Using Social Media to Create an Engaging Religious Conference Experience (for the RCMA)

Using Social Media to Create an Engaging Religious Conference Experience (for the RCMA)

Today I had the opportunity to merge my passions of faith and digital marketing at the Kansas City Convention Center. I was approached by the Religious Conference Management Association (RCMA)–a faith-based, nonprofit, international association composed exclusively of religious meeting professionals. I shared my learnings from helping plan the 2009 National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC). In addition to discussing the NCYC case study, […]

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Trends: When did Tebowing become cool?

Trends: When did Tebowing become cool?

I’m not really sure when this became mainstream, but Tebowing is now a hip trend (and even has its own Facebook page). If you haven’t heard of this meme, I’ll enlighten you. Tebowing means (as defined by tebowing.com) to get down on a knee and start praying, even if everyone else around you is doing something completely different. […]

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Who knew shaving was so much fun??? (pictures)

Who knew shaving was so much fun??? (pictures)

Last month I decided to grow a beard. Why? Well a group of guys at my company were participating in Movember. Movember is an annual, month-long event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November. The Movember Foundation runs the Movember charity where the goal of Movember is to “change the face of men’s health.” Instead […]

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Merry Christmas 2011

Hello family and friends, I hope this message finds you doing well. This year has been incredible, a lot has changed but I have been tremendously blessed. (Read about what I’ve been up to here) A lot of you are to thank for all the wonderful moments, accomplishments, and everyday happenings this year. Since I […]

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5 Must Have iPhone Photo Apps

5 Must Have iPhone Photo Apps

As the owner of a new iPhone I’ve found myself taking twice as many photos on my smartphone because the camera is much better than previous models. Whether you’ve just picked up your first iPhone or you’ve recently made the jump to the newest model, here is my list of favorite photography apps to help you get the most out of the iPhone’s camera.

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Welcome Autumn: Why Fall is so Great

Welcome Autumn: Why Fall is so Great

The Autumnal Equinox, the official first day of Fall, is today. Last year, I made a list of why Fall is the best season… ever. Well, it’s still my favorite season. Here’s why: Pumpkin everything There’s nothing quite like the taste of pumpkin. I miss this flavor throughout the year and when autumn comes I’m […]

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Video sneak peek of the Kauffman Performing Arts Center

It started as an idea on a napkin. Now 11 years later, the new Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts holds it’s first performances tonight. Designed by internationally renowned architect Moshe Safdie, the Kauffman Center cost $413 million dollars and sits on 18 acres in the heart of Kansas City connecting the downtown loop to the Crossroads Arts […]

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