Monthly Archives: September 2010

Meeting Footballs All-Time Greatest Wide Receiver Jerry Rice


With former San Francisco 49ers great Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice’s #80 jersey being retired during halftime at Monday night’s game, this is a good time to blog about my meeting with the NFL legend. His 1,549 receptions … Continue reading

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Meeting an Iconic Figure in the Civil Rights Movement, Rev. Jesse Jackson


One night in Houston, Texas, as I strolled through the lobby of the busy Hyatt Regency, I spotted Reverend Jesse Jackson. I knew immediately I had to meet him. Jackson is an iconic figure famous for being an American civil … Continue reading

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Dancing with Miss America!


In the 90’s I seemed to be constantly on the road traveling for business. One night in Cleveland, Ohio, I found myself at a convention evening function attended by the recently crowned Miss America, Carolyn Sapp. The former Miss Hawaii was … Continue reading

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