It’s Been 30 Days….

It’s been 30 days since my last blog post and I have no one to blame, but myself. I’ve been slacking big time and it’s not like I haven’t been doing anything in the past 30 days. Actually, I’ve been busier than I have ever been. My daughter’s Quinceañera took place this month and I […]

Worcester Roots Project: #WeOwnIt Campaign

Worcester’s newest corporation doesn’t have a management hierarchy, but it does have bi-weekly meetings in which everyone at the table is an equal. It’s a theory known as cooperative business: Everyone is an owner. And Future Focus Media has become Worcester’s face in what some are calling the new economy. The company, which has been […]

[MAJOR State] Call for Increased Wages

There are MAJOR debates taking place in the Commonwealth about wages and the state of the economy, in general. The debate regarding wages has been an on going one that many in Washington, D.C. feel would further cripple the United States. I, on the other hand, know that with the minimum wage currently at $8.00 […]

[MAJOR Footwear] Future Focus Media Co-op: Sole Changers

Working with various youth in Worcester- Toxic Soil Busters, Youth In Charge & Future Focus Media Co-op– I always get asked about my “other” business. My business is footwear, specifically sneakers. I work with companies such as Nike, Reebok, adidas, Converse and New Balance, to name a few. More recently, through a partnership with PENSOLE […]