Looking Ahead to 2018

2017 was an amazing year in my journey through the entrepreneurial ecosystem. There were ups and downs, a lot of great travels, and hundreds of connections made throughout the state and the region. The past three years have created a great foundation for what I’m planning in 2018, and I want to share some of … [Read more…]

2017: The Year of Travel

Want to compare where I am now versus where I was one year ago? Check out 2016’s Year in Review. What better time than the end of the year to take a step back and look at the progress made over the past 12 months? This is the third “year in review” post I’ve done, … [Read more…]

The Bar is Set Too Damn High

Well, I meant to write a blog post before December 1, but things haven’t slowed down the way I planned over the last few weeks. It has been nice not traveling as much as I have the last few months, but I didn’t anticipate the waves of head colds and other respiratory viruses that have … [Read more…]

The Ultimate Entrepreneurial Immersion

(TL;DR: The trip to Denver was well worth it… time well spent and many lessons learned.) What an amazing trip to Denver! If you’ve been following my Twitter feed, you probably had a vague idea of what I was up to, but I want to spend this blog post delving further into what I learned … [Read more…]

Two Pitches In and Preparing for More

This is it… the big trip west to Denver Startup Week! I’ve been looking forward to this trip for quite a while – I know I’ve talked about it enough. I make the trip to Denver each year to visit friends and to connect with the startup community, and to enjoy a few beverages not … [Read more…]

The Calendar Is Full

There was a bit of a chill in the air this morning when I was driving my older daughter to Kindergarten – “big kid school.” She started back to school last week. I knew the day would eventually get here when she’d be off to elementary school, and I could breathe a sigh of relief … [Read more…]

A New Name, Planning a Trip, and the End of Summer

Now that we’ve entered August, it’s just starting to dawn on me how few days of summer we have left. In just a couple of weeks, my older daughter starts “big kid school.” Dance class picks up again in a month for both girls, the fifth year for the older kid and the first year … [Read more…]

Elephants Dancing, a New Name, and a Lost Kitten

We’ve hit the midpoint of the summer, and it’s arrived much faster than I thought it would. Only a few weeks left before my older daughter starts kindergarten and resumes dance class, and my younger daughter starts her first dance class. I’ve finished my entrepreneurial conference travels for the season, and I’m finally home enough … [Read more…]