seminars on decorated furniture, as well as teaching arts and crafts on some of the
largest cruise lines. A self-taught
Do-it-yourselfer she feels everybody can do anything if they just have the
confidence to try. She has developed
thousands of craft and decorating ideas from painting, sewing, stained glass, mosaics to
her own line of special Magical Memory crafts.
Her painted furniture (one-of a-kind) pieces can be seen in two art galleries
and stores in Boca Raton. Celebrities like
Kathie Lee Gifford, Paula Zahn, Arsenio Hall and others have some of her pieces in their
In addition to
crafts, Janie is an expert on home repairs and small jobs from laying all types of
flooring, to building fireplaces, rewiring lamps and rooms, wallpaper, roof repair, fixing
appliances and repairing windows and plumbing (sinks and toilets). Other home improvement projects she has completed
include, water ponds, herb gardens, window treatments furniture refinishing, recovering
She has also
appeared in numerous commercials and written and hosted industrial and promotional videos.
Janie lives in Ft.
Lauderdale with her husband and four children, She
serves on the board of directors of a Business Networking Organization that she, her
husband and two others founded. She is also
an active member of the Broward Alliance and heads up the location committee for the Film
and Television Commission. An avid racketball player, she also loves skiing and
Scott is President
and CEO of Causeway Lumber company in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Colonel O.R. Whiddon founded Causeway Lumber Company in
1939, he had $500, a pick-up truck and a dedication to meet and exceed the needs of South
Florida's Construction Industry with honesty and integrity. Today, the company operates
out of three locations with facilities to meet the professional builder's needs in FORT
LAUDERDALE, STUART, and on Florida's west coast; BONITA SPRINGS.
The colonel's son , Gene provided the leadership needed to position Causeway as a major
supplier of materials in the South Florida market. In 1974, Causeway achieved the
milestone of being recognized as the second largest independently-owned lumber and
building material supplier in the state.
under third generation leadership, president M. Scott Whiddon continues this tradition of
excellence while preparing for the future, with a company of over 325 dedicated men and
In his spare time
Scott enjoys producing videos for civic and non-profit organizations in his home studio. He is also an avid snow skier and plays tennis. Married to Margaret, they have four daughters: Lindsey, Stephanie, Caroline and Alexandra.
A Snap Productions
Its A Snap
Productions produces Its A Snap, the weekly home and craft show airing in South
Florida. One of the principal owners of
Its A Snap Productions is Executive Producer Nadine Floyd who also owns The Media
Lab, Inc. and Professional Broadcast Videos Services, Inc. in Hollywood Florida. (The
shows production company)
The Media Lab and
Professional Broadcast Video Services provide all aspects of Broadcast video production
including Betacam-SP and digital video formats, linear and non-linear editing suites, 3D
animation and special effects, voice over studios, sound studios and duplication.
Both companies have won many recent
awards including Bronze and Silver Telly Awards, Gold Awards of excellence from The Aurora
Awards and The Videographer Awards, and two Crystal Communicator Awards.