Gala celebration of nearly forgotten civil rights hero

I produced and emcee-ed this landmark event reclaiming the legacy of a trailblazing black cop who was also a fearless concert promoter, defying the norms of the Jim Crow era.

"Stump U": Writing and delivering an effective speech

In this colorful and interactive workshop on the making of stirring political stump speeches, I focus on key lessons in persuasion and presentation for candidates, but also for professionals of all kinds.

"Don't just sit there": Mastering the Experience Economy

In this presentation/panel discussion for the American Marketing Association, I explored the 'Experience Economy' via the surprise success of a now-renowned music festival.