How My Google Campus Adventure Stacks Up to recent TED Interview

Posted by on Monday, March 31st, 2014 in platyBlog

Last month, I was given the rare opportunity to tour the Google campus and what an adventure… bikes at every building to hop on and take off at will, driverless cars, free food stations nearly every 100 yards and massive displays of new technology at every turn. I got a sneak peek at “what’s next,” […]

view full entry »

My Day at Google

Posted by on Thursday, February 13th, 2014 in platyBlog

For someone who has always been fascinated with “what’s next,” last Friday was one of the most interesting moments of my career. Like one of the characters in the Wizard of Oz, I got a peek at the men (and women) behind the curtain when I spent the morning at Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, […]

view full entry »

Nike Shanks the McIlroy Launch

Posted by on Monday, January 21st, 2013 in platyBlog

Well, the wind chill has officially dropped below ZERO here in the state that is in the top five for golf courses per capita…so what do you do?  Watch a lot of golf on TV!!  Yes it’s so cold that I even found myself watching the European Tour event in Abu Dhabi during the wee […]

view full entry »

Dan’s Veggie Chili

Posted by on Monday, January 14th, 2013 in platyBlog

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced or 2 tablespoons of minced garlic from jar 1 1/2 cup chopped Red onion 1 cup chopped carrots 1 cup chopped green bell pepper 1 cup chopped red bell pepper 1 cup chopped yellow bell pepper 1 cup sliced Jalapeño peppers (optional) 3 tablespoons chili powder […]

view full entry »