My company & title is… Owner of Colling Media.

A typical day in my life includes… Reviewing advertising strategies and lead generation results.
My favorite thing about living/working in the Desert Ridge area is… The community of awesome people with young families who are motivated to make a difference.

Your favorite movie you could never get tired of watching… Billy Madison

My family… is my rock and I am fortunate to have my immediate family all close.

The business lesson I learned the hard way is… smart growth is better than fast growth.

One thing I cannot live without… my phone! It’s so much more than a phone these days.

When I was younger, I wanted to be… an astronaut so I can shoot for the stars, entrepreneurship and ad agency life has many similarities!

The song I would sing at Karaoke night is… Believe.

The one person who motivates me is… Mark Zuckerberg! He disrupted the entire advertising and networking business in many ways for the better and we have been fortunate to be an early adopter of Facebook and social media advertising which has moved mountains for our clients and our business.

The last thing that made me laugh out loud was… my 4-year-old son celebrating his victory when he beat me in a video game.

The perfect day would be… clients report record breaking results during the day, and my wife, kids and I have a fun family night out.

My first job was… call center sales in home security and telecom. I got hung up on a lot!

My life… is a journey with some very amazing people I am lucky to call family and friends.

I’m currently working on… making Colling Media the best lead generation company in the country.

The best gift I’ve ever received was… words of encouragement and time from those that gave me a chance.

The actor I would want to play me in a movie of my life is… Mark Wahlberg. But he’d need to stop working out for a bit or I would need to start working out a lot more.

My dream vacation would be… facing all my fears and bucket list items including scuba and sky diving. Quality time with family in Hawaii works too!

My words of wisdom to aspiring business owners… “You gotta start to start!”