Thursday, September 09, 2010

A Peek Behind the Curtain and a Thank You For @JeffCMSB

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 02: Matt Light  of the New England Patriots walks on the field during training camp on August 2, 2010 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Not Jeff Schools pictured, but close enough

It's no secret that I have been a busy man over the past few months, filling in for Joey P on the Morning Jab, continuing my role on the Weekend Warm-Up, and welcoming a new daughter to make my family grow from 4 members to 5. During that time, things on this site have a changed a bit, and I have been unable to contribute as much as I would like.

Since my daughter has been born, Jeff Schools has basically run this ship like Captain Kirk ran the Enterprise. I don't think he gets enough credit or praise from anyone, myself included, in a public setting. In the past few months he has covered Sea Dogs games, Black Bears stuff, all on a regular basis while being a dad, a husband, and having a very busy day job, all while doing stuff at the station from fill-ins, to board-running, and running the Weekend Warm-Up. Regardless, he's done a hell of a lot more than I have in the past few months, and I wanted to make sure it was duly noted in writing, on the internet, forever.

In another note, I don't think it's fair to refer to myself as the Grand Poobah/Jabba the Hutt of this site and all the other sites on the Maine Sports Network, simply because Jeff does way more than I do. So today, I name Jeff the Publisher/Editor of CMSB Media. It's well-deserved, I wish it paid more, and it's really the only way I have of giving a guy who works so hard some much-deserved recognition. He was the only one crazy enough to share my vision for this site, drag me into podcasting and radio, and has done things I never would have thought of.

So thanks to Jeff, and if you follow him on Twitter (@JeffCMSB), let him know you appreciate the work he does covering local sports in this area. He truly is an every-man, and he does Yeoman's Work.

Thank you Jeff, this place wouldn't run right without you.

Back to your regularly scheduled programming...



CMSB Search



Maine Sports Media is part of the CMSB Media Group. Not all thoughts and posts directly represent our sponsors, followers, or fans.