Danner’s 40 years of Gore-Tex highlights company’s nearly 80 years of outdoor wear

Danner’s nearly 80 years of crafting leather boots includes 40 years of Gore-Tex, the first footwear maker to include the waterproofing material. Get to know the Danner brand and its place in Portland and beyond via my Forbes.com feature.


Go inside DeMarini’s Portland-area factory, birthplace of company bats

DeMarini has a singular position in the baseball bat landscape. Go inside the Portland-area factory where that position gets crafted. My feature on the brand and the factory for Baseball America.

Tampa Bay Super Bowl Committee logo sails into prominence

Get to know the design behind the Tampa Bay Super Bowl Committee logo, one of the only places left where cities can get creative with Super Bowl design. My feature for SportsLogos.net.

Guild Education links employers, employees and universities

Guild Education takes a unique approach to continuing education by linking employers, employees and universities to create a corporate benefit of education. My feature for The 74 Million.

Ralph Sampson enjoying resurgence of Puma basketball, his signature sneaker

Puma basketball is enjoying a resurgence both on and off the court. Learn how the signature series of Ralph Sampson has had success via my Forbes.com article.

Matt Rossetti: Architect of American tennis stadiums

The architecture of American tennis stadiums has largely rested on the design of Matt Rossetti. I spoke with the long-time architect — of not just tennis, of course — to discuss tennis stadium design trends of past, present and future. Learn more via my Forbes.com feature.

Kobe Bryant building Granity Studios one sports theme after another

Kobe Bryant has found his passion project. And he’s turned it into a successful business. Bryant’s Granity Studios has taken on sports themes and made them accessible to young adults. I chatted with Kobe for a Forbes.com feature on his latest venture. Learn about it here.

A day in the New York life of 8-time Grand Slam doubles champion Bethanie Mattek-Sands

The eight-time Grand Slam doubles champion Bethanie Mattek-Sands allowed me behind-the-scenes access during her lead-in to the US Open in New York City. Explore life behind the scenes with BMS as part of my Forbes.com feature.

Gael Monfils embraces fans, business of tennis as career continues

French tennis start Gael Monfils embraces fans and the joy of the game in his continued rise up the tennis ranks. Monfils spent time to chat with me about his philosophy ahead of the US Open. Check it out via my Forbes.com post.