Friday, 28 April 2017

TTM Success - Racecar Driver Lyn St. James

Lyn St. James is a retired racecar driver who began her racing career in 1973. She was most notable in the IndyCar series and is one of 9 women to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 and the first of two who have been named the Indy 500 Rookie of the Year. She also competed twice in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France, the longest motor endurance race in the world.

She sent me a 5x7 Photo in my SASE in 19 days.

Lyn St. James
PO Box 10357
Phoenix, AZ 85064

TTM Success - Former NSA and CIA Director General Michael Hayden

General Michael Hayden is a retired US Air Force 4-Star General who served as Director of the National Security Agency (NSA) from 1999 to 2005 and as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) from 2006 to 2009. He now serves as a professor at George Mason University, as co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Centre's Electric Grid Cyber Security Initiative, and as a national security analyst for CNN.

He sent me a signed business card he had left over from his time at the CIA in 28 days.

TTM Success - Actress Linda Thorson

Linda Thorson is an actress best known for portraying Tara King in the last season of the TV series The Avengers from 1968 to 1969. She also had prominent roles in the soap operas One Life to Live and Emmerdale as well as the Canadian TV series Emily of New Moon. 

She sent me a signed 8x10 photo in 13 days.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

TTM Success - Former US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld

Donald Rumsfeld is a retired US political figure who served as a 3-term Congressman from Ilinois from 1963-1969 and as White House Chief of Staff from 1974-1975. His most prominent role was as the United States Secretary of Defense under President Gerald Ford from 1975-1979 and again under President George W. Bush from 2001-2006. As Defense Secretary under President Bush he oversaw the response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and the subsequent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

He sent me a signed photo in 10 days.

Donald Rumsfeld
c/o Rumsfeld Foundation
1030 15th St. NW
B1, #366
Washington, DC 20005

TTM Success - Actor Gary Sinise

Gary Sinise is an Emmy and Golden Globe winning and Oscar nominated actor who is known for movie roles such as George Milton in Of Mice and Men, Lieutenant Dan in Forrest Gump, and Ken Mattingly in Apollo 13. He also starred as Detective Mac Taylor in the TV series CSI: NY and currently portrays Jack Garrett in the series Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.

He sent me a signed photo in 17 days.

Gary Sinise
C/O The Gary Sinise Foundation
PO Box 50008
Studio City, CA 91614-5001

TTM Success - Businessman, Philanthropist, and Media Mogul Ted Turner

Ted Turner is a US businessman who is best known as the founder of CNN, the first 24 hour cable news channel as well as the media and television companies TBS and Turner Classic Movies. As a philanthropist he has focused on environmental issues as well as the United Nations, gifting the UN with a $1 Billion donation to create the UN Foundation, of which he currently serves as Chairman of the Board. In 1991, Time Magazine named him their 'Man of the Year'.

He sent me a signed photo in 19 days.

Ted Turner
C/O Turner Enterprises
133 Luckie St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

Sunday, 16 April 2017

In Person Success - The Juno Awards

The Juno Awards were held in Ottawa Over the first weekend of April which brought many celebrated Canadian musicians to the city. It was a busy weekend and I was able to obtain autographs from almost everyone I'd set out for.

Simon Ward; lead singer of the Strumbellas:

Pop singer Tyler Shaw:

Folk Singer Buffy Sainte-Marie:

Blue Rodeo frontman Jim Cuddy:

Rapper Jazz Cartier:

EDM duo Bob Moses:

Indie singer Feist:

Pop singer Sarah McLachlan:

EDM group A Tribe Called Red:

Pop singer Ruth B:

 Rock singer Sam Roberts:

Indie Singer Coleman Hell:

Pop singer Chantal Kreviazuk:

Rock singer Bryan Adams:

Actor and Comedian Russell Peters: