Story of the lighted Christmas balls: Justin Smith at TEDxGreensboro

30/05/2013 11:52:56

Justin Smith is a Certified Financial Planner and investment adviser. His family started the Lighted Christmas Ball tradition in Greensboro. And he has lived this idea for his whole life. While actually building a Christmas ball during his presentation, he demonstrates how a simple idea for Christmas lights in front of his house have become a movement now expands beyond Greensboro. You find yourself smiling and giggling during his presentation that leads up to a remarkable ending with the good that can occur from a simple idea when people come together with a common goal, build community and have fun
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