FTU Advanced in My Backyard – Newport Beach Dec 4-6

A couple of months back I announced that I'll be speaking at FTU Advanced in Dallas from 9/25 to 9/27, and I'm excited to announce that I have the opportunity to speak at another one later this year … [Read more...]

I Will Be Speaking at FTU Advanced in Dallas!

It's been a while since I've posted, mostly because I've been having some pretty massive technical difficulties with my blog that killed all my traffic. Still I have a sizable email and Twitter … [Read more...]

FTUDC “Tweet Up”


If there's one thing that my readers know about me, it's that I love Twitter. I've found it to be an extremely valuable resource in the points world, and you might recall that it was how I discovered … [Read more...]

FTU LAX: People Knew Me!

Gotta love that most rooms had a great view of the runway of one of the busiest airports in the world!

I came to my very first frequent flyer conference not knowing what to expect. I had conversed with  many bloggers and other active participants in the loyalty program community via Twitter and … [Read more...]


On Friday 11/30, all manner of travel and points nerds will descend on the Sheraton Gateway hotel near LAX for a conference about, well, travel and points! The schedule was posted earlier this week … [Read more...]