Below you find video, publications, photographs, presentations, or other artistic creations I helped bring to life. ____________________________________________________________________
A few months after I wrote this article, Mark Zuckerberg wrote a similar piece about how businesses actually start. There is an argument for ignoring the adage “don’t do business with friends” in the early stages of business development. Mainly, friends inspire and evangelize us.
The most difficult part of being an entrepreneur is psychological. The flares of doubt combined with constant failure can be emotionally draining. This piece suggests that bold ideas are possible because they are the product of the human brain.
This is an article I wrote for gilsonboards.com highlighting the coverage by Outside Magazine of our company as one of the top 6 boutique American-made snow brands of 2015. We were honored to be included on this list among a few other brands we admire.
A blast from the past, I wrote this guest post back in 2011 when I was phasing out of SoundLogik for lacrosseplayground.com, who asked me to share some music insights with their lacrosse fan-base. It’s a taste of the glory days of over-writing and good music. Yes, the pen-name of “jaybay” is still my nickname.
Rider Phil Klopfenstein plays around in the park last winter in Colorado. We decided to make a little teaser video.
As a Teach For America corps member in Nashville, Tennessee, our teaching team created a remarkable community – Team Possible. Our mission: “Together, Team Possible will encourage scholars to embody excellence. We will ensure a safe, optimistic environment that values all learners through differentiated support, embracing partnerships with families and communities. Through high expectations, students will develop personal responsibility for their social, emotional, and intellectual learning.”
Halfway through the year we celebrated our progress with an academic showcase. Students presented poetry, songs, speeches, art and complex knowledge of math, science, and history.