Shoe-la-la: Networking at its funnest

I had the privilege of joining TIPS group No. 1 for the Sarpy County Chamber. We meet at 7:30 a.m. every Friday at John A. Gentleman Mortuary in Bellevue.

This is NOT your ordinary TIPS group. Yes, we exchange tips and referrals and support. But we have so much fun doing it! This group of outgoing, friendly people knows how to play while they work, and care for the group’s members while they’re doing it.

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Catena Creations: Happy fifth anniversary!

Today is the fifth anniversary of the day I decided to start my own freelancing business. I can’t tell you how exciting it is for me to be able to write this post and say that I made it five years!

Catena Creations logos

Catena Creations logos: Before (bottom) and after

To celebrate, I’ve updated my logo. I’m in the process of redesigning and updating my website, which I expect to launch in September.

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Bellevue Applebee’s displays 3 Catena Creations photos

Applebee’s restaurant in Bellevue has chosen three sports photos by Catena Creations to be displayed as part of the restaurant’s remodeling this spring.

Marion Griffin, an interior designer at Artworkstudio in Mission, KS, supervised the remodeling. She found my sports photos on my SmugMug photo gallery, and contacted me in February 2013 to obtain permission to use them. I gave her permission, and sent some suggegstions for additional photos to consider.

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