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This new identity is both simple and complex. It's gorgeous.
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This has the looks of a brilliant campaign--I love the TV spots.
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What a shame, Jonah.
Jonah Lehrer, popular speaker, journalist and author of three books on psychology and neuroscience, has resigned his position as staff writer for The New Yorker after admitting that he fabricated quotes in his most recent book, Imagine: How Creativity Works. In a statement given to The New York Times, Lehrer wrote, "Three weeks ago, I received an email from journalist Michael Moynihan asking about Bob Dylan quotes in my book ‘Imagine.' The quotes...
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This is amazing. I have never thought about a young tree still being inside an old tree.
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Wow.
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I love this video, especially how they projected images on the equipment. Very cool concept.
From Our City, Our Story, the story of a Rockford, Illinois gear factory that made all of the gears for the Mars Curiosity rover. What might be more remarkable than creating crucial equipment destined for Mars? For a second time? Well, creating a thriving motivated company culture with a team of career employees -- the kind who lie in bed at night thinking, "what can I do in the morning when I get there?" The kind who take on responsibility, imp...
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The best video ever from a newspaper. Way to go WSJ! Hooray for the Olympics.

Homemade Highlights: Gabby Douglas is a Golden Girl
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I believe in the media's quest for facts.
This week David Carr and A. O. Scott dissected Aaron Sorkin’s “The Newsroom” in their weekly Web show, The Sweet Spot. As the two critics point out, anyone who has worked in a newsroom, and then seen a show about a newsroom, knows that the two realities rarely align. For example, the banter in Sorkin’s “Newsroom” is stilted and more contrived than a Shakespearian play. But, it does make for some good TV. In this episode, Scott asks the ultimate a...
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  • Deseret Digital Media
    Director of Content, deseretnews.com, 2012 - 2014
  • Southern Virginia University
    Vice President of Communications & Marketing, 2011 - 2012
  • Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
  • Susan Davis International
  • Brigham Young University
  • Coltrin & Associates
  • Southern Virginia University
    Director of University Communications, 2007 - 2011
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General manager at deseretnews.com.

Husband to an amazing and understanding woman, and father of four. Into church, branding, organic gardening, design, documentaries, Vespas and bottled soda.
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