VALERIE J. MOFFATT, B.S., M.S., SPHR, GPHR, CT. STATE SCHOLAR
has begun working on her, M.B.A., in International Business.
Between December of 2016 AND THE END OF JUNE OF
2017 , VALERIE EARNED BOTH HER
SPHR AND GPHR DESIGNATIONS.
THE GPHR HAS ONLY BEEN EARNED BY
1,776 PEOPLE ON ALL OF EARTH.
VALERIE IS PART OF A MOST EXCLUSIVE CLUB!
FALL OF 2017.
MASTER'S IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
FROM THE BARNEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD,
WITH EXTRA COURSE
WORK IN BUSINESS FROM THE
WHARTON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS,
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA.
|VALERIE J. MOFFATT
KORN FERRY INSTITUTE
VALERIE BECAME CERTIFIED
INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY,
SHE NOW TEACHES THOSE ASPECTS OF BUSINESS IN SOME CLASSES AT UNITED TECHNOLOGIES.
WHERE SHE IS BEEN EMPLOYED AT UTAS IN WINDSOR LOCKS, CT AS A
SENIOR HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER.
IN ADDITION, VALERIE HAS WON, "ACE AWARDS", AT UNITED TECHNOLOGIES.
She has her CT STATE BOATING LICENSE after completing her Ct. State Boating Squadron courses.
VALERIE HAS COMPLETED THE CT. STATE POWER SQUADRON COURSE IN BOATING.
SHE IS A LICENSED CT BOATER WHO OWNS A YACHT, AND TWO NEW , YAMAHA WAVE RUNNERS.
|VALERIE IS A
PIANO PROTEGE'. AND NOW
THE WIFE OF
GREGG E. MOFFATT, SR.
MASTER LEVEL PIANIST
WHO TEACHES STUDENTS
OVER THE WORLD ON SKYPE.
BELOW ARE JUST, TWO OF THE FINE TEACHERS
GREGG STUDIES WITH NOW BUT THERE ARE MANY MORE OF THE SAME BACKGROUND
THAT HE HAS STUDIED WITH IN HIS CAREER.
|GREGG NEVER CAME OFF AS A NORMAL PIANO TEACHER. FIRST OF ALL HE
DROVE A NEW CADILLAC. HAD HIS OWN BUSINESS WITH 90 STUDENTS A
WEEK THAT LAUNCHED HIM INTO A 1,500 SQ FT STRIP MALL BUSINESS
LOCATION. HE SPREAD OUT INTO OVER 45 TOWNS IN CONNECTICUT.
HIS I.Q. IS 152, HE READS OVER 982 WORDS PER MINUTE, AND IS ALWAYS
QUOTING SHAKESPEARE. HE ISN'T NORMAL! SOMETIMES IT IS VERY HARD
TO UNDERSTAND WHAT HE IS THINKING. AT FIRST, THE THINGS THAT HE
TOLD ME MADE ME LAUGH. BUT, AFTER WATCHING HIM FOR DECADES, I
KNOW WHEN HE SAYS THAT IT IS POSSIBLE , IT TRULY IS! -VJM
|I HAD DONE WELL IN HIGH SCHOOL AND AT COLLEGE EARNING MY BACHELOR'S DEGREE.
I WAS LIVING IN ELLINGTON , CT IN A TINY, BUT NICE ONE BEDROOM, END UNIT CONDOMINIUM WITH A LIVING ROOM AND A KITCHEN.
I WAS PROUD OF WHAT I HAD ACCOMPLISHED WITH NO HELP FROM ANYONE. I THINK THAT I WAS MAKING ABOUT 29,000 PER YEAR WHEN I MET GREGG.
HE TOLD ME, "IF YOU LISTEN TO ME, YOU WILL MAKE OVER $100,000 PER YEAR, AND THEN MUCH HIGHER. I THOUGHT THE MAN WAS INSANE.
BUT, I LISTENED.
BEFORE I KNEW IT, I WAS LIVING HERE...SEEN BELOW...
|BUT, THIS WAS JUST ...ONE...OF OUR HOMES LOOKING INTO LAKE SHENIPSIT RESERVOIR
IN TOLLAND , CT.WHEN FINISHED IT WOULD HAVE BEEN OVER 5,000 SQ FT!
THIS WAS A VERY BIG DIFFERENCE FROM MY LITTLE CONDO END UNIT IN ELLINGTON, CT.
|AFTER THE DEATH OF MY MOM, WHICH I TOOK REAL HARD, WE DECIDED TO SELL THIS HOME, AND MOVE ON TO SEE THE WORLD.
AFTER THE SALE OF THIS HOME, I BOUGHT A YACHT, LAKE FRONT LOTS IN EASTFORD, CT, ANOTHER HOME, A MARRIOTT VACATION CLUB MEMBERSHIP WITH CRUISE LINES ATTACHED TO IT, NEW YAMAHA
WAVE RUNNERS ON A TANDEM TRAILER, NEW CARS AND WE BEGAN SEEING THE WORLD.
RECENTLY , WE JUST CAME BACK FROM SEEING CELINE DION IN VEGA...SIX ROWS FROM THE STAGE..CENTER!
WE STAY IN VILLAS ALL OVER THE WORLD. A VILLA IS A RESORT HOTEL EXPERIENCE IN WHICH YOU HAVE YOUR OWN APARTMENT WITH A KITCHEN, DINING ROOM, LIVING ROOM, BEDROOMS,
JACUZZI TUB..IN THE BEDROOM...SO MUCH. WASHER AND DRYER IN THE UNIT. SEVERAL POOLS INSIDE THE BUILDING.
SO, HE IS NOT NORMAL!
AND THAT...HAS MADE ...all the difference!
|GREGG MOFFATT NOW STUDIES WITH
HOWARD RICHMAN, B.M., U.C. L.A.
and a Masters in Fine Arts, M.F.A.,
in Piano Performance from the
California Institute for the Arts.
PIANO TEACHER TO THE STARS IN HOLLYWOOD!... to names like, Michelle Pfeiffer.
B.A., U.C.L.A. - PERFORMANCE ARTIST, AND WHO HAS HIS M.F.A., MASTER'S IN FINE ARTS
FOR PERFORMANCE FROM THE CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS
HOWARD RICHMAN HAS EARNED A BACHELOR'S DEGREE, B.A., FROM UCLA IN PIANO
PERFORMANCE, AND AN M.F.A, MASTERS IN FINE ARTS FROM THE CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE
OF THE ARTS, WHERE HE ALSO TAUGHT ON THE FACULTY OF THAT SCHOOL FOR 3 YEARS.
MANY OF HIS STUDENTS ARE LEADING PROFESSIONALS IN THE MUSIC AND
ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, WITH SUCH RECOGNIZED NAMES AS MICHELLE PFEIFFER
AND MANY OTHERS.
HOWARD'S PAST TEACHERS INCLUDE:
STEVEN GORDON ( CARNEGIE HALL PERFORMER WITH HIS WIFE NADYA)
WHO STUDIED WITH SERGEI TARNOWSKY WHO WAS A STUDENT OF FRANZ LISZT
AND ANNA YESIPOVA, THE BEST STUDENT AND WIFE OF LESCHETIZKY...AND STEVE
PLAYED - CARNEGIE HALL,
NADYA CATALDO (GORDON) CARNEGIE HALL PERFORMER.
SHE ALSO STUDIED WITH SERGEI TARNOWSKY who studied with FRANZ LISZT AND ANNA
ESSIPOVA TRAINED BY LESCHETIZKY, TRAINED BY CARL CZERNY, TRAIND BY BEETHOVEN,
TRAINED BY HAYDN, HUMMEL, AND CLEMENTI. SHE PERFORMED ALL OVER
THE USA AND AT CARNEGIE HALL . (married to Steve GORDON) ,
ADELA GEBR, RENOWNED OPERATIC SINGER. ( HIS FIRST TEACHER.)
(married to Artist, JAROSLAV GEBR.) and she was a World renowned Soprano
OPERATIC SINGER AND COLORATURA, TRAINED IN THE ACADEMIES
IN PRAGUE, MUNICH AND VIENNA.
TRAINED BY SILVIO SCIONTI AND JACK HAUSER - TRAINED BY EMILE VON SAUER WHO WAS
A STUDENT OF FRANZ LISZT AND NICHOLAI RUBINSTEIN, CARY ALSO STUDIED WITH
BROOKS SMITH WHO WAS A STUDENT OF JOSEF AND ROSINA L'HEVINNE OF JUILLIARD.
STUDENT OF ARTUR SCHNABEL OF VIENNA - STUDENT OF THEODOR LESCHETIZKY -
STUDENT OF CARL CZERNY - STUDENT OF L.V. BEETHOVEN ... STUDENT OF
JOSEPH HAYDN / JOHANN HUMMEL / MUZIO CLEMENTI,
STUDENT OF AUBE TZERKO - student of Artur Schnabel-student of Theodore Leschetizky,
AND AUBE STUDIED WITH ...ROSINA L'HEVINNE who was a student of Vasily Safonov AND
JOSEF L'HEVINNE . She later married Josef L'hevinne. Josef was her first teacher and he also
studied with Vassily Safonov. Safonov was a student of Theodore Leschetizky.
JOHANA HARRIS..FULLY PAID SCHOLARSHIP TO JUILLIARD BY JUILLIARD! CHILD PRODIGY.
TRAINED BY ERNEST HUTCHESON WHO WAS A STUDENT OF FRANZ LISZT . SHE ALSO
STUDIED WITH HENRY PUDDICOME WHO WAS A STUDENT OF MARTIN KRAUSE - STUDENT
OF FRANZ LISZT. JOHANNA GRADUATED WITH HER MASTER'S IN PERFORMANCE FROM
JUILLIARD AT AGE 17, AND WAS THE YOUNGEST F ACULTY MEMBER OF JUILLIARD AT
THAT AGE. SHE LATER PERFORMED WITH EVERY ORCHESTRA IN THE USA.
A MAJOR CONCERT PERFORMING ARTIST.
TRAINED BY HOWARD WELLS - TRAINED BY THEODORE LESCHETIZKY, - CARL CZERNY, -
L .V. BEETHOVEN , - JOSEPH HAYDN/CLEMENTI / JOHANN HUMMEL . HE WAS ALSO
TRAINED BY JAMES FRISKIN TRAINED BY DANNREUTHER-TRAINED BY MOSCHELES.
LEONID PLAYED THE "STRAIGHT MAN" ON STAGE WITH VICTOR BORGE!
VICTOR BORGE WAS A STUDENT OF FERRUCIO BUSONI. (SEE THE
VIDEO BELOW OF VICTOR AND LEONID ON STAGE TOGETHER.)
Mr. Howard B. Richman lives in California with his fine wife and daughter. He is the son of the
well known and respected Hollywood Actor of over 500 roles on stage and screen,
Peter "Mark Richman."
Howard Richman's past father in law is the famous lyricist, Ron Miller, who wrote,
"For once in my life" covered by Stevie Wonder and the famous tune,
"Touch me in the Morning.", covered by Diana Ross! As a writer for MOTOWN, hired by
Berry Gordy, Miller also wrote, " Some day at Christmas" and other top tunes.
" I was proud to write lyrics and music for a song for Howard and his daughter, Danica."-GEM
GREGG MOFFATT ALSO STUDIES WITH
DR. CORY HALL
B.M., California State University,Sacramento,
M.M., Eastman School of Music,
another M.M., and his D.M.A., University of Kansas
"THE... Rag -Time Specialist", to the World.
Dr. Cory Hall now has over 600 videos on YOUTUBE.com
Dr. Cory Hall was trained by:
Louise and Gene Savage of California
These well known PIANO teachers in California, Mr. and Mrs. Savage have
trained Award winning students for decades - winning major PIANO
competitions and prizes in California.
Dr. Thomas Gentry,
Taught at California State University, Sacramento for 30 years ,
B.A., Univ. of Alabama, M.A. from Indiana Univ., and was an arranger for
"Silhouettes on the Shades" , from California.
Dr. Thomas Gentry left that University a very large endowment.
Dr. David Burge, B.A. and M.A., Northwestern Univ., a Fulbright Scholar,
who later trained at the Cherubini Institute in Florence, Italy.
Dr. David Burge was the Piano Chair at the Eastman School of Music and a
Fulbright Scholar, who performed at Carnegie Hall.
Dr. David Burge was trained overseas at the Cherubini Institute in Florence,
Italy. Dr. David Burge taught both Dr. Richard Reber and Dr. Cory Hall.
Dr. Richard Reber, Fulbright Scholar / Eastman and the Academy of Music in
Vienna. Dr. Richard Reber was a Music Professor for decades at Kansas
University. Dr. Reber earned his undergraduate degree in Music Theory and his
Master's in Piano Performance from the Eastman School of Music. Here he
studied Piano with the Piano Chair, Dr. David Burge / Fulbright Scholar.
Dr. Richard Reber's main PIANO STUDIES were with the distinguished and
world wide acclaimed, PIANIST and Piano teacher at the Eastman School of
Music, Cecile Genhart. Cecile Genhart was a student of Ferrucio Busoni who
was trained by Solomon Jaddassohn-trained by Franz Liszt-trained by
Leschetiszky and Carl Czerny. Carl Czerny was trained by L.V. Beethoven who
studied with Josef Haydn, Johann Hummel, and Muzio Clementi.
Solomon Jaddassohn also studied with Ignaz Moscheles. Ignaz Moscheles had
been trained by Divis Bidrich Weber and Antonio Albrechtberger.
Moscheles became a top rate Pianist and a friend to Ludwig V. Beethoven.
Cecile Genhart was probably the BEST PIANIST in America in her time.
Winning a Fulbright Scholarship to study abroad, Dr. Reber studied with Greta
Hinterhoffer, student of Emile Von Sauer, a well known student of both, Franz
Liszt ( trained by both Leschetizky and Carl Czerny) and Nikolai Rubinstein, the
brother of the accomplished Pianist, Anton Rubinstein.
After his studies with Greta Hinterhoffer in Vienna, he studied with Frank
Mannheimer. Frank Mannheimer was known for studying with Leonid Kruetzer
in Vienna who was a student of Anna Essipova--the BEST student and second
wife of Theodore Leschetizky-trained by Carl Czerny -trained by Ludwig V.
Beethoven-trained by Johann Hummel, Joseph Haydn, and Muzio Clementi.
Mannheimer then studied with Arthur Schnabel who was directly trained by
Theodore Leschetizky-trained by Carl Czerny, trained by L.V. Beethoven, trained
by Hummel, Haydn and Muzio Clementi-trained by Salieri, trained by Leopold
Gassman who was trained by Padre Martini.
From here, Frank Mannheimer left for the Royal Academy of Music in London to
study with the distinguished Tobias Matthay.
Mr. Moffatt is very proud to have BOTH of these fine teachers, Howard B.
Richman and Dr. Cory Hall as his mentors. Their fine abilities and resume's are
well respected and a true inspiration to all. As a protege' of both teachers...
"I am deeply humbled by their
willingness to spend their time with me." -GEM
Gregg Moffatt, is the President and Founder of the The GEM Companies including -
Moffatt's Piano and Keyboard MASTERS "Over the next few years, I expect to put hundreds of
musical videos and my own compositions, and tutorials... up on Youtube."
- Gregg E. Moffatt, GRI, CREA, Master Level Pianist
|THE NEW, CHAPARRAL SUNESTA 224, REPLACED BY GREGG
IN 7 MONTHS BY THE YACHT.
|THEN HE BOUGHT THREE CLASSIC CARS...TWO SHOWN HERE..
1. 1964 CHEVROLET SS MALIBU IN BLUE
2. 1955 CHEVROLET BEL AIR, ELVIS TYPE CAR IN CANARY YELLOW AND WHITE
3. 1968 CHEVROLET CAMARO, CONVERTIBLE
|NOW HE IS WORKING ON THE CAN AM SPYDER...
OR THE POLARIS!
|BUYING TIME SHARES FACING GRACE BAY IN THE GRAND TURKS AND CAICOS
ISLAND CHAIN OF THE CARIBBEAN
|RECENTLY HE BOUGHT THESE TWO, NEW,
YAMAHA WAVE RUNNERS THAT DO 50 MPH
WITH THE NEW, YAMAHA RIDE ASSIST TECHNOLOGY
SITTING ON A TANDEM TRAILER.
|A NEW CAR FOR ME (VAL), NISSAN ALTIMA SV, LOADED
|THEN A NEW , NISSAN PATHFINDER, WITH FOUR WHEEL DRIVE
AND A 5K TOWING PACKAGE
TO PULL THE WAVE RUNNERS AND A FUTURE CAMPER! 3 SEATS LOADED..
|GREGG BOUGHT TWO OF EVERYTHING, TWO FRIDGES, TWO GAS STOVES, TWO BUILT IN
MICROWAVES, TWO DISHWASHERS...
NEW DINING ROOM SET...3 ELECTRIC FIREPLACES..ON AND ON IT WENT.
|THIS PHOTO SHOWS THE NEW DINING ROOM FIXTURE INSTALLED, THE ELECTRIC FIREPLACE...AND WORK DONE N THE KITCHEN.
THE NEW DINING ROOM SET IS NOT SEEN HERE. THE OVERSIZED KITCHEN FLOWS INTO THE DINING ROOM MAKING
A SUPERSIZED ENTERTAINMENT AREA WITH TWO DOORS TO THE OUTSIDE DECKING WHICH IS OUR WOODLANDS RETREAT.
YOU FEEL LIKE YOU ARE LIVING IN VERMONT, 1 MILE FROM DOWNTOWN SOUTH WINDSOR AND CLOSE TO THE BUCKLAND HILLS MALL.
AS A 98% EFFICIENT
FURNACE....ON A WALL!
* * * *
|THE ON THE WALL FURNACE....
7" X 16" X 26"
|...AND WHEN I SAID I WOULD LET THE LAKE HOUSE GO,
I SOON FOUND I HAD OTHER LAKE FRONT LOTS
ON A LAKE I COULD ACTUALLY SWIM IN.
CALLED, LAKE ASHFORD IN ASHFORD, CT.
WITH DEEDED RIGHTS TO TWO PRIVATE BEACHES FOR ASSOCIATION
MEMBERS...ONLY. A PLACE GREGG MADE FOR MY SISTER AND I
TO CONVERSE ON SUNNY WEEKEND AFTERNOONS.
HE NEVER BOUGHT IT FOR HIMSELF, AND I DON'T REMEMBER HIM
EVER SWIMMING IN THE LAKE. EVER.
THINGS HAPPENED QUICKLY...AS THEY ALWAYS HAD
LIVING WITH GREGG.
i ALSO KNEW, THAT WHEN GREGG'S LIFE WAS OVER...
ALL THE THINGS, WERE HIS WAY OF LEAVING ME BEHIND
AS GOD TOOK HIM HOME.
WITH A MENTAL DIARY FULL OF WRITTEN MEMORIES
EACH A CANDLE TO LIGHT MY WAY, WHEN IT WAS TIME FOR ME
TO PREPARE TO GO HOME.
ONE MINUTE YOU ARE GRADUATING FROM HIGH SCHOOL AND THE NEXT
MOMENT YOU HAVE SEEN SEVERAL DECADES FLASH BY. YOU DON'T KNOW WHERE
|HE ASKED ME IF I WOULD GIVE UP THE BIG HOME ON LAKE SHENIPSIT RESERVOIR...
IF HE COULD PROMISE ME THE WORLD....
'"yes!" bUT, i KNEW, i ALREADY HAD THE WORLD...N HIS EYES.
|LIFE IS A GIFT AND LOVE , IF IT FINDS YOU, IS GOD SENT.
FOR ME IT HAPPENED WITH A PIANO SIGN IN A FRONT LAWN IN SOUTH WINDSOR, CT.
IF YOU GRAB THE BRASS RING, AS YOUR HORSE GOES AROUND THE CAROUSEL WHEN YOUR SUNSHINE WANES AT THE
END OF THE DAY, THAT IS YOUR ENTIRE LIFE YOU HAVE THE WONDERFUL MEMORIES OF A WELL LIVED
LIFE AND MEMORIES OF BOATS AGAINST A SUNSET. MAYBE EVEN OF A MAN, WHO PROMISED YOU THE WORLD AND
|HE ALWAYS HAD A second thing READY IN CASE THE FIRST BROKE DOWN. HOUSES, BOATS, CARS, STOVES,
BUILT IN MICROWAVES. TWO SINKS...TWO DISHWASHERS. TWO FRIDGES, TWO OF EVERYTHING.
|I MET A MAN, NAMED GREGG. I MET, A BEE CHARMER AND
THAT HAS MADE ALL THE DIFFERENCE! -VJM
|This is Val's MOM, Lillian who
was so impressed with her
that at age 65, she went to
the same college, Central Ct.
State University and acquired
her Bachelor's Degree in
Lillian was a full time
working mom who was a
Manager for the Aetna Life
Valerie is a direct descendant from the
ZETTERSTROM, Swedish Textile fortune.
Her Grandmother was forced to sign off
on that fortune to come to America. In
the crossing of the ocean, her father
Thus her grandmother came here with a
huge ability to sew, and no money.
Valerie's mom worked full time in the
mills in Ansonia,( American Brass) as did
Gregg's grandparents, worked her way
up to Manager at Aetna and she did
sewing work out of her home for extra
income, learned from her MOM..direct
from SWEDEN and the Zetterstrom
Val's father worked in lumber in West
Hartford, Diamond International after
serving in WW 2 at Bougainville.
Val has one sister named, Vivian.
|VALERIE J. MOFFATT,
CT. STATE SCHOLAR
B.S., M.S., SPHR, GPHR, KORN FERRY
CERTIFIED, ACE AWARDS AND NOW
WORKING ON HER M.B.A. FROM THE
UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD WITH EXTRA
COURSE WORK FROM , WHARTON!
|BEFORE THEY DECIDED TO SEE THE
WORLD..THIS WAS THEIR...
GEMCOM MANOR BY THE LAKE
|A CUTE VICTORIAN COLONIAL THAT BACKS TO A THOUSAND PLUS ACRES
OF WOODLANDS, WOODLAND CREATURES OF ALL KINDS, STREAMS AND FISHING PONDS.
EAGLES, FALCONS, WILD TURKEYS, DEER, COYOTES...all...KINDS OF ANIMALS.
|GREGG DESIGNED THIS STATE OF THE ART...
GOURMET CHEF'S KITCHEN WITH EVERYTHING.
|GREGG HAD WANTED A VERY SPECIAL
TULIP LAMP FOR THE DINING ROOM
WITH 9 BULBS
BUT THEY WANTED $2,500 FOR IT.
THIS WOULD NOT HAPPEN!
HE SEARCHED AND SEARCHED AND
FINALLY FOUND A NICE
BROWN FIXTURE THAT WENT WITH OUR
UPCOMING NEW DINING ROOM SET
FROM RAYMOUR AND FLANNIGAN THAT
HAD PETALS AND WENT WITH THE
PHOTOS ON THE WALLS
AND WITH MY MANY PLANTS ALL
AROUND THE ROOM.
$179...ON A WALL DIMMER...WONDERFUL.
|THE NEW DINING ROOM SET BY RAYMOUR AND FLANNIGAN WITH
CHAIRS WITH A MUSICAL ..LYRE...LOOK TO THEM.
|FROM THIS CHAIR, GREGG CAN HEAR THE NATURAL WOOD FIRE IN THE FIREPLACE AND
USE HIS SKYPE CAMERA SYSTEM AND TEACH STUDENTS ALL OVER THE WORLD, WITHOUT
LEAVING HIS CORPORATE OFFICES.
THIS IS HIS 1925 MASON AND HAMLIN, GRAND PIANO, MODEL AA, 6' 2" EDITION.
THE PIANO KEYS ARE OF THEIR ORIGINAL IVORIES..IN MINT CONDITION. THIS PIANO WAS
BOUGHT NEW AND OWNED
BY A CHURCH IN HARTFORD, CT UNTIL GREGG BECAME ITS SECOND OWNER.
|GREGG ASKED ME,
"WOULD YOU GIVE UP THIS VIEW OF LAKE SHENIPSIT RESERVOIR
IF I COULD PROMISE YOU.... THE WORLD?"
I QUESTIONED BACK WITH , .
." the world?"
"YES, VAL, THE ENTIRE WORLD!!!"
i GAVE IT TWO MINUTES OF THOUGHT AND THEN SAID,
"OK, GO FOR IT."
ABOVE, IS JUST ONE OF MY MANY WORLD WIDE CRUISE SHIPS. THAT AWAIT A PHONE CALL.
VIKING, CELEBRITY, CARNIVAL, NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINES...SO MANY OF THEM WITH MY OWN BOAT TO THE
NO, GREGG IS NOT NORMAL.
I WATCHED HIM TAP, WARREN BUFFETT, WHO WAS THE WORLD'S RICHEST MAN ON HIS BACK
AND ANNOUNCE LOUDLY,
WARRED EDWARD BUFFETT OF OMAHA, NEBRASKA , I WOULD LIKE YOU...YOU ..TO HAVE THE PLEASURE OF
MEETING GREGG EDWARD MOFFATT OF CONNECTICUT.
HE SAID HIS LAST NAME..LIKE BUFFETT, MUFFETT.
HE PREDICTED THAT WOULD HAPPEN, JUST THAT WAY, FOUR YEARS BEFORE IT HAPPENED
AND MY FACE FELL IN AT THE FRONT DOOR OF GORAT'S RESTAURANT IN OMAHA , NEBRASKA.
MINUTES LATER THEY WERE SEATED TOGETHER AT A TABLE OUTSIDE AND WARREN BUFFETT
WAS SIGNING HIS , ESSAYS BOOK , FOR....GREGG EDWARD MUFFETT OF CONNECTICUT.
I NEVER KNOW, WHAT IS COMING NEXT AND I MUST ADMIT, NOW THAT I AM USED TO IT ALL,
I LIKE IT THAT WAY.
VALERIE J. MOFFATT
VAL, IF WE DO THIS, THE CANOE YOU HAVE BEEN USING ON LAKE SHENIPSIT
IS GOING TO CHANGE.
DO YOU KNOW, WHAT I MEAN?
|SOME OF THE CRUISE LINES THAT I AM NOW PART OF WITH MY MARRIOTT VACATION CLUB MEMBERSHIP INCLUDE:
PRINCESS, ROYAL CARIBBEAN, NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINES, VIKING EUROPEAN RIVER TOURS, HOLLAND AMERICA, CELEBRITY CRUISE LINES,
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES...AND SO MANY MORE ...VJM
|THE MOFFATT 31' NEWER, CHAPARRAL SIGNATURE 310 YACHT WITH TWIN 5.7 LITER, MERCRUISER ENGINES THAT DO 50 MPH. THESE
ARE THE TOP OF THE LINE ENGINES AVAILABLE IN THIS YACHT. POWER REAR SEAT THAT BECOMES A SUNPAD, FRONT BOW SUNPAD,
WET BAR, TWO FRIDGES, FULL BATH, FULL KITCHENETTE, KING SIZED BED WITH SPECIAL PADDING AND MATTRESS,
LOADED TO THE MAX.
ONE OF GREGG'S PASSIONS IS MAKING THE ...IMPOSSIBLE
...HAPPEN. ANOTHER IS FINE CARS.
HERE IS A PHOTO OF A CAR GREGG BOUGHT THAT IS A CADILLAC "V".
IT IS ONE OF THE FASTEST PRODUCTION CARS EVER MADE IN HISTORY.
TOP END SPEED....2 3 5 MPH!
HE SAID THAT HE WOULD BUY ONE...
AND HE DID!
|GREGG SAID, I THINK YOU SHOULD HAVE TWIN YAMAHA WAVE RUNNERS ON A
BRAND NEW! THEN HE PULLED INTO THE DRIVEWAY WITH TWIN, YAMAHA, WAVE
RUNNERS THAT LOOK JUST LIKE THE ABOVE UNIT ON A TANDEM TRAILER.
|I GAVE UP A CANOE ON LAKE SHENIPSIT RESERVOIR
AND THEN ALL OF THIS HAPPENED!
i THINK IT WAS A VERY GOOD TRADE. -VJM
THE MASTER SUITE BERTH...TOP OF THE LINE UNDER THE STAR PORT.
|HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT / MAJOR
| VALERIE J. MOFFATT
|STRAIGHT A GRADES!
4.0 CUMULATIVE AVERAGE,
SUMMA CUM LAUDE, HIGHEST HONORS.
TIED FOR VALEDICTORIAN
"IT IS MID 2017, AND I AM CONSIDERING GUTTING THE INTERIOR OF MY VERY NICE
1925 MASON AND HAMLIN GRAND PIANO, MODEL AA, 6' 2" OR TRADING IT IN FOR A
BRAND NEW PIANO.
IF I TEAR IT APART THE ENTIRE INTERIOR...METAL WOULD BE PAINTED GOLD, WITH A
BRAND NEW SOUNDBOARD, PIN BLOCKS, GERMAN ROSLAU STRINGS...ALL OF IT.
LIKE A BRAND NEW PIANO. I MIGHT EVEN REDO THE
ENTIRE EXTERIOR CASE...DEPENDING ON THE PRICE.
I AM CURRENTLY PRICING SUCH A DECISION WITH A MAJOR PIANO RE-BUILDER TO
SEE IF IT MAKES SENSE FINANCIALLY, WHICH IT VERY WELL MIGHT BE SINCE I
BOUGHT THIS PIANO AT A FIRE SALE PRICE FROM A CHURCH
IN HARTFORD , CONNECTICUT THAT WAS GOING OUT OF BUSINESS.
IF I COULD DO IT, AND WHEN IT WAS DONE IT DOUBLED IN VALUE FROM
WHAT IT COST ME TO PURCHASE AND REBUILD IT,
WELL, THAT WOULD BE A NO BRAINER.
I WILL KNOW IN A FEW WEEKS AS TO WHICH WAY TO GO ." -GEM
|BECAUSE< WE FEEL..it is important for you to know the
backgrounds and the educational levels of the people that you
and your children may deal with in taking PIANO LESSONS.
We have everything to gain by your being well informed.
As you will see, Valerie is a CT STATE SCHOLAR, and it is easy to
see why. She is now working on her M.B.A. at the Barney
Business School of the University of Hartford, with extra course
work at the Wharton School of Business, of the University of
Pennsylvania that shares #1 Ranking with the
Harvard Business School. She is a Piano Protege' of
her husband, Gregg Moffatt.
Gregg Moffatt / President of The Gemcom Companies
|Average cumulative ...3.95
Class rank 18th of 1,310
|VALERIE GRADUATED 9TH IN HER GRADUATING CLASS FROM NEWINGTON HIGH SCHOOL WITH A 3.91 CUMULATIVE
AVERAGE, SUMMA CUM LAUDE DISTINCTION OF HIGHEST HONORS.
SHE WAS THEN NAMED A CONNECTICUT STATE SCHOLAR BY THE THEN
GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT, \GOVERNOR, ELLA T. GRASSO.