My Life as an Internet Hat Supermodel

I thought I would post this picture that was taken by my good friend Matt Terhune of Twentyonefifteen photography. I was helping Matt and his lady Emily Claire out with some product shots for her line of plush goodies on We took a moment for me to step in and be the male Tyra Banks of hats and here is the result. Oh… enjoy this one, it is a glimpse at my amazing modeling talent. Do it:Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new... Read More

Moving on…

So, on Tuesday I was laid off from my career of 10 years. What a surreal experience it has been the last couple of days, waking up without a routine. There is a lot of excitement about what the future holds for me, along with some trepidation as I got pretty used to having a stable paycheck for the last 10 years. Quite different indeed. The one major frustration I have had during my time at Porter Novelli over the last few years has been the lack of time it has afforded me to... Read More


While in California on vacation, we decided to do an Alcatraz tour. We got on a boat to the island and while I was excited to see the prison etched in my memory, I was sure it was going to be a real cheese-fest. There are certain movies that are sacred to me because of their ties to childhood memories of watching with them with my Dad. Here is a short list of just a few: – 12 Angry Men – Sands of Iwo Jima – Angels with Dirty Faces – Little Caesar –... Read More

California Trip

Went to California for 10 days at the end of September to unwind a bit and go to my cousin’s wedding. It was good to see my family that I hadn’t seen in a long time and it was REALLY nice to get away from the office… We split our trip up into three parts: – Napa/Sonoma – saw the vineyards and did the wine tours. We then drove up the PCH and also visited Muir Woods and Stinson Beach – San Francisco – did a bunch of stuff in the city and... Read More

In San Diego at HP’s annual IPG event

Sorry it’s been a while… I’ve had a lot of different things going on that have prevented me from updating. This week I am in San Diego covering HP’s annual AR/PR event with Porter Novelli. The event is an annual get together with analysts, journalists and editors where HP shares it’s strategic vision and discusses product releases and product applications. Here are some photos I took this week covering the event. ... Read More