Replacing Alex Trebek’s Excellence Tough Task for Jeopardy! Producers

Alex Trebek displayed gameshow host Excellence on a nightly basis. Following his passing in November 2020, a series of guest hosts have filled in, but a final replacement is proving difficutl to determine. — By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. According to Deepak Sarma, a Case Western Reserve University professor and Netflix […]

Telly Awards Honor Video Excellence Across All Screens

With the Covid pandemic, people were drawn to more and more videos during quarantine and the Telly Awards honor some of the best. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. The 2021 winners have been announced in the categories of Branded Content, Non-Broadcast, Commercials/Marketing, Series, Shows and Segments, Immersive and Mixed Reality and […]

We Can All Drink to These Global Beverage Excellence Awards

Cheers! Just Drinks announced the Just Drinks Excellence awards that will celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations in the global drinks industry. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. Just Drinks is an online news source for the global beverage industry and nominations are now open for the inaugural awards. There are 30 […]

Marines Forge Excellence in the Night

Training in the United States Marine Corps is difficult under the best of conditions. Add in the difficulty of darkness, and true Excellence is forged. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. After months of preparation and planning, 2nd Marine Division conducted the first iteration of night live-fire training on range G-36 on […]

Steve Kerr on Steph Curry: His Excellence Has Become Routine

I have written about Steph Curry before and he continues to ‘wow’ us all. His coach, Steve Kerr, says his Excellence is now routine. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. “He’s reminding me of MJ in that you just get so used to the brilliance and the Excellence, it sort of blends […]

Special Podcast – The Most Intriguing Moments from Season 1 (#11)

The Magnifying Excellence journey is through Season 1, and we thought a “most intriguing” episode was warranted. Listen now to what we believe to be the most intriguing moments from Greg Maddux, Napoleon McCallum, Susan Anton, Bill Walton, Mike Maddux, Charley Hoffman, Frank Figliuzzi, Greg Anthony, Elizabeth Blau and George Kunz. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder […]

Steph Curry’s Excellence Is On Full Display in 2021

Here’s video proof of how Steph Curry is putting on a shooting display unlike anything the NBA has ever seen. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. Curry recently passed Wilt Chamberlain on the Golden State Warriors all-time scoring list and did so with a 53-point performance against the Denver Nuggets. A couple […]

HotCars.com – Jaguar Legacy of Excellence

According to HotCars.com, Jaguar exudes Excellence and “has forever been synonymous with glamour, luxury, high performance…and a little devilry.” –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. Writer Richard Torne penned that Jaguar is the “car of choice for film stars, racing drivers, and even bank robbers” and that “few marques can boast Jaguar’s […]

Department of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence Summit to Offer Unique Opportunities

The Department of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence virtual summit May 17-21 offers a unique opportunity to connect and network with COE researchers, DHS components, federal, state, and local stakeholders, as well as industry partners to present current and emerging solutions to threats and challenges faced by DHS. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying […]

William & Mary, NATO Defence Center of Excellence to Host Public Conference

The virtual NATO Cyber Defence: A Decade of Opportunities and Challenges is open to the public, and hosted in conjunction with William & Mary, NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Center of Excellence (CCDCOE) and King’s College London, on April 16. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. This is the official sideline event of […]