Big Dave's blog

Oh Me, Oh My, I'm Now in Oman

And how did I even get here? Talk about dry spells. No, I’m not referring to the vast desert here that is drowning in $125 barrels of oil just below the125˚ degree sand.

Comptel Blues

No I didn’t get fired or quit or lose my virtual pen. I haven’t been writing because, like the monk who took the vow of silence, I didn’t have anything worth talking about during the last four months.

Channel Partners Show – Vegas Baby!

What part of that title is not enticing? Obviously, very little. Despite committing to grabbing huge room blocks at the Rio, and then three other hotels, every room was grabbed by attendees a full month before the show.

YAWN at VON: Brought to you by Big Dave

I arrived at VON with grand expectations, having attended past shows at this very same venue in the San Jose Convention Center and been greeted by an arena packed full of people and exhibits.

On the Road to Nashville - Brought to you by Big Dave

Golly Gee, has it already been fourteen years since we’ve had a Comptel here in Nashville? Hadn’t we already learned our lesson before? And we even had it at this same place, the Opryland Hotel. The only difference is last time there was a huge amusement park connected next door.