National Medical Research Foundation

Recently, I was asked to the advisory board of the National Medical Research Foundation. I am very proud to accept the appointment and lend my knowledge and help to this cause. Founded by Joan and Edward Reiter, NMR Foundation is focued on finding the cause and cure for both Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis, which are vasculitis diseases. Vasculitis …

Levitz’s Response

It pays to take the time to teach a business how to give good customer service. My parents wrote a letter to CEO and Chairman Jay Carathers. Today his office called and my parents to tell them their needs will be met. Levitz will credit their credit card with in three days of picking up of the matching chair. Here …

Mayor Phil Gordon Gets an “A” for Effort

Like I said Phoenix is rising there is an opportunity for Phoenix to be the city of the future. It’s all contingent on putting the right plans in place. While I am new to the land of the sun I am certainly no stranger. This is my 2nd and a half attempt to live here. First attempt was back in …

Loving it at Levitz – NOT

Customer service is one of the most important valuable assets that a company could have. Having trained customer service representatives who have the talent to deal with crisis situations is a worthwhile investment. My parents recently bought furniture from Levitz in Tempe, AZ. The floor model of the leather sofa and matching chair they wanted was in impeccable shape. But …

Phoenix is Rising

I’ve final settled in Phoenix. After 18 excellent years in NYC I’m in the desert. Why Phoenix? It’s still a new frontier wild with possibilities. Now is the time for smart business minds to gather here and take hold of Phoenix. Think about it, “Phoenix, the city of the future.” It’s still small enough and manageable that it can be …

The Persuaders

I love marketing. Enjoy getting into the mind set of the people I’m marketing too. Understanding who they are where they come from and selling the right product or service to enhance their lives. Do I believe there’s clutter out their. Sure do! Do I believe we as markers need to be as creative as possible to create a bond? …