Real Estate YP?s Want More

Check out this article written in Globe aimed at primarily the real estate market in New York City but I think it gives some insight into YP’s nation wide.
The young professionals said they felt their companies offered good career advancement opportunities. Roughly 62% of respondents said their companies offered good mentoring and training programs.
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Virginia Business Highlights YPCV

In the July 2007 issue of Virginia Business showcases the needs on how to retain Young Professionals in different Virginia markets and specifically spotlights The Young Professionals of Central Virginia. Read the article by Jessica Sabbath here.

YPCV Council Meeting

Our July YPCV Council and Advisory meeting will begin at 4:00 pm on July 3rd on the 12th Floor of the Bank of the James building in downtown Lynchburg.

Justin McRoberts

Justin McRoberts

 JUSTIN MCROBERTS Justin McRoberts is a long time friend of mine. He’s been making music, writing books and generally traveling the country talking and performing for audiences for the past 17 years. We talk pretty regularly, so when I received the email asking me to help him with updating his website,, and helping with the launch … Read More


 Success starts with a great story. Portnoy Media Group creates seismic activity for your campaigns in traditional and digital spaces.   Justin McRoberts Branding Assessment We determine where your company or organization is in the marketplace Story Centered Success starts with Story – Your strategy should be infused with it! Data Driven Strategy & tactics based … Read More

2015 Reading List

2015 Reading List

This post is part one of two. At the end of 2013, I challenged myself to ship something each week. Some project: a client piece, short film, short story, book… whatever. It could be anything as long as I put it out into the world each week. My strategy would be that at the end … Read More

Get Set for S.T.E.A.M.!

Foothill Christian School was looking for some help to get across a complex plan for updating and improving the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math or S.T.E.A.M. We worked with their team to build a script and profile that would be entertaining but also easily understandable. The concept was to let our host … Read More

These Dry Bones

Over the last several months I’ve been collaborating with Eric Shouse of the band Closer by One to create a visual palette that reinforces the themes in “These Dry Bones”. When I heard the song, it sounded to me that the big takeaway was the idea of longing or more specifically the desire to be close … Read More

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What do you mean by Acquisition?

“Hi Dan, reading through Non-Profit Narrative (love it, very inspiring) what do you mean by Acquisition? Specifically as a takeaway on pg. 53. Would this be in the sense of an “ask” after the event? Maybe acquiring more people into our story to tell the story? Would love a little help understanding this. Thanks!” – … Read More