I really enjoyed my eleven years at Royal Dutch Shell. There was a lot of learning, building, and fun to be had. I loved working with extremely innovative teams that cared about their end-users and worked hard to deliver innovative software solutions. Now, it is time for me to learn some more, build some more, and have quite a bit of fun by founding a startup to address frictions and inefficiencies prevailing during the promotion and evaluation of innovations and enabling a collaborative marketplace where all innovation ecosystem stakeholders can exchange and flourish....
I have bridges on the brain.
Photography is all about the topic. I was reminded that skies and clouds can be relaxing and make one feel alive. This inspired me to share a few of my skies photos.
Faline is the name of Bambi’s friend in Disney animation film. It is also the name given to our chihuahua as she vaguely resembles a deer. We love her and since I have a few photos of her, I thought I would share.
Over Christmas, we rented a small historical farm house in Warrenton (near Round Top, Texas). Our goal was to be away from the city for a week, relax, and cook some nice meals. Our signature dish for that week was our boar stew with polenta.