Jetset DC Metblog

Last Wednesday at 4pm I was in a meeting with the VP of Field Operations and the CFO of my company. We’re talking about this new Geekcorps program we just won in Lebanon – Access to International Markets through Information Technology (AIM-IT), and how the VP is going to Beirut to start the program today.

I’m excited, for not only does this project mean Geekcorps doubles again in size, but that I get to go to Lebanon in January to start the programmatic cycle of the project. Or so I thought. My boss, talking about the size of the program and the need to get things going says to the CFO “Right, it is more work than I can do in two weeks. Wayan, can you go to Lebanon with me on Monday for two weeks?” Ha! Me? Lebanon? Two weeks? Monday? There is only one answer:

“Hell Yes!”

So sees ya DC Metblogs, I’m off to Beirut today for two weeks. Nice eh? Merry early Xmas to me!

2 Comments so far

  1. Tom Bridge (unregistered) on December 12th, 2005 @ 3:21 pm

    Way to go Wayan! Have an awesome time and take loads of photos.

    Also, as an aside, please try to avoid, y’know, dying.

  2. BAV (unregistered) on December 12th, 2005 @ 3:39 pm

    Have a fabulous and productive trip, and don’t get blown up or anything.

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