It’s launch time [ish]…

In the coming weeks I will be involved in an unprecedented (for me anyway) volume of company/product launches (not sure if launches are the right word anymore): SocialGuides – now-ish Feedtrace – Public Beta – early February company x – major new product release – soon enough Going to be an amazing 45 days!

On My Mind…

I’ve been extremely busy lately so haven’t had a lot of time to blog (maybe when I retire).  But here are a few things I’m thinking about.  Let me know what you think about as it relates to these topics – I’m always looking for smart people to exchange ideas with and potentially collaborate with.  … Continue reading

Competing in a sea of proliferation?

I’ve been revisiting an older post – Proliferation. Aggregation. Integration –  given the current state of the start-up environment and my informal involvement in a few sharp startups.   In today’s world, it is more critical than ever to understand where your industry/category stands. When the VCs and young devs where creating web apps at an … Continue reading

Obama mobile phone in Kenya – for real!

As some of you may know, I love emerging markets mobile.  Its one of the most exciting technology opportunities out there.  I’m been fortunate to do some work in the Middle East and Africa with Mobile-XL.  While working with them, I met one of the founders of Mi-Fone.  He is a cool guy and they … Continue reading

Viral analytics and metrics – go viral young startup

One of the things I am passionate about is analytics and metrics. I’m most interested in gathering a breadth and leveraging them to drive solid decision making. While at IBM I worked closely with a group of exceptionally talented researchers (marketing and technology) to develop a host of models used to drive broad reaching strategy … Continue reading