WORKS LIKE A CHARM: Kay McDonald, Owner of Charity Charms

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved One of the things that strikes you about Kay McDonald when you meet her is that she has a contagious laugh. I immediately love people who laugh so completely that their head involuntary tosses back when they laugh! Don’t you? Since 2004, Kay’s company Charity Charms has worked like Read more about WORKS LIKE A CHARM: Kay McDonald, Owner of Charity Charms[…]

THE VIEW FROM THE INSIDE:  DAVID HUSSEY, Hussey Homes

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved David and I met a few years ago when I was opening my former gallery, Fearless Art Works.  I vividly recall the moment I met him at my Spanish Village location, which is always what happens when I meet people I know are going to come into my life Read more about THE VIEW FROM THE INSIDE:  DAVID HUSSEY, Hussey Homes[…]

FAILING FORWARD AGAIN: Stacy Phillips, OPTAVIA Health Coach

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved My muse this week is Stacy Phillips who is a certified OPTAVIA Health Coach and a nutritionist. I have worked in the fitness industry my entire life.  I was raised in a bicycle shop where my father served the best of the best in the elite world of bicycling.  Read more about FAILING FORWARD AGAIN: Stacy Phillips, OPTAVIA Health Coach[…]

PERSIST | PERSEVERE | BELIEVE: Bob Diercksmeier, Artist & Owner of RJD Creative

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved My muse this week is Bob Diercksmeier, Artist & Owner of RJD Creative. Thankfully, I am not loading the interviews from this series onto YouTube because the night I interviewed Bob we both look pretty exhausted.  Bob had been working till 2 AM painting and up early to get Read more about PERSIST | PERSEVERE | BELIEVE: Bob Diercksmeier, Artist & Owner of RJD Creative[…]

MY TRUE NORTH: MARGARET QUINN, Freelance Editor

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved My muse this week is freelance editor Margaret Quinn. She has been a technical writer and copy editor her entire career working for companies such as First Data, eCornell, CommerceHub, Documentation Strategies, Janus Financials, and CORESense.  She specializes in documentation creation/editing/management; training, and communications. Margaret (a.k.a. Peg) lives and Read more about MY TRUE NORTH: MARGARET QUINN, Freelance Editor[…]

APERTURE: ELENA THORNTON – Photos by Elena & Jim and AZ Consortium for the Arts

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved My muse this week is Elena Thornton, Owner of Photos by Elena & Jim and the Founder of the Arizona Consortium for the Arts. Fearlessly Deliver is a proud sponsor and champion of the Consortium since 2013. The Arizona Consortium for the Arts, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, all volunteer, Read more about APERTURE: ELENA THORNTON – Photos by Elena & Jim and AZ Consortium for the Arts[…]

THE ART OF FEARLESSLY DOING BUSINESS IV – THE GRATITUDE SERIES

Michelle Micalizzi Photo Credit:  Photos by Elena & Jim Recently I read a guest blog posted on Virgin’s Creative Matters blog where Dr. Pragya Agarwal, the creator of The Art Tiffin, stated that there are notable similarities between artists and entrepreneurs, including the desire to create something unique.  I agree wholeheartedly more so now than ever as a result of creating my company Read more about THE ART OF FEARLESSLY DOING BUSINESS IV – THE GRATITUDE SERIES[…]

DO GOOD ANYWAY:  Michelle Micalizzi, Fearlessly Deliver 

Michelle Micalizzi, Artists (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART   |  BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: Conscious Capitalism, The Arizona Science Center Girls in STEAM, PT Day of Service, Support My Club, Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue & United Blood Services of Arizona. Anyway  People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you Read more about DO GOOD ANYWAY:  Michelle Micalizzi, Fearlessly Deliver […]

IMMUNOGLOBULIN M (IgM):  Tom Choi, President South West Division, United Blood Services of Arizona

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: United Blood Services of Arizona. Tom Choi made the following statement several times in the course of his interview, which literally took my breath away: “There is no substitute for human blood.”  Think about that Read more about IMMUNOGLOBULIN M (IgM):  Tom Choi, President South West Division, United Blood Services of Arizona[…]

BE MINTY: WebPTers & WebPT Members

WebPTers Jovana Samardzich,Therabill Support Lead | Brock Lefferts, Graphic Design & Brand Manager | Brooke Andrus, Content Marketing Manager |  Cora, Barketing Manager  WebPT Members Dr. Amy Brannon, Owner of T.O.P.S Physical & Osteopractics | Dr. Benjamin Hill, Owner of Mission Physical Therapy Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the Read more about BE MINTY: WebPTers & WebPT Members[…]

FUREVER HOME: Robin Garrett, President of Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue  Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue of Phoenix (DLRR) is a non-profit, all volunteer organization dedicated to finding loving, life-long homes for displaced Labrador Retrievers.DLRR was started in 1999 by a few volunteers Read more about FUREVER HOME: Robin Garrett, President of Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue[…]

THE ART OF FEARLESSLY GIVING BACK – WATER SEEKS IT’S OWN LEVEL | PART II: THE FINISH LINE: WebPT Operations Leadership

Rick Pharr, VP of Operations  Ted Stokes, VP of Billing Services  Russell Olsen, VP of Innovation & Product Management Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: Conscious Capitalism, The Arizona Science Center Girls in STEAM, PT Day of Service, Support My Club, Read more about THE ART OF FEARLESSLY GIVING BACK – WATER SEEKS IT’S OWN LEVEL | PART II: THE FINISH LINE: WebPT Operations Leadership[…]

WATER SEEKS IT’S OWN LEVEL | PART I: DIVE FAR & HIGH: WebPT Operations Leadership

Rick Pharr, VP of Operations  Ted Stokes, VP of Billing Services  Russell Olsen, VP of Innovation & Product Management Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) ORIGINAL ART SOLD | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue. For the next two blogs and paintings we are focusing on WebPT’s core Read more about WATER SEEKS IT’S OWN LEVEL | PART I: DIVE FAR & HIGH: WebPT Operations Leadership[…]

LIFT ME UP!: Amy Armstrong, Founder and CEO of Support My Club

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits Support My Club. This is the second of two blogs and paintings focusing on WebPT’s core value: Resource Efficiency: Do Mas with Menos WebPT started lean – with three employees in the back of a Read more about LIFT ME UP!: Amy Armstrong, Founder and CEO of Support My Club[…]

BOOTSTRAPPED ROOTS: WebPT Leaders

Nancy Ham, CEO Darian Hong, CFO Robert Rust, CTO Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: Conscious Capitalism, The Arizona Science Center Girls in STEAM, PT Day of Service, Support My Club, Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue & United Blood Services of Read more about BOOTSTRAPPED ROOTS: WebPT Leaders[…]

FORTUNE FAVORS THE BOLD:  Efosa Guobaida, Co Founder / Director of PT Day of Service & CEO of Move Together

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits PT Day of Service. This is the second of two blogs and paintings, focusing on WebPT’s core value: Create Raving Fans. See the First blog – Time Heals. SERVICE: CREATE RAVING FANS We all have Read more about FORTUNE FAVORS THE BOLD:  Efosa Guobaida, Co Founder / Director of PT Day of Service & CEO of Move Together[…]

TIME HEALS: Marketing & Sales Leadership Team, WebPT

Shawn McKee | Vice President, Marketing Adam Ross | Vice President, Sales Jake Nero | Enterprise Accounts Rep Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits PT Day of Service. For the next two blogs and paintings, we are focusing on WebPT’s core value:  Service: Create Read more about TIME HEALS: Marketing & Sales Leadership Team, WebPT[…]

SERIOUS PLAY: Chevy Humphrey, President & CEO, Arizona Science Center

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All rights Reserved)     BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits The Arizona Science Center Girls in STEAM.   I feel so incredibly lucky to have had the chance to get to learn so much about the Arizona Science Center and to interview Chevy Read more about SERIOUS PLAY: Chevy Humphrey, President & CEO, Arizona Science Center[…]

IT’S AN INSIDE JOB:  Dana Gundrum, Culture Captain & Brian Allery, VP of Employee Success & Administration, WebPT

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All rights Reserved) BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits The Arizona Science Center Girls in STEAM.   For the next two blogs and paintings we are focusing on WebPT’s core value Health And Wellness: Live Better. Health and Wellness: Live Better Rehab therapy is Read more about IT’S AN INSIDE JOB:  Dana Gundrum, Culture Captain & Brian Allery, VP of Employee Success & Administration, WebPT[…]

BE A BRIGHT LIGHT FOR GOOD:  Scott McIntosh, Founder & Board Member, Conscious Capitalism – AZ Chapter

   Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All rights Reserved)   BUY ORIGINAL ART | BUY RETAIL 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits Conscious Capitalism. When I dreamt up the Art of Fearlessly Giving Back concept two years ago, I thought I would focus on one socially responsible company and one charity that they support. My Read more about BE A BRIGHT LIGHT FOR GOOD:  Scott McIntosh, Founder & Board Member, Conscious Capitalism – AZ Chapter[…]