2019 Ohio Indoor Performance Association State Championships

It’s the beginning of the end of the 2019 indoor season. All across the country, indoor color guards, drum lines, and winds groups are gathering for their state and regional association championships. Some are also preparing for the 2019 Winter Guard International championships in just a few weeks. Nevertheless, it’s a bittersweet time as the […]

2019 Ohio Indoor Performance Association Firestone Weekend Photos

Congratulations to all the performers who took part in this past weekend’s Ohio Indoor Performance Association events at Firestone Community Learning Center in Akron, Ohio. This was a showcase of wonderful performances in the last regular season OIPA weekend before championships.

2019 Ohio Indoor Performance Association Firestone Competitions

After a month and a half, I’m back in the indoor world! The Ohio Indoor Performance Association will hold it’s 2019 Firestone competitions on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 at the Firestone Community Learning Center in Akron, Ohio. With just two weeks remaining in the OIPA season and Winter Guard International championships next […]

2019 Reading Challenge Book #5: TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking by Chris J. Anderson

The fifth book in my challenge was recommended to me by Bob Coppedge. Bob is the CEO and founder of Simplex-IT, an IT consulting firm in Hudson, Ohio. Title: TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking Author: Chris J. Anderson Read from January 10 to January 21

2019 Reading Challenge Book #4: Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It by Chris Voss

The fourth book in my challenge was recommended to me by Bob Coppedge. Bob is the CEO and founder of Simplex-IT, an IT consulting firm in Hudson, Ohio. Title: Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It Author: Chris Voss Read from January 6 to January 10

2019 Reading Challenge Book #3: Good to Great by Jim Collins

The third book in my challenge was recommended to me by Bob Coppedge. Bob is the CEO and founder of Simplex-IT, an IT consulting firm in Hudson, Ohio. Title: Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t Author: Jim Collins

2019 Ohio Indoor Performance Association Premiere

The first event of the 2019 indoor season takes place in less than two weeks at Marion Harding High School in Marion, Ohio. The 2019 premiere event for the Ohio Indoor Performance Association will feature judged exhibition performances by percussion and color guard units from various competing levels.