Consultant and speaker delivering strategic essentials to leaders of challenger brands. 20 years as a soloist. Former CMO of Chicago's largest confectioner.

Bikram yoga. Apartment mixology. Making playlists. Arsenal Gunners.

Making local connections with gig potential.

"What are you waiting for?"

My parents, for reasons too numerous to list.

Asking "What's the worst that can happen?" and acting on that.

Consumer advocacy.

Business as a vehicle for self-expression and self-determination.

Matthew hasn't saved anything yet.