Indian Wells Masters Tennis

The Indian Wells Masters 1000 tennis event is the most important tennis tournament in the world outside of the four majors. Currently called the BNP Paribas Open, it takes place in Indian Wells, California just outside of Palm Springs in the California desert. It is the highest attended tennis event outside of the four majors [...]

The Mount Rushmore of Sports

Recently, thanks to LeBron James, there has been a lot of talk about the Mount Rushmore of sports. Mount Rushmore of sports meaning the 4 best players of a particular sport. LeBron was referring to the NBA obviously but watching sports television, they have carried the conversation to other sports. This is of course right [...]

My Australian Open Experience

For Americans and many people in the Western Hemisphere, the Australian Open has always been that tennis tournament that was on in the middle of night every January. It was sometimes on when you woke up in the morning and you’re looking for Sportscenter on ESPN. However, the Australian Open is the best grand slam [...]

The Baseball Hall of Fame is Broken

The Baseball Hall of Fame is broken. That’s a fact. This has gone on for long enough and it is time that something changes because the Baseball Hall of Fame is broken. The Hall of Fame, itself as an entity, hides behind the sanctity of their cathedral. The Hall of Fame forces the Baseball Writers [...]

Good Day New York Interview Video

Good Day New York is one of the most popular morning shows in New York City on FOX 5. I was a guest this morning with hosts Rosanna Scotto and Greg Kelly. It was such a pleasure to do the segment in my home town with such cool people. I had a blast and I [...]

Take the SPG Holiday Challenge!

The biggest complaint most people, including myself, have about loyalty programs is the inability to use or redeem the points for free stays/flights/travel when you actually want to use them. I have been saying for years that the best loyalty program in travel is the Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) program. The main reason is there [...]

Peter Greenberg Radio Appearance at ILTM Cannes

During my recent time at ILTM Cannes I took some time to record a segment for the Peter Greenberg radio program. This was my third time on the Peter Greenberg radio program. The most recent time was at ILTM Asia in Shanghai. The time before that was done from Libya on my 33rd birthday. During [...]

ILTM Cannes 2013

ILTM Cannes 2013 was my first ILTM in Cannes. I had previously been to ILTM Asia in Shanghai in June and was unable to attend ILTM Americas this past September. I normally don’t attend many travel shows or conferences. I generally find them useless for what I am interested in-especially the biggest industry conferences and [...]

My FC Barcelona Camp Nou Experience

The Camp Nou experience is something that cannot be missed if you’re a fan of FC Barcelona or simply global soccer or football in general. Camp Nou is the famous football ground for FC Barcelona, one of the greatest soccer teams in Europe. The Camp Nou experience takes you inside the stadium with an all [...]

My US Open Experience

The US Open tennis tournament in New York City is one of my favorite sporting events to attend in the world. I have been several times but it had actually been about 5 years since I was last there. The last 5 years I have been traveling or at business school during the time period [...]

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