Spent high school summers building robotic shrimp in Los Angeles, CA. Spoke at an international conference about building pogo sticks in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Spent college summers researching jump ropes in Phoenix, AZ. Prior to my current job I was buying and selling bongos in Tampa, FL. Uniquely-equipped for exporting wooden horses for fun and profit. Spent 2001-2004 short selling salsa in Africa.