TEDxFultonStreet 2015 Interviews

TEDxFultonStreet 2015 Interviews

In preparation for the 2015 conference, we interviewed a few of our very unusual speakers. They were: the world’s most successful sunken treasure hunter, a major international drug smuggler, a beekeeper, a steampunk designer, and an african-american fashion model with albinism.   See the Interviews! Watch the 3-Minute Recap Video     See the Interviews! Watch the 3-Minute Recap Video...
Allianz 125th Anniversary

Allianz 125th Anniversary

To celebrate its 125th anniversary, one of the world’s largest financial services groups wanted to produce a “TED-like conference.” I was hired to produce the on-stage speakers for this half-day event at Carnegie Hall.
TechCrunch Disrupt 2015

TechCrunch Disrupt 2015

This iconic conference showcases the latest whizzy gadgets and concepts from aspiring startups in search of greater funding. I love attending, because it gives a real sense of the pulse of the startup...
TED 2015

TED 2015

TEDxFultonStreet secured a license to livestream the main TED Conference from Vancouver to a small audience – we used the opportunity to provide a fun day for some of our volunteers!
High Performance Leadership

High Performance Leadership

I took a week-long course in executive development, run by professional hostage negotiator George Kohlrieser. Held in São Paulo, Brazil, this course is one of the certificate programs offered by the IMD Business School, based in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Aaron’s Photography at Gallery in Chelsea

Aaron’s Photography at Gallery in Chelsea

I don’t normally exhibit my photography, but I had an image of the Soldiers’ and Sailors Monument that I wanted to share… When this gallery invited me to show it in their 9/11 Memorial showing, I thought it was a perfect fit for my photo, “In Memoriam”. At the same time, I had recently sold an abstract photo of a tiled mannequin in false-color, posed as if straining to see (“Mirror Figure”). So both pieces made it into the show, and they are now both in the homes of buyers. A happy ending for any artist!...
TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”)

TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”)

As the event licensee, organizer, and Executive Producer, I also hosted most of the sessions of TEDxFultonStreet 2014, my first TEDx event.   Here are the presenters from TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”): NOTE: photos are subject to Creative Commons license, non-commercial, non-derivative, attribution.     Watch the 3-Minute Recap Video All talks from TEDxFultonStreet 2014...
TED@250

TED@250

At TED2014, one of the speakers couldn’t fly to Vancouver because he has a felony criminal record… so they hosted him via livestream from the TED Conferences main office. I was fortunate to be in the small group of community members who were invited to...
TED 2014

TED 2014

In 2014 I secured a license to privately screen a simulcast of the TED Conference from Vancouver, in my home. Here are a few highlights: