TEDxMaui 2014

TEDxMaui 2014

It’s Monday, two weeks after the event, and I just spent my lunch hour with our Producer, Sara Tekula, and her two-year-old son Henry, signing a stack of thank-you cards for everyone involved in making TEDxMaui 2014 happen. We’re both recovered, for the most part. A little sleep does wonders. I knew from previous years […]

First Ever Startup Weekend Maui

Startup Weekend Maui

I had the privilege of planning the first ever Startup Weekend on Maui for Mbloom with my new friend and partner in crime Bobbi Carter, event planner extraodinaire. We had over 50 participants in nine teams, and everyone involved learned hands-on the process of making a great idea tangible, and presenting it for funding. Check […]

Maximizing Social Media in Your Marketing Plan

Here are the slides from the Maximizing Social Media in Your Marketing Plan workshop.

New Job at Bump Networks

Bump Networks

I started a new job as a project manager at Bump Networks this week. When I left my last job 10 years ago, social media wasn’t a common phrase, Facebook was almost brand new and Twitter wasn’t even around. Many companies we see on the Web today were still struggling with new IT infrastructures to […]

Grand Wailea Fireworks New Year 2014

New Year's Fireworks 2014

Just about every year, the Grand Wailea on Maui has a fireworks show at the stroke of midnight. It’s an institution. People occupy every beach or residence in Kihei within site of the Grand Wailea fireworks, often trying to compete with fireworks of their own. This year, we visited with our friends Susan and Doug […]