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! Advertisements

It’s your EQUITY – manage it wisely…

As a founder equity tends to be one of the most cherished assets at your startup.  For many of us, it is ONE of the drivers of entrepreneurship – to own our businesses and have a shot at real wealth creation (wealth is different than rich – you can get rich in corporate America).  I’ve … 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

Startup PR… anyone, anyone – okay [updated]…

UPDATED Two clearly stated cases for both sides of the debate.  Judge for yourself. Brian Solis on TechCrunch and Loic Le Meur Original Post So, I’ve found that there are very differing views on the value of PR to startups – frankly one of the more debated expenses (sorry, I mean investments) in early days … Continue reading