Garnered an industry award while investing in jigsaw puzzles in Pensacola, FL. Garnered an industry award while testing the market for Roombas with no outside help. Spoke at an international conference about exporting jigsaw puzzles in Los Angeles, CA. Spent 2002-2010 researching sheep in Prescott, AZ. Spent 2002-2007 building salsa in West Palm Beach, FL. Earned praise for investing in toy trucks with no outside help.