News Archive

Giveaway: Smart Talk Women - Arianna Huffington

Tue, 02/07/2012
Yes - it's time for another giveaway. This one has little food involved (thought there are a few noshes before the show) but is a really great time!    SmartTalk Women is back with another speaker in just 2 weeks! This time it's Arianna Huffington and she'll be talking about becoming fearless in love, work and life - I think I need to see this! I could definitely use help in all of those areas!

Donna Brazile to Speak at the State Theatre

Fri, 02/10/2012
Donna Brazile
Photo Courtesy of SmartTalk

Kara DioGuardi Interview

Mon, 02/20/2012

I had the wonderful opportunity to sit down with amazingly talented Kara DioGuardi to discuss her upcoming SmartTalk Connected Conversations appearance in Cincinnati on March 22nd.


What Billy Beane, Brad Pitt, & Arianna Huffington Have In Common – Plus, Get 10% Off Smart Talk Women Tickets to See/Hear Arianna Huffington This Wednesday!

Tue, 02/21/2012

It’s not everyday you can take a deep thought provoking message from a Brad Pitt movie. Not that Benjamin Button didn’t leave your mind wandering. Like, why is that baby old? Anyhow, the point I’m trying to make is that after staying up late last night to celebrate our presidents (or watch Moneyball), I was struck by an epiphany. For those who are still Oprah fans left searching for the OWN channel, let’s just call this my ‘Aha’ moment.

Arianna Huffington

Thu, 02/23/2012


Tue, 02/28/2012

I was recently ushering an event at the Aronoff Center. It was part of the Smart Talk series and featured Arianna Huffington. All I knew about her was that she was the founder of the Huffington Post, and she had basically liberal political views. I had signed up for the event thinking it was a short event to log some hours, and I'd always wondered how interesting the Smart Talk series could be. I was skeptical about this one mostly because I tend to lean to the conservative side a lot of the time, and I wondered if all she said would just rub me the wrong way.

Melissa Stockwell, JP Theberge Named USA Paratriathlon Athletes of the Year

Tue, 02/28/2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - USA Triathlon today honored world championship medalists Melissa Stockwell and JP Theberge as its 2011 USA Paratriathlon Athletes of the Year. The accolades were selected by the USA Triathlon Age Group Committee.

USA Triathlon will announce its 2011 Age Group, Junior and Elite Athletes of the Year later this week.