business

Make Your City Rejoice

Have you ever been excited to realize that you’re living something out in real life that you saw modeled in scripture? My friend, Senior Pastor and business partner, Kirk Gilchrist, texted me this article early this morning: Watertown-Fort Drum Ranks as 5th Best Micropolitan Area Based on Economic Strength After Read more…

culture

CiCi’s or Bust!

Opening day. Was huge. Our first CiCi’s guest got in line at 6am. Over a hundred people were in line at 9:30am – 1.5 hours before we opened. And the lines continued out the door all day long. Standing room only inside. Jefferson County showed up today. In force. Far Read more…

culture

CiCi’s Progress Pics

In honor of our newest CiCi’s Pizza store in Watertown, NY starting its new hire interviews today, I thought I’d share some of the behind the scenes pics I’ve collected of it’s development. As with anything worth doing, the team of talented men and women who’ve collaborated on this project Read more…

culture

The Perfect Storm

In marketing, there are certain scenarios and events that make up what may constitute “the perfect storm.” Last night’s book signing at Borders in the Salmon Run Mall, Watertown, NY was just such a case. A week ago I was interviewed on the #1 talk radio station in town (which Read more…