Next Upcoming Event(s):
Porsche CliffCo thinktank, April 18, 2023
Investment Supergroup, May 16, 2023
CliffCo Trip 2023 to Alaska, July 27 - July 30
think tradeClick to Swap

Latest News

Malibu Farm to Transform Harbor House

Remember Cougar from the movie “Top Gun.” Actor John Stockwell and his wife, chef Helene Henderson, cut a deal with San Diego port commissioners on a 10-year lease for their growing restaurant chain Malibu Farm, which in this location plans to transform the 14,000-square-foot half-empty Harbor House into much more of an indoor-outdoor venue that […]


Class, Smarts, and Savvy Marketing

In contrast to toxic political ads, and meltdowns like Pelosi had with Wolf Blitzer (pffft¹, he’s on your side) below is welcome example of class, smarts, and savvy marketing. By the way, Kyle shows the same grace and grit every time we talk, including a career transition in the depths of the pandemic. Footprint² of […]


Avoidable Marketing Embarrassments

Two totally avoidable marketing embarrassments: medical-apparel marketer Figs was raked over Twitter coals for an ad with a woman in scrubs holding a copy of Medical Terminology for Dummies upside down, and iconic ad agency Richards Group (Chick-fil-A cows) had an exodus of major clients, including The Home Depot, when the founder Stan Richards commented […]


COVID-19 Thru 2021

Covid 19 is the biggest scapegoat since Cate O’Hara’s cow was blamed for starting the great Chicago fire by allegedly kicking over her gas lantern.