Tales From The Road – November

Chicago has the worst traffic in the nation. This has been confirmed by the National Transportation Safety Bureau. Los Angeles gets a lot of credit for having bad traffic, as does New York. Still it takes a city like Chicago to have that special mix of bad drivers, crumbling roads, baffling construction projects and insane lane configurations to really bring home the insanity.

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Time for LDI

October has arrived. There is a chill in the air. The trees look spectacular, but all that it reminds me of is the hours spent raking and bagging leaves that awaits me over the next 6-8 weeks. It is also time to make the annual trip to the LDI Tradeshow and Conference. This year it is in Las Vegas. The town that provides me two of my favorite pastimes: golfing and gambling.

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10 Years at ILC

Recently I celebrated 10 years of service at ILC. Where does the time go? I started working for ILC in 1998 and was the second official employee (for those of you paying close attention to the math, yes I did take a 4 year sabbatical along the way). I was drawn to ILC by the opportunity to get in early with a small, motivated company with great potential for growth. It was clear early on that ILC wouldn’t stay small for long.

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