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  • Excited for the Equine Expo

    Last year, we ventured to the first Canada's Outdoor Equine Expo and took in a number of clinics, demos, tradeshows and more.  We had an awesome experience view the blog posting here, and planned to return in 2012.  Who knew it would be with such a welc...
  • Production…unscripted

    A couple of events ago, I asked the committee person how their sponsors were enjoying and perceiving the show.  Their comment was in form of a question, and it is one that comes up a lot, "How much of this is scripted?" (and they couldn't believe the ans...
  • Volume 6, Issue 1 of Scully's Rodeo News

    Since the dawn of time...for Joe Scully dot com, I have ran a permission based e-mail newsletter entitled, "Scully's Rodeo News".  It usually is focused on Eastern Canadians and their foray locally and internationally, and some interesting tidbits that a...
  • Commuter Challenges

    Since the beginning of January, I have been commuting from the Village of Erin to downtown Toronto (Yonge & St. Clair).  It has been an adventure to say the least. Armed with an iPhone, I depart daily and collect foursquare check-ins, capture some i...
  • An Epic Tweet from PBR Bull Rider Ryan Dirteater...This is twitter!

    When we talk about social media, garnering followers and fans, we often forget in our quests to gain more people in our downline about why they should "follow us". In my social media consultations, I'm always suggesting engaging content, contesting and in...
  • Fan Footage Remake: Stephanie Boland tries Bull Riding in Guiges

    A highlight video from 2011... Cowgirl Bull Rider Stephanie Boland tries her hand at Bull Riding for the first time in Ste. Bruno-de-Guiges, Quebec. This video is remade from Fan Footage. {youtube}Kyt04xVy-tk{/youtube} View/Make Comments...
  • Happy Holidays!

    As the holiday celebrations begin...may you have a stellar Christmas and a joyous holiday! I've been crazy busy on a multitude of projects, so, my annual e-blast Xmas card was made on my iPhone ... It's all about the spirit... Ho, Ho, Ho!...
  • Growing Up With a 14-month Old

    Early into my role as Marshall's Dad, I learned that it's not called "babysitting"....it's parenting; and as much as I look forward to teaching him what I know about what, tonight was an exciting time for the pair of us. I got a text message, "Marshall's...
  • Getting set for a Tweetup!

    With the upcoming IPRA-ORA Rodeo and BX 93 Video Dance Party at REACH Huron this December 31st, 2011, I'm looking to stage a TweetUp to engage with the peeps at the event. Twitter is an underused medium in Canada, and I think by staging an event such as ...
  • Vintage Audio - the part time Radio Host

    Part of how I got to where I am today was a dream of becoming a Radio Personality: Throwing on the headphones, hitting the remote cue, and sharing a moment with the listener-hood.  Interacting on the phones, and trying to hit a punch line on a topical an...
  • Re-uniting in Benton, PA

    When the Benton Frontier Days Celebration decided to add a PRCA Rodeo performance to their 5-day line-up, I got the call to return to the venue. 4 years ago, I was called in to do the Bull Riding performance Sunday Night. Then, it was awesome to be at th...
  • A Sudbury Saturday Night of Azilda Proportions

    As excited as I was to return to Gator's Place in Azilda for the Extreme Events of Rodeo in support of the City of Greater Sudbury Volunteer Firefighters, the reception was just as ecstatic.  There was some confusion though, because apparently my previou...
  • When Events Become Personal

    It's way late on Friday night, and I'm almost done F-booking, Tweeting, Reading, and am about to sit down to crunch some stats and prep some materials for the Azilda Extreme Events of Rodeo Show in support of the Volunteer Firefighters of Greater Sudbury....
  • July 1 through 4 - Patriotism embraces North America

    For one of the first times in a long time, I was at home for the July 1st (Canada Day) / July 4th (Independence Day) Long Weekend or Holiday.  It was a fun Daddy Daycare time as Marshall and I looked after the homestead and amused each other throughout t...
  • Marshall, Bobbi and I went to Canada's Outdoor Equine Expo

    This past weekend was a busy one, starting with the Ontario Equestrian Federation's Toronto Horse Day on Saturday.  The Ontario Rodeo Association was one of the groups presenting, and we did Bucking Machine Demonstrations and a Horseback Team Roping Demo...
  • Who knew? Scullz loves McDonald's and McDonald's loves Scullz

    It wasn't until the latest-latest picture was posted in my chain of photopublishing - Twitter/Facebook/MySpace/Flickr/Posterous/JoeScully.com, that a comment was made, "You're love for McDonald's scares me." After reflecting on that statement and similar ...
  • Big Weekend to end out May!

    We prepare to kickstart the summer of 2011 a lil' early with non-stop fun and entertainment in Ontario, Canada this weekend. My Friday has me rockin' the Schomberg Fair’s Demolition Derby... with tomorrow's forecast of rain and showers, it's going to b...
  • Scullz Featured on Rodeo Fuel

    In late March of this year, I was contacted by Stewart Black of RodeoFuel to do an interview with Lance Crouch, Shane Duncan and himself on their podcast, then featured on the late www.twiturm.com ("Twitter Your Music"). I had stumbled across the RodeoFu...
  • The Ross and Lacey Scully Wedding - presented in part by JoeScully.com

    This past weekend was my brother Ross Scully and his beautiful bride Lacey's wedding in Rockwood, Ontario.  I proudly accepted the role of Wedding Reception Master of Ceremonies, in addition to Groomsman and videographer. The venue, Rockmosa Community C...
  • A Weekend of Celebration and Celebrities

    Good Friday was a Great Friday.  Saturday was Stellar.  Sunday was Good and Monday was Decent.  The true highlight of the weekend was the Easter Egg Hunt at Teen Ranch Caledon.  For the second year, Teen Ranch hosted the community and offered games, t...