Homeless and heartbroken

It was about a week ago that I got a concerned message from Mr. KC Carr of KC Derby Digest, who was asking about a fire at KCRW’s new practice space, Warrior Alley (or, as we lovingly call it, Walley). My first thought was, “What?” followed quickly by, “It’s Friday, nobody is at the space … Read More

Don’t mess with Texas

I recently spoke about bout marketing at the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) annual conference. One of the things I brought up about what I think roller derby is sorely under utilizing is the fan experience. What I mean by that is that in every other sport, you see advertising that focuses on what … Read More

March Madness Through May

I was thinking I was going to write these great posts about my nutso month of March, but suddenly it’s May and I’m wondering where April went. The thing is, March flew by in a whirlwind for several reasons. I went to SXSWi for work, for one. I could wax on and on about what … Read More

Fireworks and bobble heads

Let me tell you about a little craziness from this week: I spoke to members of the American Advertising Federation of Kansas City yesterday about roller derby. I can hear my dad’s voice in my head, most likely saying something about me yapping my jaws and lots of hot air leaking out of my mouth. … Read More