Panghorn 2019

Opening Keynote Speaker: Mikel Cirkus The 13th Pangborn Sensory Science Symposium July 28th – August 1st, 2019 Edinburgh, Scotland “The 13th Pangborn Symposium will bring together industry and academia, leading pioneers and emerging experts in sensory and consumer
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Journaling the Journey

Gallery Showcase: August 19 – September 7 Opening Reception: Saturday, Aug 25, 4-6pm West Windsor Arts Council, Gallery 952 Alexander Road Princeton Junction, NJ 08550 The Intellectual Productivity of a Creative Imagination. West Windsor Arts Council is proud to introduce
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Adventures in Design Podcast

Check out my interview in the Podcast Adventures In Design with Mark Brickey. From Mark: When you’re Mikel Cirkus it’s nice to never be wrong. From being fired to creating his own space at Firmenich Flavors as Global Director of Conceptual Design Mikel has used his
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edibleJersey – The Taste Maker

The Spring 2017 issue of edibleJersey is someplace I never imagined being featured, let alone as the cover story. It’s an honor and a privilege to have my professional creative life shared in such terrific light. The article’s author, Fran McManus, told me “Your
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Podcast: Is Flavor a Technology?

From The Spoon. In this podcast, I talk with Mikel Cirkus and Matthew Walter from Firmenich, the world’s largest privately owned flavor company, about the idea of flavor as a technology. We explore how flavor can be broken down into different elements, how the speed of innovation
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Just Looking

Window shopping. Nothing’s for sale. Can’t try it on or take’r for a spin Doesn’t come in my size. Never gonna fit. Not in fashion. Window shopping. Nothing’s for sale. Sign says open, but the door is locked Can’t come inside. Try another style. Bullets loaded. Pistol cocked.
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I Beg to Differ

The smell of cheap cigar Reminds me of just how far Though I wish you were near To maybe share a cold beer Lend me an ear Not my brother’s keeper This blood runs much deeper Doesn’t get much cheaper I’m not one to beg or Give an arm and a leg Running down a list in reverse Each
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Michigan Blues

Windshield looks like granite in the pouring rain. Can’t stand it. Just can’t stand it Leaving Fort Wayne Highway 69 is driving my mind Gotta get to Michigan Before I miss you again ‘cause I’m here all alone While you’re still at home Won’t let go of the wheel To call you on the
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Good Morning Love

Lying in bed staring at the ceiling You knew just how I was feeling Couldn’t stop the reeling inside All I wanted was to go for a ride Hugging curves along yer backside Just had to swallow my pride ‘n joy Oblivious to the obvious like Helen of Troy Lost on men who once were boys
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Betty Drives a Volvo

Betty drives a Volvo Takes it fast ‘n slow Any which way she go Ain’t playin’ with no Hasbro You think you know Well guess again Betty don’t like men Takes off her pants Leads when she dance Vacations n France Ain’t takin’ no chance Don’t ask why Betty thinks she’s a guy His
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