Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Since: 1996 – – We moved to Colorado Springs from Atlanta to open a Bed and Breakfast. I’ve always loved the Mountains, and all the outdoor activities that they provide, and Colorado has some of the most awesome 14ers in the world! Not to mention the dry climate, sunny days and overall weather year round.
Age Group: 46-59
Favorite Restaurant: Bob’s Subs (Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock PA!)
Favorite Movie? Evelyn Prentice (William Powell / Myrna Loy)
Pets? A Labra-Hound (Labrador / Hound Dog Mix) named Gibbs (After NCIS Leroy Jethro Gibbs)
What is your favorite thing to do in your free time? Go to the Movies, Downhill Ski, Jet Ski, Hike, ATV, Sew and Play Piano
Favorite Season? Fall, the Evergreen Pines smell terrific at that time of year!
If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do? Set up an organization to help those who are truly trying to better their lives and need a little support to do so, and then Travel!
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Rock Climb (I’m not good with heights!)
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be? I think crossing the plains in the 1800’s would be an interesting time to have lived, but then, I’m not sure if I could rough it in a covered wagon for months on end!
Which celebrity do you get mistaken for? Now wouldn’t that be cool!
Where do you work? Acorn Internet Services, Inc.
What is your title? President and Co-Founder
How long have you worked there? Since 2002
What do you love most about your Job? Just about EVERYTHING! In particular; helping our clients grow their businesses with our education is THE BEST reward!
What is your Experience and Background in the Travel Industry? Bed and Breakfast Innkeeper and Owner 1996-2005, State and Local Association Marketing Volunteer, Acorn University Educator and Teacher, Industry Speaker.