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Lives in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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"Clouds a drifting across the moon.
Cats a prowling on their beat.
Spring's a girl in the street at night.
Dirty old town.

Heard a siren from the docks.
Saw a train set the night on fire.
Smelled the spring on the smoky wind.
Dirty old town" 

The Dubliners (Dirty Old Town)
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Travel Quote of the Day #TQotD
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Travel Quote of the Day:  "All the paintings on the tombs, they do the sand dance don't you know. If they move too quick, they're falling down like a domino.

All the bazaar men by the Nile, they got the money on a bet. Gold crocodiles, they snap their teeth on your cigarette.

Foreign types with the hookah pipes say... Walk like an Egyptian.

Blond waitresses take their trays, they spin around and they cross the floor. They've got the moves, you drop your drink and they give you more.

All the school kids so sick of books, they like the punk and the metal band. When the buzzer rings, they're walking like an Egyptian.

All the kids in the marketplace say, Walk like an Egyptian"

- The Bangles (Walk like an Egyptian) #TQotD http://j.mp/1QUjU7d
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Travel Quote of the Day: "I've been around and I've seen some things.
People moving faster than the speed of sound
Faster than the speeding bullet.
People living like Superman
All day and all night
And I won't say if it's wrong or if it's right
I'm pretty fast myself
But I do have some advice to pass along
Along in the chorus of this song
Better not look down
If you want to keep on flying
Put the hammer down
Keep it full speed ahead
Better not look back
Or you might just wind up crying
You can keep it moving
If you don't look down"

 - BB King (Better Not Look Down) #TQotD http://j.mp/1GLpR5x
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Travel Quote of the Day:
"They paved paradise and put up a parking lot.
With a pink hotel, a boutique and a swinging hot spot.
Don't it always seem to go, that you don't know what you've got, till it's gone.
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot"
- Joni Mitchell (Big Yellow Taxi) #TQotD http://j.mp/1A5tS3q
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Travel Quote of the Day:

"Well, I shuffled through the city on the 4th of July, 
I had a firecracker waiting to blow.
Breakin' like a rocket who was makin' its way 
to the cities of Mexico.
Lived in an apartment out on Avenue A,
I had a tar-hut on the corner of 10th.
Had myself a lover who was finer than gold,
but I've been broken up and busted up since.

Love don't play any games with me
anymore like she did before.
The world won't wait, so I better shake
that thing right out there through the door.
Hell, I still love you, New York"

 - Ryan Adams (New York, New York) #TQotD http://j.mp/1Q9lm74
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Travel Quote of the Day: "Well the Illinois Central and the Southern Central Freight, got to keep on pushin' mama, you know they're running late.  Without love, where would you be now? Well, the pistons keep on turning and the wheels go round and round. The steel rails are cold and hard. For the miles that they go down, without love, where would you be now?" - The Doobie Brothers (Long Train Running) #TQotD http://j.mp/1IoOtyL
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Travel Quote of the Day:
"We come from the land of the ice and snow,
from the midnight sun, where the hot springs blow.
The hammer of the gods, will drive our ships to new lands.
To fight the horde, singing and crying,
Valhalla, I am coming.
On we sweep, with threshing oar.
Our only goal will be the western shore"
 - Led Zeppelin (Immigrant Song) #TQotD http://j.mp/1I4HPAD
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Travel Quote of the Day: "I fly like paper, get high like planes.
If you catch me at the border, I got visas in my name.
If you come around here, I make 'em all day.
I get one down in a second if you wait.
Sometimes I think sitting on trains,
every stop I get to I'm clocking that game.
Everyone's a winner, we're making our fame.
Bona fide hustler making my name" - M.I.A. (PaperPlanes) ‪#‎TQotD‬ http://j.mp/1QcYXta
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Travel Quote of the Day: “Nothing could be finer than to be in Carolina in the morning.
No one could be sweeter than my sweetie when I meet her in the morning.
Where the morning glories twine around the door,
whispering pretty stories I long to hear once more.
Strolling with my girlie where the dew is pearly, early in the morning.
Butterflies all flutter up and kiss each buttercup at dawning.
If I had Aladdin’s lamp for only a day,
I’d make a wish and here’s what I’d say.
Nothing could be finer than to be in Carolina in the morning” - Dean Martin (Carolina in the Morning) #TQotD http://j.mp/1KaSpnI
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Travel Quote of the Day: ""The day since I met her,
I can't believe it's true.
She came here from Memphis
across the ocean sailing.
And I saw her and I pleaded,
why do you come so far?
And she said, 'trying to get to you,
how I tried to get you,
trying to get you'" - Pixies (Letter To Memphis) #TQotD http://j.mp/1F5a93R
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Travel Quote of the Day: "The teachers I had growing up told me things about people and places to go.
But a lot of that talk was them repeating things about things that they didn’t even know.

I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna thank them for all of their help.
I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna find out those things for myself.

I’m from the East Coast. I’ve been here and there. But I still haven’t seen very much.
I know as I go and as old as I get there’s places I’ll never forget.

I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna go forth from cities and towns.
I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. Even if I have to bum around.

The world’s getting smaller and smaller they say. Pretty soon it’ll all be the same.
But I hope that’s not true. There’s too much to do and a world like that just seems so lame.

I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna find what there is to find out.
I wanna travel. I wanna travel. I wanna travel. It’s about time I was busting out"
 - Paleface #TQotD http://j.mp/1EqoDLj
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Travel Quote of the Day: "Well it's all right, riding around in the breeze. Well it's all right, if you live the life you please. Well it's all right, even if the sun don't shine. Well it's all right, we're going to the end of the line" - The Traveling Wilburys (End of the Line) #TQotD http://j.mp/1yeH1WF
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Hotel Marketing Strategy & Travel Technology Consultant
Employment
  • RockCheetah
    Hotel, Destination & Travel Technology Consultant, present
  • Sun Valley Resorts
  • Yellowstone Park Company
  • Four Seasons Hotels
  • Journey's End Motels
  • Travel Resources Management Group
  • Anasazi, Inc.
  • Sabre Group
  • Budget Rent a Car
  • Neat Group
  • Cendant Travel Distribution Services
  • The Mark Travel Corporation
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Currently
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Previously
Bellevue, Washington - Sun Valley, Idaho - Ithaca, New York - Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming - Irving, Texas - New York, New York - Toronto, Ontario - Dallas, Texas - Houston, Texas
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Hotel Marketing Strategy and Travel Technology Consultant. Author. Speaker. Thought Leader. Disciple of the global travel industry
Introduction
I am the Founder of RockCheetah, a hotel and destination marketing strategy & travel technology consulting company.  My specialty is working with travel industry clients to help them engage customers by aligning their marketing strategies with appropriate technologies and operational best practices.

Having held leadership positions with several companies that have changed the travel distribution landscape, I consider myself a disciple of the travel industry and a student of how social media and disruptive web technologies can improve the end-to-end travel experience.

You can learn more about my perspectives on the global travel industry by reading my blog, Views from a Corner Suite.
Education
  • Cornell University
    Hotel Administration, 1977 - 1981
  • Bellevue Senior High
    1974 - 1977
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