Director, Digital Media, National Geographic Channels

‘Brain Surgery Live’ Updates

National Geographic Channel successfully concluded the first live broadcast of brain surgery from University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Patient Greg Grindley, seen above waving to camera at the end of the broadcast, is now resting comfortably after surgeons implanted electrodes deep within his brain to control Parkinson’s-related tremors. Near the completion of…

9/10: The Final Hours – A Cocktail at the End of the World

The Greatest Bar in the World — one of two bars at fabled World Trade Center restaurant Windows on the World. To those who worked and drank there, this was unquestionably more than just its name.  George Delgado, head bartender on September 10, 2001, was teaching what would be the last of his popular Mixology…

President Obama Introduces COSMOS Premiere

It’s the continuation of the beloved television classic and its premiere is being carried by 10 television networks – a befittingly massive rollout for a show whose progenitor made popular the phrase “billions and billions.” And now, if there was any doubt as to just how epic the premiere of COSMOS has been, it has…