Re: [blog-309] Following up

From: user 3.
Sent on: Sunday, June 22, 2008 8:30 PM
We can also potentially host at IndyHall in old city, if you are
considering BYO venues.

-alex

On 6/22/08, jim <[address removed]> wrote:
> i can look into the franklin institute as a venue.  as far as booze goes it
> could be possibly BYO or figure something out.....
>
> -jim
>
>
> On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 4:35 PM, susmit <[address removed]> wrote:
>>
>> Hi Karl -
>>
>> Thanks for filling up Scott's shoes - and for rescuing this meetup.
>>
>> I have been a dormant member of the meetup for a while. I turned up
>> for a couple of meetings in the last six months - but no one else did.
>>  I guess that's because Scott was in the process of getting stretched.
>> As a result - I am still new to the meetup -and you'd be the first
>> organizer so far as I am concerned. I also see a lot of new members
>> who might say the same thing.
>>
>> This is all very good - since I've been an active blogger only since
>> the last couple of weeks.  My blog's called http://shaltrade....­ and
>> presents some quirky ideas and links on trading. Hope you find it
>> interesting. I shall browse through your blogs as well - since much of
>> it is new to me.
>>
>>
>> In the meantime - I look forward to the first meeting - and if you
>> need any help - feel free to get in touch.
>>
>> Best - Susmit
>>[masked]
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 3:16 PM, Karl Martino <[address removed]> wrote:
>> > Hi folks,
>> >
>> > Long time no talk. This is Karl Martino. Your new (well... old...)
>> > organizer.
>> >
>> > First, I want to thank Scott McNulty for his efforts in keeping and
>> > growing
>> > the Philly Weblogger Meetup into the success it has been.
>> >
>> > He's been further and further stretched in terms of responsibilities
>> > elsewhere and he needed organizer responsibilities to be assigned to
>> > someone
>> > else.
>> >
>> > Scott's passion for Philadelphia, for blogging, for people, has made
>> > this a
>> > favorite meetup for so many.
>> >
>> > His shoes will be hard to walk in for me - I think he's a bit of a role
>> > model and representative of the best of what Philly and blogging are all
>> > about - but I hope to do the best I can - with your help.
>> >
>> > You maybe wondering who is Karl Martino is...
>> >
>> > I'm a husband to my wife Richelle, and a father to our little 2 year old
>> > girl, Emma. I'm a software engineer for Comcast Interactive Media (more
>> > on
>> > that later). I'm a guitarist and have played in a few heavy rock bands.
>> > And
>> > I have been a blogger since 1998/99 - I'm on old timer. My personal blog
>> > is
>> > at http://www.parado...­ . That's where you can learn a lot more
>> > about
>> > me. You may know me from one of my personal projects - Philly Future
>> > (http://www.philly...­) - a site that attempts to highlight
>> > bloggers
>> > and the region via pulling together bloggers from across the tri-state
>> > area.
>> >
>> > Lately, these hobbies and passions of mine have had to take a back seat
>> > as I
>> > have been forced to deal with health issues, family members in illness,
>> > the
>> > demands of work, and the joys of fatherhood.
>> >
>> > In short - life.
>> >
>> > So I'm not taking this responsibility lightly! Indeed, far from it. I
>> > hope
>> > that we, together, will find ways of co-managing this meetup, so that it
>> > not
>> > only occurs in Center City Philly - but across the entire city. A dream
>> > of
>> > mine based in a set of ideals I have about the Web and its power to
>> > bring
>> > people together.
>> >
>> > About Comcast Interactive Media - while I make no promises - I can
>> > contact
>> > HR about holding some meetups at Comcast Tower. There's no alcohol - but
>> > the
>> > view is something to behold. I will do so on Monday.
>> >
>> > I thank you for your patience during this time of transition, and for
>> > our
>> > work together in advance.
>> >
>> > Thank you everyone,
>> >
>> > Karl
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
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