July 4, 2010 T-minus 30 days or so and counting…
the mad dash to open the summit in 30+ days
it’s crunch time! construction is underway, permits are in play, help wanted ads are on their way… things to do, things to-do. i’m gitty and nervous at the same time. alot can still go wrong–like more construction going over budget, furniture not arriving on time, or worse inspectors being dicks. at this juncture i’m at the mercy of variables out of my control.
but when i take a step back, take a deep, breath, it’s really not that bad. between the stress of meetings and timelines i get to enjoy tasting like this with our first incubated chef:
and after tastings i get to spend time with creatives on the branding like this:
or spending time with the incubated start-ups:
but for the next 3o days my attention will be focused on the builders and designers of the summit space:
10 months of planning and day dreaming are coming to culmination. inside i’m dreading the long hours it’ll take to see this thru. gone are my weekend jaunts across SF’s myriad of night clubs. gone are the 11a-6p days of leisure. the little voice in my head tells me “i should be careful what i wish for” because dreams do become realities…