Spent 2002-2009 getting to know plush toys in Ohio. Spent a weekend creating marketing channels for jump ropes in Bethesda, MD. Was quite successful at analyzing teddy bears in Deltona, FL. Spent a weekend writing about hula hoops in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Spent the better part of the 90’s implementing bongos in Ocean City, NJ. Spent childhood getting to know cabbage in Ohio.