Don’t get me wrong—I’m a big fan of tradition, especially around the holidays. All of the same ornaments are on my Christmas tree this year, my daughter is enjoying her Elf on the Shelf named Ginger once again (when I remember to move it around, that is), and I have my tried-and-tested holiday rituals and indulgences I look forward to each season. Read More
Everyone loves a good origin story. Hewlett Packard basically started Silicon Valley in an old garage (now a preserved museum); Sara Blakely dreamed up Spanx after attacking some pantyhose with a pair of scissors; and everyone knows the Man of Steel grew up just down I-70 to the west. Read More
Think different. I’m lovin’ it. Where’s the beef?
Three very distinct companies just flashed through your brain, all because of a little word magic and some cleverly crafted taglines that have left an indelible impression on American culture over the past few decades. Read More
While the “Made in KC” mark is becoming ubiquitous on T-shirts and tote bags around the region, the slogan is more than just the name of a popular local brand––it’s actually quite a powerful movement. In fact, we’re a city full of creators, makers and innovators––and it’s time to spread the word! Read More
I finally made the leap!
For the past five years I envisioned what this would look like—starting my own business, running a marketing company the way I think it should be run. It’s taken a lot of hard work to get to this point (and it’s a little terrifying), but here I am—and I’m excited. Read More