For One CEO, a Chance to Connect at CES

For One CEO, a Chance to Connect at CES

Big fun – and, as they say, a HUGE learning opportunity: That was the Jan. 7-10 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, otherwise known as Disneyland for techie, geeky people. I was there talking with folks (including Canon’s Damian Donach, above) about Professor Kobré’s Lightscoop. Global distributors, tradeshow representatives and even a major camera maker – […]

Determined, Dedicated, Disciplined to be Fit: Ernestine Shepherd, World’s Oldest Female Bodybuilder

Determined, Dedicated, Disciplined to be Fit: Ernestine Shepherd, World’s Oldest Female Bodybuilder

NOTE: I wrote this for Nat Irvin’s Managing for the Future class as part of my University of Louisville Entrepreneurship MBA program. The assignment was to interview someone 75 or older of a different race/ethnicity. I’d read about Ernestine Shepherd several years ago, so I called her up. We spoke for an hour and a […]

Sixth Week Anniversary of the Best Thing Ever

Sixth Week Anniversary of the Best Thing Ever

Posted by on Oct 26, 2013 in blog | No Comments

I was honored to officiate the beautiful wedding ceremony of my best friend Eddie Herrador to his best friend, Ryan Shriver. The big event happened Saturday, Sept. 13, in Guerneville, Calif., a funky four-block town right along the Russian River. We all stayed in little cabins, enjoyed plenty of festivity and, in general, celebrated the […]

Goooooood Afternoon, Vietnam (Kitchen)!

Goooooood Afternoon, Vietnam (Kitchen)!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in blog, iList Media | No Comments

Hey, dig it! I’m a restaurant reviewer now! Here’s a little something I wrote for my world’s favorite website, iList Paducah. Check out Louisville’s Vietnam Kitchen for those days when you just can’t quite make it to Asia for lunch. Read the rest at iList Paducah!

The Heart of Collaboration

The Heart of Collaboration

Posted by on Oct 20, 2013 in blog, iList Media | No Comments

Well, here’s a super nice thing. Our friends who organize Paducah’s Collaborative Women’s Conference honored iList Paducah with “The Heart of Collaboration” award last night at Broadway Methodist Church. How much do we love that??? The conference, founded by Rev. Dr. Bernice Belt five years ago, promotes wholesome unity among all women and their families. And the […]

Shane Parker Loves a Girl in Uniform!

Shane Parker Loves a Girl in Uniform!

Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in blog | No Comments

Wow. I had no idea when I posted a photo of me in my dad’s WWII Army jacket on Facebook that it would result in so many “likes” and comments. But I’m thrilled. I think many folks must have items like these from their parents, grandparents or other special people in their lives that they […]

Final Verdict? Best Burger Break’s at Sidebar!

Final Verdict? Best Burger Break’s at Sidebar!

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in blog, iList Media, media | No Comments

Looking for the best burger in Louisville? Sentence yourself for an hour (or two) at Sidebar! You’ll do time with some of the best certified angus beef body parts around. My review on the iList Paducah blog!

Falling in Love with Louisville

Falling in Love with Louisville

Nice piece awhile back in Louisville’s Courier-Journal about newcomers (like me!)  to Louisville and why we love it so much…. Rerun here by our friends at Greater Louisville Inc.

Our First Equity Crowdfunding Gig: Sept. 23

Our First Equity Crowdfunding Gig: Sept. 23

CommonWealth Crowdfunding’s first Equity Crowdfunding seminar is coming up Monday, Sept. 23. Many thanks to Insider Louisville for letting me plug it!      

Professor Kobré Announces New Lightscoop® CEO, Mary Thorsby

Professor Kobré Announces New Lightscoop® CEO, Mary Thorsby

Here’s some pretty great new news in my world. You’ll find this on the Lightscoop website – and you’ll now find me  almost always with a camera and Lightscoop in  hand…. Here’s all the, well, scoop! Ken Kobré, Lightscoop inventor, and his wife, Betsy Brill, who introduced the Lightscoop in 2007 and has run the […]