Want to Build Your Brand? Part 1 – Think Facebook

Posted by on Oct 2, 2012 in Blog, Business stories, Marketing, Stories | 0 comments

Sherri Coner is a client who is an author as you probably already know. Whitesides Words has published two of her women’s fiction books ( Loving Me(n) and Lies & Legacy: Frankie’s Story) on Kindle and print copies are also available at The third book, a wonderful novel called In a Moon Smile, is set to release on October 22. There’s lots of exciting things going on but one of the most exciting is that we set up a Facebook fan page for Sherri. Whitesides Words is helping Sherri build her brand and get her wonderful stories out into the hands of readers. We’re sharing her story with the world – and it’s pretty incredible...

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Innovations and Insights at the U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway

Posted by on Aug 30, 2012 in Blog, Community & Relationships, Stories, Uncategorized | 0 comments

At U.S. Nationals this year, there will be more than 900 different cars competing – and Technical Operations inspects all those cars – one at a time before they race and then after each round. It’s a huge job but there has been a shift in the NHRA technical world over the last couple of years that is making it just a little bit easier for the U.S. Nationals. It’s been a pretty quiet, but significant, shift. Former Indiana resident Glen Gray, Vice President, Technical Operations for NHRA came home to Indiana and brought the hub of Technical Operations with him – more specifically to Hendricks County and Brownsburg’s Lucas Oil Raceway. “There’s a...

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It’s time to garden in Hendricks County!

Posted by on May 29, 2012 in Blog, Business stories, Community & Relationships, Stories | 0 comments

May is a magical time here in central Indiana and I don’t mean just for racers and race fans! May is the time when gardeners can finally dig into the dirt, select new plants and put the two together to create some magic in yards around the county. Whether you love to grow flowers, trees, vegetables or herbs, three of the best garden stops in Hendricks County are right off State Road 267: Avon Gardens (6259 E. County Road 91 North, Avon), Frazee Gardens (3480 N. State Road 267, Brownsburg) and Country Harmony Garden Center (809 N. Green St., Brownsburg). Long time Hendricks County gardeners know of them. New gardeners will delight in the offerings as well as the help...

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May is magical – at least for those who love racing

Posted by on May 23, 2012 in Stories | 0 comments

May is always a whirlwind around our house – the very least is the wedding anniversary on day 1 (25 YEARS!!!!) because it is, after all, the month of Indy!! Whitesides Words has been in garages, shops, pits, paddocks and tracks and it’s not over yet. Far flung friends and family have asked for photos so every day I am at IMS, I am posting photo albums on facebook. You are welcome to visit. There is something really special about racers – like entrepreneurs, they just exude passion and excitement. I started the season with a piece about Ed Carpenter’s race car – it’s all wrapped up! Literally. Then, while I was in the shop there, which...

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