Posts Tagged ‘Jessica McKay’

Inaugural HOME event to showcase local artists, craftsmen and designers

As event producers ourselves, we like learning about and attending new and ambitious events in the region. In the past, we’ve told readers about Omaha Fashion Week, MAHA Music Festival and 80/35. Today, we want to share an event kicking off Friday, Dec. 2 called HOME: A Birdhouse Interiors and Art Exhibition.

Put on by the wife-and-husband team behind Birdhouse Interior Design, an interior design consulting firm and showroom founded in 2009 …

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Did you know: Omaha developer had hand in foursquare’s Palm app

If you’re a foursquare user who checked-in to a venue this past Saturday you may have been surprised to learn that it was Foursquare Day, the second annual social media holiday celebrating, of course, all things foursquare and taking place on April 16 (4/16). With the check-in, users earned a Foursqare Day Badge to add to their virtual badge library.

In the days leading up to the holiday, foursquare released the video above to thank users for their dedication and contributions to their mobile…

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Tune in Tomorrow: Weekly Wrap Up with Jessica McKay, 10 a.m. CDT

Tomorrow morning at 10 a.m. CDT, Jeff and Dusty will be sitting down with Jessica McKay (left), owner of Birdhouse Collectible, an interior design consulting company.

We interviewed McKay last September to capture her story, but much has changed since then, including moving into the Mastercraft building in Omaha’s North Downtown district. Join us for the live Weekly Wrap Up show tomorrow to hear more…

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Shout! Weekly releases its inaugural ’30 Under 30′ list

Shout!, Omaha’s new alternative weekly newspaper, released its inaugural 30 Under 30 list yesterday. In the publication, the list’s authors, Chris Larkin and Lisa Martin, described the effort as “a way to present stories of the achievements and aspirations found in the up-and-coming segment of Omaha.”

Congrats to all those recognized, and a special congrats to Erin Standley, senior designer at Phenomblue, who, while at BrightMix, led the user experience and design of the current version of our website, SiliconPrairieNews.com.

Below are the names, titles, companies, and Twitter handles of the 30 – to read the full article with pictures and a writeup about each, pick up a copy of Shout! (pictured left)…

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SPN interviews Jessica McKay of Birdhouse Interior Design

Sitting down with another creative entrepreneur in our city always excites me! More so when that person is relatively new to our city and has an amazing sense of passion and focus for what they want to do. The rest is on us to support that creativity and build the support network they need. I…

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