author: 5-Star BBQ
Nine years ago Stuart Goldenberg walked away from the corporate world as a moderately successful human resources professional to reinvent himself. He’s pinched himself more times than you can count and realizes he’s one of the lucky ones to be doing exactly what he loves. Check out goldenbergphotography.com for more.
author: interview with b. smith
In addition to LI Pulse’s monthly Spotlight Q&A column, Aileen Jacobson writes about the arts for the New York Times and other publications. A former arts and media writer for Newsday, she is also the author of two books.
Born in NYC and raised on Long Island, Thom Gilbert was schooled at RIT, Museum School Fine Arts and Tufts University. His work has been published in Interview, New York magazine, Gotham and LA Confidential as well as commercial work for Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale’s, Target and Sundance.
author: colin quinn for president
Niko Krommydas is the individual behind Super Neat Beer Adventure, Yes!! and The Red Zone, Long Island Pulse’s craft beer blog and monthly pub column, respectively. He likes to scribble both nonfiction (LI Herald, Patch, Edible) and fiction (The Dream People, Thieves Jargon, Kill Poet). Visit nikokrommydas.com for exclusive art, screen printing, short films and some other stuff.
photog: colin quinn for president
Born, raised and currently residing in Brooklyn, Max Flatow specializes in everything from portrait photography to food, celebrity events, weddings, live music and just about everything in between. You can view his work at maxflatow.com.