GET OUT OF YOUR HEAD: Joshua Farley, Owner of Redline Electric & Solar, LLC

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved)  My muse this week is Joshua Farley. Joshua owns Redline Electric & Solar, LLC. Redline is a full service electrical, lighting, and solar contractor serving the entire state of Arizona. WHY JOSHUA QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2017 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. Joshua came to my 2016 show at the Walter Gallery as Read more about GET OUT OF YOUR HEAD: Joshua Farley, Owner of Redline Electric & Solar, LLC[…]

FEARLESSLY DOING ONE THING

VISITING THE MUSES by Artist Michelle Micalizzi | All Rights Reserved |  What’s the ONE Thing you can do such that by doing it everything else will be easier or unnecessary? ~ Gary Keller, The ONE Thing I just finished reading Gary Keller’s book, The One Thing. Essentially, Keller states that you have to know what your one most important Read more about FEARLESSLY DOING ONE THING[…]

FEARLESSLY REQUESTING NOMINATIONS

Kaleidoscope Michelle Micalizzi, Artist (All Rights Reserved) I am about to start the Art of Fearlessly Doing Business AZ series. The premise of this project is that I tell the story of entrepreneurism in this series through the example of thirteen fearless business people. The first post for that series will be January 19th. I Read more about FEARLESSLY REQUESTING NOMINATIONS[…]

I FEARLESSLY DELIVER: Michelle Micalizzi, Owner of Fearlessly Deliver, LLC

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) It has been an amazing experience interviewing the twenty-six business owners that are represented in the Art of Fearlessly Doing Business show coming up on May 14th – June 9th at the Walter Art Gallery. THANK YOU Fearless 26 for your generosity and for inspiring me and Read more about I FEARLESSLY DELIVER: Michelle Micalizzi, Owner of Fearlessly Deliver, LLC[…]

THE BALANCING ACT: Derek Herndon, Owner of Arcadia Signarama

­­­­­ Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Derek Herndon. Derek owns Arcadia Signarama. WHY DEREK QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. Derek is another one of the Fearless 13 warriors who started their business in 2007. The irony is that although he knew that it was Read more about THE BALANCING ACT: Derek Herndon, Owner of Arcadia Signarama[…]

WEARING MANY HATS: Peter Donovan, Partner in Voightmann Law Firm, PC

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Peter Donovan. Peter is a Partner in Voightmann Law Firm, PC WHY PETER QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. I have often said, don’t let that baby face fool you because Peter Donovan is a force to be reckoned with. Read more about WEARING MANY HATS: Peter Donovan, Partner in Voightmann Law Firm, PC[…]

THE ROLLERCOASTER RIDE: John Waters, Owner of Waters Business Consulting Group, LLC

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is John Waters. John owns Waters Business Consulting Group, LLC. WHY JOHN WATERS QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. John and I are very like-minded professionals. We believe that every action has to have a purpose and should tie back Read more about THE ROLLERCOASTER RIDE: John Waters, Owner of Waters Business Consulting Group, LLC[…]

LEAP OF FAITH: Robin & John McCombs, Owners of Temperature Pro Phoenix

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muses this week are Robin & John McCombs. Robin and John own Temperature Pro Phoenix. WHY ROBIN & JOHN QUALIFY TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. John McCombs and I are both very active members of BNI Business Leaders of North Scottsdale. Of course when Read more about LEAP OF FAITH: Robin & John McCombs, Owners of Temperature Pro Phoenix[…]

GIVE MORE: Kendall Matthews, VP of Global Marketing AppointmentPlus & Serial Entrepreneur

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Kendall Matthews. Kendall is the VP of Global Marketing at AppointmentPlus and a Serial Entrepreneur. WHY KENDALL QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. A mutual friend of ours Chris Ronzio, owner of Organize Chaos, invited me to hear Kendall and Read more about GIVE MORE: Kendall Matthews, VP of Global Marketing AppointmentPlus & Serial Entrepreneur[…]

FEAR IS FINITE: Francisco X. Aguirre, Owner of The Office Pile

­­­­­ Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Francisco Aguirre. Francisco owns The Office Pile. WHY FRANCISCO QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. The Office Pile’s website home page states that the space is “Inspirational. Affordable. Energetic. Community Minded. Empowering. Artistic. Hip. Causal. Flexible” I could not Read more about FEAR IS FINITE: Francisco X. Aguirre, Owner of The Office Pile[…]

DO WHAT YOU KNOW: James Nickels, Owner of Beyond Development

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is James Nickles. James owns Beyond Development. WHY JAMES NICKLES QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. James and I met earlier this year through our mutual colleague and friend Najla Kayyem, Owner of SICFIT and Kayyem Marketing. Naj and James are Read more about DO WHAT YOU KNOW: James Nickels, Owner of Beyond Development[…]

STAY AGILE & THINK BIG: Sean Fowler, Owner of J&S Aviation

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Sean Fowler. Sean owns J&S Aviation. WHY SEAN QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. Sean and I used to belong to BNI Business Leaders of North Scottsdale, where he was one of the founding members of the group. BNI was Read more about STAY AGILE & THINK BIG: Sean Fowler, Owner of J&S Aviation[…]

WEATHER THE STORMS: Stu & JILL Bailey, Owners of Pane e Vino Restaurant

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muses this week are Stu and Jill Bailey. Stu and Jill own Pane e Vino Restaurant in North Scottsdale. WHY ­­­­­STU & JILL QUALIFY TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. In the 5 years that I have known Jill and her husband, Stu, I have Read more about WEATHER THE STORMS: Stu & JILL Bailey, Owners of Pane e Vino Restaurant[…]

PULL YOUR BIG GIRL PANTIES ON: Najla Kayyem, Owner of Kayyem Marketing

­­­­­ Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muse this week is Najala Kayyem owner of Kayyem Marketing. WHY NAJLA KAYYEM QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. Naj and I became Referral Institute Certified Networkers together about five years ago. When Bill Lane introduced me to Naj, I liked her right away. Read more about PULL YOUR BIG GIRL PANTIES ON: Najla Kayyem, Owner of Kayyem Marketing[…]

WASTE NOT! WANT NOT! : Jayson & Jaymes Khademi, Owners of Saffron Jak

Fine Art by Michelle Micalizzi (All Rights Reserved) My muses this week are brothers Jayson and Jaymes Khademi. Jayson and Jaymes own Saffron Jak, a stone bread pizza food truck and catering company. WHY JAYSON & JAYMES KHADEMI QUALIFY TO BE ONE OF THE 2016 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. I met the Khademi brothers at a Walter Productions event and Read more about WASTE NOT! WANT NOT! : Jayson & Jaymes Khademi, Owners of Saffron Jak[…]

DRIVE TO YOUR PASSION : Danielle Feroleto, Owner of Small Giants

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved ORIGINAL WORK – SOLD | RETAIL Available Soon! 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefited The Arizona Consortium for the Arts My muse this week is Danielle Feroleto owner of Small Giants. Small Giants is a full service marketing firm that focuses specifically on commercial real estate. WHY DANIELLE Read more about DRIVE TO YOUR PASSION : Danielle Feroleto, Owner of Small Giants[…]

BEAN COUNTING: Steve Kraus, Owner of Press Coffee

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved BUY ORIGINAL ART | RETAIL Available Soon! 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits: The Arizona Consortium for the Arts My muse this week is Stephen Kraus. Steve owns Press Coffee. WHY STEVE QUALIFIES TO BE ONE OF THE 2015 FEARLESS THIRTEEN. Ironically, I attended a North Scottsdale Chamber Read more about BEAN COUNTING: Steve Kraus, Owner of Press Coffee[…]

MUSIC MAN: Jim Pfingst, Owner of Scottsdale Technology Solutions

    Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved ORIGINAL WORK – SOLD | RETAIL Available Soon! 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits The Arizona Consortium for the Arts “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is to always try just one more time.” ~ Thomas Read more about MUSIC MAN: Jim Pfingst, Owner of Scottsdale Technology Solutions[…]

FEARLESS ART 2016 – I MEAN BUSINESS!

  2016 GOAL In 2016 my goal is to have a daily habit of making work (art) so that I can keep opening the door that writer Julia Cameron is speaking about in her daily meditation book “The Artist Way Every Day – a Year for Creative Living“. In today’s meditation she describes very well Read more about FEARLESS ART 2016 – I MEAN BUSINESS![…]

DO THE RIGHT THING AND THE RESULTS WILL FOLLOW: Andrew Bloom, Owner of BVO Luxury Group

Michelle Micalizzi, Artist All Rights Reserved ORIGINAL WORK – SOLD | RETAIL Available Soon! 10% of the proceeds from the sale of this work benefits The Arizona Consortium for the Arts My muse this week is Andrew Bloom. Andrew is a senior partner and owner of BVO Luxury Group. WHY ANDREW QUALIFIES TO BE ONE Read more about DO THE RIGHT THING AND THE RESULTS WILL FOLLOW: Andrew Bloom, Owner of BVO Luxury Group[…]