Bill's daily blog exists somewhere between the Znews and his Twitter posts. Slightly irreverent, sometimes about stuff outside of the DMO realm...it's about whatever is bangin' around in Bill's head at any given point in time. You have been warned.
Bill Geist's Zeitgeist
Holy Bad Co.
3/7/2014 7:06 AM
Bad Company was one of those '70s "supergroups" for which fans would snap up debut albums before hearing a single note. I did on its day of release (based on nothing more than buzz), raced home...and sat entranced through the...
Breakfast is the Most Important Meal of the Day
3/5/2014 9:42 AM
We've heard that line for seemingly forever. And, I have no idea if it's true. But, it seems to be so for smart destination marketers. I remember a number of years ago when Ohio Tourism began advertising on or in...
Making Advocacy Easier
3/4/2014 8:22 AM
Those of us that work in Destination Marketing can usually recite the impact numbers for our communities from memory. It's usually harder for the volunteers that serve on our Boards and Committees. Some DMOs have addressed this problem by creating...
Stereotypes: Deserved or Desired
3/3/2014 8:11 AM
It is the material for an inordinate number of male comedians: The overbearing dominatrix wife. Of course, as comedy is a mirror of reality, there must be a grain (or three) of truth to the fact that women tend to...
2/28/2014 7:16 AM
I can't remember which of my Facebook friends turned me on to Harry Manx. J'excuse...and thank you. That discovery was one of those exquisite and previously unknown pleasures...like stumbling upon Buffalo Trace for the very first time or doing salmon...
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