Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dreams come true

Press release New York, June 23, 2011. Today, the City of New York and Hercules Trophy International have signed a contract to organize the first American Hercules Trophy on Randall’s Island, Manhattan. The signing of the contract was presided by … Continue reading

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“Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.” – Pablo Picasso

Picasso was completely right. You’d better get used to it. Most people avoid the “danger-zone” and look for an imaginary “comfort-zone”. Comfort zones don’t exist, so get over that totally insane idea! What are imaginary comfort zones for many people: … Continue reading

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Festivals: Artist Powered, Fan Driven.

Knack Weekend published a very short article of Geert Zagers about why people like Festivals so much. As we run our own festival of teams, sports and entertainment I was interested to know his findings. The article was a bit … Continue reading

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Professional amateurs

30 years ago, only 25,000 Americans finished a Marathon. In 2009, 467,000 finished it. 10 years ago, climbing the Mont Ventoux by bike was for the innovators. Now everybody asks “How many times did you clime it in one day?” … Continue reading

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Afraid to start?

Good article on Angel Investment Network on how to overcome start-up fears. People always think I have none. Probably because I had my share of start-up successes (but I also experienced my share of drawbacks guys). They should catch me … Continue reading

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Third Industrial Revolution

Fabulous interview with Jeremy Rifkin on the future. A must see. Hope it helps to see we are in the middle of one of the most challenging times ever. Hope you feel it too! Thanks for the tip Robby! I … Continue reading

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