Hotel Richmond and to his upcoming plans for the year.  He is now the general manager of Lemaire Restaurant and continues to record and perform in the Richmond area.  This is an awesome conversation and we can't wait to see what's to come in 2019!  Thanks again for joining us, Chance!

  • Ep 11: Duke Dodson and Jeff Kelley

    09/05/2019 Duration: 26min

    We're back with another All Things RVA podcast!  This week, Duke sat down with Jeff Kelley of Kelley.  They discuss topics such as how Jeff started his business and why he loves running a small business, his involvement in the Navy Hill/North of Broad development which will bring jobs, affordable housing, and a new arena in lieu of the Coliseum.  They top it all off with talk of Key West (or part of it anyways), and a horse-duck?  Thanks for joining us, Jeff!  This was a great podcast!

  • Ep 10: Duke Dodson and Kelli Lemon

    09/05/2019 Duration: 28min

    Happy Friday!  Welcome to episode 10 of the All Things Richmond podcast.  Kelli Lemon was kind enough to join us for this episode.  Duke and Kelli discuss Kelli's journey from sports marketing to DJ to Mama J's to Coffee With Strangers RVA to the up and coming Urban Hang Suite RVA to her vision for Richmond's future and what is to come.  Thanks for joining us, Kelli!  Your passion and love for Richmond is truly inspiring and we can't wait to see what's next!

  • Ep 9: Duke Dodson and Lawson

    09/05/2019 Duration: 24min

    In the latest episode of the All Things Richmond podcast, Duke chats with Lawson McNeil Wijesooriya.  They cover a range of topics including how she helped revive Urban Hope, her involvement with Blue Sky Fund, and how she started Scoop RVA.  Lawson has been serving all demographics in the Richmond and Church Hill areas, and we are thankful for all of the work she has been doing!  This is an episode you won't want to miss!

  • Ep 8: Duke Dodson and David Foster of High Point Barber Shop

    09/05/2019 Duration: 23min

    Welcome to episode 8 of the All Things Richmond Podcast!  We thoroughly enjoyed talking with David Foster about his journey to Richmond after growing up in Wilkes-Barre (near Scranton for all of you Office fans), how his idea for High Point Barbershop & Shave Parlor came about, and the growth of his business since opening in 2014.  Thanks for joining us, David!

  • Ep 7: Duke Dodson and John Reinhold of RVA Mag

    09/05/2019 Duration: 27min

    Episode 7 of the All Things Richmond podcast is here!  Duke sits down with John Reinhold of RVA Magazine to discuss how he got into the Richmond scene, the growth of RVA Magazine over the years, the purchase of Gay RVA, and his favorite local hotspots.  Thanks so much for joining the podcast, John.  It was a great conversation!

  • Ep 6: Duke Dodson and Marc Cheatham of The Cheats Movement

    09/05/2019 Duration: 36min

    Check out the latest episode of our All Things Richmond Podcast!  We were lucky to have Marc Cheatham join us to discuss The Cheats Movement.  The Cheats Movement highlights more than just hip hop and covers topics such as community highlights, local politics, and much more.  Thanks for joining us, Marc!  What an awesome discussion!

  • Ep 5: Duke Dodson and Faith Wilkerson of Unlocking RVA

    09/05/2019 Duration: 18min

    In episode 5 of the All Things RVA, All Things Property Management podcast, Duke sits down Faith Wilkerson of UnlockingRVA to discuss how Unlocking RVA started, it's incredible impact on Richmond dwellers, and some of her favorite local hot-spots.  This is a fun interview you won't want to miss!  Thanks for joining our podcast, Faith!

  • Ep 4: Duke Dodson and Ajay Brewer of Brewer's Cafe

    09/05/2019 Duration: 24min

    Episode 4 of the All Things Richmond podcast is now live!  Duke Dodson sits with Ajay Brewer in this episode to discuss Brewer's Cafe, Brewer's three-year-old entrepreneur, the growth of Manchester, and where Richmond is heading.  This is a really powerful discussion on the growth of Richmond.  Thanks for sitting with us, Brewer's Café! 

  • Ep 3: Duke Dodson and Bryan Bostic of Startup Virginia

    09/05/2019 Duration: 18min

    Episode 3 of the All Things Richmond podcast is up on our Soundcloud page (!  In this video, Duke sits with local entrepreneur Bryan Bostic to discuss his high-growth incubator Startup Virginia, Shockoe Bottom, and what's in store for Richmond moving forward.  This is a great discussion!

  • Ep 2: Duke Dodson and Tim Wehner of DPM on Single Family Management

    09/05/2019 Duration: 22min

    Did you love episode 1 of our podcast?  (Don't lie, we know you did.)  In episode 2 of the all things Richmond, Va podcast brought to you by Dodson Property Management, Duke Dodson chats with Tim Wehner, VP of Dodson’s Single Family Division. They discuss topics such as trends in the property management industry, Justin Timberlake's halftime performance and Tim's infatuation with pocket squares. In addition, they touch new PM technologies that help us operate efficiently and make the process as smooth as possible for all of our customers in order to deliver an exceptional customer experience.