In the business space, Shad has been interviewed, cited, and written for a number of publications including Architectural Lighting magazine, Lighting Design + Application (LD+A) magazine, Systems Contractor News (SCN), GE Lighting News, Irvine Chamber's Business Connection magazine, Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) magazine, and Access Control & Security Systems magazine. In addition, Shad wrote the "Lighting" chapter on behalf of the International Facilities Managers Association (IFMA) for their book, Cut it Out.
Coming full circle and back to a core of focus on family, parenting, and the unique relationship that exists between father and daughter, Shad released Claire’s Dad: How I Earned the Title (available in paperback and Kindle e-Book) for publication in February 2018. In Claire's Dad, Shad takes the reader through 20 years of life-experience and commentary; exploring and demonstrating how a father can grow and nurture his relationship with his daughter – no matter her age. Fast paced, easy to read, and written in every-day language, this book offers persuasive and challenging insights, practical tools, and encouraging stories that will inspire the reader to earn the title of Dad.