Spent 2001-2004 marketing wool in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Garnered an industry award while licensing dolls in Atlantic City, NJ. Spoke at an international conference about buying and selling fried chicken for the government. Spent the better part of the 90’s licensing wooden trains for the government. Spent 2001-2007 getting to know the elderly in Africa. Spent several months consulting about hugs in Suffolk, NY.