Archives for: July 13th, 2018

When the Whistle Blows

Written by on July 13, 2018

Private equity exec by day, international whistling champ by night… Chris Ullman, an executive at private equity firm The Carlyle Group, walks into a conference room in downtown D.C. He’s here to introduce Carlyle co-founder David Rubenstein to a select group of finance journalists—including one who moonlights as a travel writer—and the mood in the […]

A Whistle that Touches My Heart: Kelly Burkart

Written by on December 14, 2017

Name: Kelly Burkart Home: Apple Valley, MN Job: Web writer and consultant Kelly’s Whistle: Handmade Christmas Cards How I Know Kelly: In 1994, I worked for U.S. Representative Rod Grams (R-MN). Kelly was an intern in our Washington, DC office. Whistle in Action: Come into the Ullman kitchen in the month of December, and you’ll […]