I’m excited to feature a guy that you may have heard of a) If you’re on Twitter and b) you’re from Metro Detroit. If you are not, then let me introduce you to Shane Carson. He’s like many awesome Michiganders, who tirelessly support others from the mitten state! And he’s even been on Detroit 1-8-7 several times. Take a moment to learn about Shane!
LW: What city did you grow up in?
SC:I grew up in Detroit, on the west side.
LW: What was your first job?
SC: My first job was at Burger King.
LW: Where did you go to college?
SC: I went to college at Paine College.
LW: Tell me about your business/company.
SC: My newest business is “The WowShane Radio Show” it’s currently airing on Thursday eves from 9-10pm EST. More info can be found at: www.Blog.TheWowShaneRadioShow.com
LW: What makes it unique?
SC: The thing that makes “The WowShane Radio Show” unique is the team I’ve been able to assemble and me. I have lots of old school values…I’m considerate, kind and righteous, while at the same time firm, strong and willing to go it alone.
LW: What do you love most about what you do?
SC: What I love most about what I do is…In the words of the Great Frank Sinatra…”I did it MY WAY”
LW: What is one thing most people don’t know about you (hidden talent, etc.)?
SC: One thing that most people don’t know about me is I’m pretty good with nunchakus (pronounced like nun-chuck, or noon-chuck)
LW: Outside of work, what are some of your passions?
SC: Outside of work, reading and spending constructive time with my kids are two of my greatest passions.
LW: What do you think is the biggest misconception about this state?
SC: I’m not sure what I think the biggest misconception is about Michigan.
LW: What things draw you to downtown Detroit?
SC: The things that draw me to downtown Detroit are its: bars, sports arenas, convention halls, the People Mover, the Riverwalk, the movie theater in the RenCen, the Casinos, Greektown, and much more!
MSU or U of M? U of M (I went there briefly.)
Ford, GM or Chrysler? GM (Easy…I worked there.)
Lions, Tigers, Pistons or Red Wings? Used to be Pistons, but now LIONS BABYYYY!! Go Lions!
Facebook or Twitter? Duh…Twitter of course LOL
Favorite local radio station? Toss up between WJLB FM98 and Channel 955
Favorite local TV station? WXYZ Ch.7 Go #Backchannel #Detroit2020
Favorite local brand? Better Made potato chips
Favorite restaurant? Starter’s Bar & Grille
Favorite place to vacation in Michigan? Traverse City
Favorite place to take out-of-towners? Hitsville USA
You can find Shane on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/wowshane.