My name is Doug and I’ve been telling time for over forty years.
After each corporate layoff, the idea of being an entrepreneur and running my own business held an increasingly strong appeal. What was I going to do? ‘Do what you enjoy’ people would tell me, so I thought about that...
There was this open space on a large wall in my living room that took great pleasure in rejecting all my efforts at decorating with ordinary pictures and such. The room needed a timepiece so I decided to try building a clock of my own design. Thinking about shapes and sizes and textures and colors and materials and how to create something special, I ultimately had an idea that resonated with the space. Then I had another idea. And another.
Soon after, it occurred to me this was the business concept I’d been searching for-…
- Joined July 8, 2009