Paddleboarding, painting, ukulele: 4 PR pros share their lockdown hobbies

Learn about the new and often quirky hobbies picked up while working from home in this week’s Lockdown Life.

John Forberger of Forberger Communications shows off his paddleboarding skills.
John Forberger of Forberger Communications shows off his paddleboarding skills.

Forberger Communications founder John Forberger has been spending his spare time during quarantine with turtles, sharks and manatees and has rediscovered his love of paddleboarding. 

Meanwhile, Troy Blackwell, former head of press advance for businessman and former presidential candidate Tom Steyer, is using the extra time at home to refine his painting skills.

And Lynette Nicole PR principal Lynette Pettinicchi and Amazon operations North America director of comms Heather Knox are getting musical, though Knox’s newfound love of the ukulele is not exactly appreciated by her family.   

“Every time I play it, I get made fun of,” said Knox.

Check out the talents these four PR pros have acquired in this week’s Lockdown Life video.

And look up these other ideas for decompressing after a long day of working from home.

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