The Ellen DeGeneres Show helps the #UglyChristmasSuit Guys The #UglyChristmasSuit Guys (myself and Tom Harness) have had a busy December. We’ve been working since Giving Tuesday, raising money for Children’s … Continue Reading Win VIP tickets to see The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Ugly Christmas Suit Guy This should come as no surprise. Today’s GratiTuesday post is about Tom Harness. He’s the founder of Harness Digital Marketing and the creator of the Ugly … Continue Reading GratiTuesday: Tom Harness
Honoring Our Veterans I know I’m a day late on Veterans Day, but I did want to take a chance to express the pride I felt in my small town … Continue Reading How a small town salutes heroes
#UglyChrsitmasSuit 2017 I’m cheating a little with this post and modifying the press release I wrote earlier today for the #UglyChristmasSuit fundraiser for 2017. I’m honored that my buddy Tom … Continue Reading ‘Ugly Christmas Suit Guy’ gets a partner
Big Muddy Monster Chances are you’ve heard all about creatures like Big Foot, the Lochness Monster and the Abominable Snowman. But do you know about the Big Muddy Monster? Folks … Continue Reading Boo Blog: The Big Muddy Monster
Benefits of hiring a ghostwriter Life is busy. Between family, work and “me” time, building a brand is often put on the back burner. That’s especially true for people who … Continue Reading Who ya gonna call for ghostwriting?
#UglyChristmasSuit I’m thrilled this year to be joining my buddy Tom Harness in the #UglyChristmasSuit Fundraiser. He created the concept in 2014, wearing an Ugly Christmas Suit from Shinesty/Opposuits in … Continue Reading You decide: #UglyChristmasSuit 2017
In 2016 my buddy Tom Harness, his team members at Harness Digital Marketing and I started a friendly Pumpkin War. Tom despises all things pumpkin from the coffee to the … Continue Reading The Pumpkin Wars have ended (for now)
Over the weekend I had a chance to participate in something I’d never done before. A craft beer and doughnut pairing event. It was held at Mary Jane Burgers & … Continue Reading Donuts + Beer = FYeah!
This November marks 20 years in the news business for me. I started the broadcasting portion of my career in 1997. It has taken me to three different TV stations … Continue Reading Building a brand: What are you known for?
Disclaimer: I’m not an expert or a guru at anything, just sharing some advice that’s worked for me. Many times we say we wish something could be better about … Continue Reading Wishes are for Aladdin, be your own genie
I’ll probably catch hell for this at home, but 20 years ago today my wife and I walked the aisle and said: “I do.” It’s hard to believe that much … Continue Reading 20 Things I love about my wife
I am by no means a social media expert. But I learn something new daily about this still evolving form of communication and when the time is right, I share … Continue Reading Content is king in the social media kingdom
I recently attended the MDMC 17 event in St. Louis. It was two days of networking and learning from professionals in the world of marketing, social media and … Continue Reading Out of my shell, into my suit
Fans of the “Stone Cold” Steve Austin podcast know his phrase “a swig of beer (or coffee, water, etc) for the working man. That’s how I came up with the … Continue Reading A swig of Broken Skull IPA for the working man
On March 30, 2016, the Craftbeericans YouTube channel officially launched. For those who don’t know, the Craftbeericans are a group of guys who enjoy craft beer and review different types … Continue Reading Lessons learned about craft beer