Posts Tagged ‘Interview’


One-on-One: Karri Bentley of UAB & Rodney Davidson of Dogstar Design

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The wonders of marketing and the importance of the single defining message or image dominated this month’s One on One conversation between veteran graphic designer Rodney Davidson and UAB marketer Karri Bentley. Rodney Davidson of Dogstar Design and Illustration has made a career out of seeking out the simple, defining image and then creating a… Read More

B-Yourself: Courtney Lynn Gullung

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Name: Courtney Lynn Gullung Age: 34 Hometown: Jackson, MS Occupation: Registered Nurse and Chauffeur Fave past time with the girls: The girls and I are big homebodies.  We are happiest together at home, piled up together in my bed, lights out watching a movie and eating popcorn. How long have you all been training? I… Read More

One-on-One: Lawrence Pijeaux Jr. and Joseph Caspar Baker III

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

The focus of this month’s conversation was the power of ordinary and extraordinary people to bring about positive change. We brought together two people for this month’s One on One who have experienced that phenomenon: Dr. Lawrence Pijeaux Jr., president of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and Joseph Caspar Baker III, founder of the advocacy… Read More

One-on-One: Lori Sours & Jeff York

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

One-on-One. People Talking. The topic was salsa before moving on to creative advertising, films and the rigors of a long-distance commute from Chicago to Birmingham. And that was just the start of this month’s One on One conversation. Lori Sours  (aka “Salsa Senorita”, co-creator of Salsa Senorita brand salsa) is a New Mexico native with… Read More

One-on-One: Jann Robinson & Atticus Rominger

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

One-on-One. People. Talking. This month’s conversation features two great communicators, caterer and entrepreneur Jann Robinson and public relations professional Atticus Rominger. The discussion centered on the role change plays in life, the essence of building your own brand and launching out on your own to pursue your dreams. A firm believer in the adage that… Read More

A Conversation with Suzanne Collins

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

A Conversation with Suzanne Collins, author of The Hunger Games Trilogy Q: You have said from the start that The Hunger Games story was intended as a trilogy. Did it actually end the way you planned it from the beginning? A: Very much so. While I didn’t know every detail, of course, the arc of… Read More