Category Archives: Famous Names

OZ Land, The Election, Random Thoughts

Linda and I are on our way back home from two phenominal famous Names weeks in Australia. I have travelled to this great place several times, but it has been quite some time.  First off, mega thanks to Pete and … Continue reading

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Fathers Day; Shifting World; Europe

I had all good intentions of writing this blog on Fathers Day.  From time to time, I’ll hear an interviewer ask the question “if you could spend one hour with anyone from the past, who would it be?”  The answer … Continue reading

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IBX is Born; The Response; Systems and More from Vegas

Wow, my last post was in September of last year…it seems like just a couple of months ago!  We have been a bit busy at Famous Names bringing our new sensation to market: IBX.  Linda and I have been working on … Continue reading

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Reflection; Land of Unintended Consequences; Travel Observations

What makes New Years different from other holidays? Going to parties to celebrate with friends and family, eating tasty food with a great bottle of wine, having a good laugh are all part of any special celebration, but reflection is … Continue reading

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Congratulations to John Heffner, new President of OPI; Debra Carver Does it Again

I want to be amongst the first to congratulate the new President of OPI Products, John Heffner. John left his position at Cnd a bit over a year ago and has spent much of his time since working on the … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Thanksgiving…

A day off…and I am totally enjoying it already! I am a very lucky guy in many ways. One of those is my beautiful wife Linda loves NFL football as much as I do. So, we are sitting here with … Continue reading

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One Year Already?!? Lots of Rumors… The Beauty Industry and the Economy

Is it possible that Famous Names made its first shipment one year ago?  That shipment went to Australia and when I say Linda and I were soooo excited, it would not be an exaggeration.  Starting a new company isn’t easy and … Continue reading

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