I worked for a direct competitor down in Jacksonville, FL when Lisa and I first got married. We nearly lost a ship in hurricane Floyd in 1999. In our case the ship had a fire back aft far to close to a container full of high explosives. Up forward nearly 50 containers washed over the side into the ocean during the storm. We were fortunate the ship made it to port with all hands.
Working on the ocean is no joke serious business with precious little room for error. There was a saying that we had to memorize when I was in school: "The sea is selective, slow in the recognition of effort and aptitude, but fast in the sinking of the unfit."
- Web Savvy MarketingTechno Geek Aficionado, present
- SuccessCREEations, Inc.WordPress Developer. Navigator. New Media Guy. Translator.
Prior to joining the Web Savvy team I have been a life long professional navigator starting with ocean going cargo ships, then went on to US Navy jets. After changing careers from cargo operations in the maritime industry in 2007 I focused on creating easy to use WordPress websites and training folks, especially churches and ministries, how to use them to effectively attract more people.
In 2011 my wife and I moved to Colorado to attend a Bible college. Purposely Different is where I post thoughts and ideas on spiritual stuff. Check out the Purposely Different Podcast or subscribe in iTunes. In addition to my geeky side I am also an ordained minister.
What to Expect
Here on G+ I tend to post a mix of content including
- WordPress info to help your online effectiveness
- Spiritual thoughts from a Biblical perspective
- Fun stuff that I find entertaining
- Charis Bible CollegeBiblical Studies, Practical Ministry, 2011 - 2014
- SUNY Maritime CollegeMarine Transportation, 1985 - 1989
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