Author Archives: Ardith Freethy

Ciao Bella!

Lucky me to have just returned from Sorrento, Italy.  The gateway to the Amalfi Coast with it’s 50-km stretch of coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula.  We explored the sheer cliffs and rugged shoreline via yacht and … Continue reading

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IMEX Frankfurt

3,500+ suppliers under one roof meant a lot of walking over the course of my 3 day tradeshow visit.  Comfortable shoes and good planning made for a productive few days. And Frankfurt itself is a very walkable city, so walk … Continue reading

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Carlsbad, California

Where is that you ask?  Well only 30 minutes straight up the coast north of San Diego, far from the big city vibe and into small town California. Beaches, beautiful resorts, quaint villages, great food, plentiful outdoor activities, easy access … Continue reading

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The Big Easy

Known for its round-the-clock nightlife, vibrant live-music scene and spicy, singular cuisine this destination was one big easy decision in choosing where to take important dealer reps to celebrate their achievements.  The program agenda featured a day on the bayou … Continue reading

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Dancing on the Ceiling

Only in Vegas!  My first 3 nights featured 3 shows.  Love, Lionel Richie & Seinfeld.  Lucky me!  Followed by 3 more nights for the Incentive Live tradeshow.  A first time attendance for me but definitely worthwhile as I continue to … Continue reading

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So cool; SOCAL

Just had a group return from Newport Beach in California.  They had a great trip!  The weather was perfect; literally perfect!!!  And the agenda took advantage of that with an outdoor pool reception, outdoor dining, Segway tour, hiking, golf, bicycling. … Continue reading

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Kangaroos & Koala’s

          Yep, I was there. Pictures to prove it!  A quick 6-night site inspection determined that our client is planning to bring a group of Canadian dealers to both Melbourne and Adelaide, with a side trip … Continue reading

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