Entries by Joey Amato

Destination: Thailand & Cambodia

Thailand is one of those places you always dream of but for some reason or another never get to experience. For the past decade I have wrestled with the idea but have always thought of an excuse not to go… it’s too far, it’s too expensive, my mother would be panicking the entire time, etc. […]

Peter Max Exhibit Comes to Indy

A newly-curated collection of artist legend Peter Max’s exquisite paintings will be on exhibition and available for acquisition in a presentation at CV Art Gallery, Zionsville’s premier fine art gallery. The retrospective is a collection of Max’s greatest and most iconic works over the last 50+ years. With paintings on exhibition in hundreds of museums […]

Fall Wine Cellar

As the weather begins to cool down, it’s a great time to gather with friends and family to enjoy festive dinners and enjoy a nice bottle of wine. Here are some of our top suggestions this season. Angels & Cowboys Red, ($22) From one of California’s favorite designations, Sonoma, this ever popular red blend coupled […]

José Munoz, Chairman of Nissan North America

Nissan North America continues to be a driving force in the growth and innovation of Middle Tennessee. We had the opportunity to sit down with Chairman José Munoz and discuss everything from the company’s award-winning diversity programs to its multi-million dollar local marketing initiatives. How does Nissan continue to shatter sales records in North America […]

Eskenazi Health Named Leader in Healthcare

The Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital and Eskenazi Health campus has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational branch of the country’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization. Eskenazi Health is one of only four health care systems in Indiana […]

Finding the Perfect Summer Wines

Shopping for the perfect wine to accompany a summer feast can become an arduous task. Anthony Beckman, winemaker at Balletto Vineyards located in the Russian River Valley AVA in Sonoma County, put together the following four tips for wine shopping. Develop a Relationship: Wine shop employees are excited to help people discover new wines, so take […]

Local Star: Shannon Lashley

L.A. Security Inc. maintains a safe and secure environment for customers and employees by establishing and enforcing security policies and procedures for all. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, L.A. Security Inc. has over 18 years experience in Security. Owned by local LGBT entrepreneur Shannon R. Lashley, the company provides all types of security services in Nashville […]


Billy Kaufman: King of the Mountain

Short Mountain Distillery is owned and operated by the Kaufman brothers. In 1910 their great grandfather, Jesse Shwayder, founded the iconic American brand Samsonite. Shwayder never missed an opportunity to attribute his company’s success to the Golden Rule: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” He believed in this deep value […]


The Ultimate Gay Weekend Getaway

ALT Travel by Bruvion is a gay owned and operated luxury travel management and concierge service that uniquely addresses the needs of the LGBT traveler. The company uses close industry relationships, exclusive access to the best rooms and rates and their collective first-hand travel knowledge to produce the best experiences for the LGBT community. Busy […]