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About Robert RainesI manage Chevron's strategic research group. Previously, I led Chevron's corporate digital and social media, ran product management at E-Loan, managed acquisition marketing at Pacific Bell Wireless, and brand-managed food products at Quaker Oats. I'm a dad, husband, son, amateur photographer and videographer, folk music lover, 4-chord guitarist, and coffee geek, not in any particular order. Always curious, I'm a chronic learner ready for the next adventure. This site represents my personal thoughts, opinions and ramblings.
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Alex completed his Eagle Scout service project in June. Here’s the official video: Advertisements
An anthem to our 2012 boy scout canoe trip to Northern Tier Boundary Waters (NTBW) in Atikokan, Canada. We put in at Lerome Lake in Quetico Provincial Park and traveled over 70 miles in five days with ten portages, taking … Continue reading
Here’s a look into our exact route, thanks to the fabulously cool Google Maps. This map is interactive, so you can zoom in to see details, and click on items to learn more about our trip. Over five days, we … Continue reading
See the full gallery on Posterous With nothing more than canoe paddles, rope, water jugs and rocks, the dads turned a small tarp into a shelter from the blazing sun. As of this writing, it’s holding strong, despite considerable breeze … Continue reading