Out of the Crisis #20: the founders of Bitwise on the role of technology in empowering people, spreading benefits to underserved communities, and the creation of OnwardUS

Startup Lessons Learned

Jake Soberal and Irma Olguin started Bitwise in 2013 with the idea that the technology industry could be used to fix a city--in their case, Fresno, CA. In order to do that, they decided three things were crucial: teaching people to code, creating a sense of place around the tech industry, and proving it's possible to build and ship world-class software from places like Fresno. They are now operating in nine States. A company headquartered in Fresno, California.

11 Entrepreneurs Reveal What They are Looking Forward To in 2016


I’m looking forward to another month of growth within our user base and expanding our relationships with more tournament operators and affiliates – lastly for successful stakes and events for all our backers and players! Thanks to Jeff and Deadrea Clemmensen, MiPhone Doctor of Fresno. #8 Happy New Year! Every new year brings with it a new form of excitement and anticipation.


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20 Entrepreneurs Explain What They Love About Being An Entrepreneur


Whether data come from our own analytics or an external source, we are can implement changes to the way we operate in a matter of hours. First, the hours of operation are all up to me. My wife and I love being entrepreneurs because it has allowed us to set our own work hours, make our own decisions on how we operate, and at the same time serve our community with a great service, delivered by people who care! Thanks to Jeff and Deadrea Clemmensen, MiPhone Doctor of Fresno !

The Inside Story of a Small Startup Acquisition (Part 1)

Software By Rob

Indeed, I did buy my latest startup, but the deal was done from a spare bedroom of my suburban home in Fresno, California for less than most people pay for a new car. And the algorithm that made suggestions was operating at around 10-20% effectiveness. Photo by psiaki. Based on the title of this post you might be thinking I have mad stacks of money in the bank.