In The Commodity Classic Newsroom

Chuck Zimmerman

Hi from Austin. I made it and am in the convention center newsroom. Sitting here among a bunch of reporters like Jeff Nalley, from Kentucky (Cromwell Ag Media) and Michelle Rook from South Dakota(WNAX), Sara Wyant from Illinois, (Agripulse) and others. C5 internet connection jacks are at a premium here. Commodity Classic needs to double the connections or arrange for …

Commodity Classic, Media

Posting From The Plane In Dallas

Chuck Zimmerman

On my way to Austin. I had to get one of those connection cards for my notebook. It’s not broadband speed but I’m connected. I can’t believe how many Blackberry’s I’ve seen this morning on the plane and airports. They must be doing good. People are walking around talking and typing. It’s almost weird to see this many. Maybe they’re …

Blogging, Commodity Classic

Blogging My Way To Austin & Back

Chuck Zimmerman

It’s almost Commodity Classic time. Well some folks are already there. I’ll be heading that way tomorrow and will be providing reports on what I see, hear and participate in. I can tell you that the trade show and press conferences alone would keep a person busy full time for 3 days. You should see the press conference invitations and …

Blogging, Commodity Classic

Commodity Classic – Austin, TX

Chuck Zimmerman

I know I mentioned this in a previous post but here’s a little more information. I’ll be blogging at the upcoming Commodity Classic in Austin, TX. This is the combined annual mtg. of the National Corn Growers Association and the American Soybean Association. It has a large trade show, along with member meetings and awards dinners. From a press standpoint …

Blogging, Commodity Classic

What A Week And A Busy One Coming Up

Chuck Zimmerman

While we had a very busy week the flu bug hit little old ZimmComm so I haven’t posted much for a few days. However, things are looking up. We’d like to welcome a new client this week, Lutheran Senior Services. This company manages elderly care facilities including one in Jefferson City, MO – Heisinger Bluffs. We’ve been employed to conduct …

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