I recently had the opportunity to fly out to HQ and while this was not my first opportunity to do air travel this year (refer to my blog about Alaska) I did make some observations about business travel, and trust me, they relate to Manufacturing. By the way, and I do this totally tongue in cheek, part of the trip was to record some new videos to give you all more reason to see me and make fun of me. So hang on! That’s my plug to come back. Read More »
Tags: Alaska, backpack, Blu-ray, coffee, Denver, full body scanners, gateways, Greece, HDTV, Italy, machine builders, Manufacturing, Milwaukee, Open, plug and play, productivity, Rockwell Automation, safety, san jose, security, spill, standard, travel
I’m participating in a panel discussion at PayPal on Thursday evening about using social media for social good. This is the inaugural meeting of the Social Media Club – Silicon Valley, and it will be a great opportunity to meet some social media professionals.
I’m extremely interested in this discussion, as I am only 3 months into my new role as Marketing Strategy Manager for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). I believe social media is powering a revolution in social causes today.
Please join us at this event if you’re in the bay area, and if you can’t make it, I’ll post a follow up blog and try to capture some video interviews.
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Tags: #smcsv, CSR, events, paypal, san jose, Social Good, social media
This past Sunday, December 5th, the Cisco ūmi “Get Together” tour van stopped by the San Jose Holiday Parade to join in the 29th Annual Family Tradition together. The San Jose Holiday Parade tradition started in 1981 and is ranked the “Top 25 Best Parades in America” featured the 2010 Grand Marshall Minnie Mouse, marching bands, professionally made floats and most importantly Santa Claus!
The Cisco ūmi “Get Together” tour van welcomed families and friends to come aboard and experience the new way to be together after they had a glimpse of Claus!
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Tags: Cisco umi, Holidays, home telepresence, ken wirt, NBC, san jose