Pass It Down was featured in a First Things First article today, How You Can Pass Down Your Family History. This article discusses how Pass It DOwn was founded by Chris Cummings and the story that comes with the company’s conception.
By asking a simple question, Cummings discovered an important piece of family history. This sent Cummings, who actually has a law degree, down a path that ultimately led him to launch greetingStory. He had already created Pass it Down, a digital storytelling platform. He shared his latest idea with genealogy experts about reinventing the greeting card to help families preserve treasured memories the old-fashioned way.
Earlier this month, we caught up with Tanya Zanish-Belcher, the President of the Society of American Archivists and the Director of Special Collections and Archives at Wake Forest University, to get her thoughts on archives, diversity, and much more.
So how did your life lead you to your career?
Summer has officially arrived in Chattanooga and Atlanta and we’re excited to share what we’ve been up to!