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From Chaos to Memories & The Power of Camaraderie - Adam Pratt, Owner of Chaos to Memories



EPISODE SUMMARY

In this episode of The Local, host Marc Horner is joined by Allison Orr of the Downtown Wheaton Association with special guest Adam Pratt of Chaos to Memories. Before making the jump to entrepreneurship, Adam was a technology industry veteran (and superstar). A strong believer in sharing knowledge and experience, you will hear great tips for taking better photos, how to make the most of the technology in your pocket and get a glimpse behind-the-scenes at all of the work (and responsibility) that goes into capturing and organizing family histories.


EPISODE NOTES

In this episode of The Local, host Marc Horner is joined by Allison Orr of the Downtown Wheaton Association with special guest Adam Pratt of Chaos to Memories. Before making the jump to entrepreneurship, Adam was a technology industry veteran (and superstar). A strong believer in sharing knowledge and experience, you will hear great tips for taking better photos, how to make the most of the technology in your pocket and get a glimpse behind-the-scenes at all of the work (and responsibility) that goes into capturing and organizing family histories.


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SHOW CONTRIBUTORS

Fairhaven Wealth Management

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