How Bruce’s Yams Became The Talk of #fakesxsw

(Thanks @techherding for the faux yam news from #fakesxsw) How a completely false online event Fake SXSW based off of a real event SXSW helped promote Bruce’s Yams… One of the strangest social marketing experiments that i’ve tried deemed it self accidentally successful. Here’s how it all got started… This weekend was South By South…

Miss Destructo’s Yamventures: Greenville

Miss Destructo is Yammin it Up In Greenville from Miss Destructo on Vimeo. As most of you know I just traveled to Greenville, South Carolina…. Why was I there? Because of Bruce’s Yams of course… to return back to the place where all the yamsanity began for me. I made this very special video for…

Yammin it Up At TedxGreenville!

Last week was a rollercoaster, it started out not so good (as most of you know my father Cpt. Spauldad has been in the hospital), however ended with a great accumulation of returning to my past in Greenville and inspiration for the future. Greenville, South Carolina… where this whole social media career started for me,…

Nothing Is Yampossible: My Visit to Bruce’s Yams

The past week I learned that nothing is impossible, or yampossible it seems. About a year ago, I was in Greenville, SC… unemployed and pretty much starving when I discovered canned yams at the local discount foods store. I started eating yams (sweet potatoes) pretty much everyday, straight out of the can for breakfast, lunch…