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Friday, February 3, 2012 Scott Johnson - Managing Partner, New Atlantic Ventures
I am often asked “what is new and exciting” by pretty much anyone that knows what I do for a living. And it is a great question that I relish answering – usually. Of late, however...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Opinions, Technology Trends
Thursday, February 2, 2012 Todd Dagres - General Partner, Spark Capital
What’s wrong with the Facebook IPO?  The fact that the Company is coming Public at $70 Billion or hgher valuation.  That means the Public, your average Joe, has to wait until the...
Opinions, Success Stories
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 Dave Balter - CEO of BzzAgent, Executive Chairman of Smarterer
We’ve been developing Smarterer for the better part of a year now, quietly building a platform that uses crowd-sourced questions to validate peoples’ social and professional skills.  Like many...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Tyler Magnin - Marketing Consultant, Intrepid Labs
The view from the fourth floor of the American Twine building is impressive—not so much...
Innovation
Monday, January 30, 2012
Welcome to the Grasshopper Office Tour!  Grasshopper moved into their custom renovated office space...
Office Tours
Friday, January 27, 2012 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
At NextView Ventures, we have a number of companies in our portfolio which are “marketplace” businesses, where buyers and sellers meet to exchange a good...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Technology Trends
Thursday, January 26, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Welcome to the latest installment of Octane, our Q&A series with local entrepreneurs.  Today, we have Joe Cronin, the President & Founder...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
On the heels of the fundraising data for 2011, PricewaterhouseCoopers and the NVCA released the 4Q 2011 and full year VC investment data. It was yet another year when VC’s...
Entrepreneurship, Funding
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 Dan Katcher - Co-Founder, Rocket Farm Studios
The stories at CES this week were many, but the biggest one was our friend, the TV.  The magnitude of the CES show is stunning: 150k attendees striding through the bright lights...
Technology Trends
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 Larry Kim - Founder and CTO, WordStream
On the heels of Google’s “disappointing” earnings announcement last Thursday – they generated a whopping $37.9 billion in revenues in 2011 – we conducted our own analysis to...
Technology Trends