A Tribute to Brandon Roy

Dear Future Portland Trail Blazers Players, It takes more than talent to be recognized as one of the franchise greats. You want to be great? Study how Brandon Roy carries himself both on and off the court. If you’re lucky, you might come close… Sincerely, Past, Present, & Future Portland Trail Blazer Fans It’s amazing … Continue reading

@Portland_State Here You Go.

I recently read an article about how colleges can take their social media presence to the next level. It was an insightful article with good points on how colleges can embrace social media and use it to engage current students and recruit potential ones as well. After reading the article, I sent a tweet to … Continue reading

The Resurrection of Brandon Roy

Something special happened today. On the eve of Easter, basketball fans everywhere saw a different type of resurrection. The one of Brandon Roy. Down by as much as 23 points, Roy led the Portland Trail Blazers to an inspiring win against the Dallas Mavericks to even the series at 2-2 heading into Monday’s matchup in … Continue reading

Boom! Time for a Game-Changer.

My previous post made me reflect on some of my best work done at the Oregon State Fair. One of the many highlights has got to be my take on Old Spice’s “The Man Your Man Could Smell Like” television spot created by Portland-based advertising agency Wieden+Kennedy. I didn’t create a commercial, but I did … Continue reading

Thirty Days, Zero “Real World” Contact

What’s the first thing you do in the morning? Brush your teeth? Take a shower? Go…*ahem*…use the bathroom? Maybe if you lived in the 90’s. These days, the first thing people do when they wake up is check their Facebook or Twitter or email. In a world where technology drives communication, people are more and … Continue reading