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Los Angeles Startup Events


I recently posted about the Increase in Early-Stage Startup Activity in Los Angeles. I realized that it has been a little while since I posted about the Los Angeles Startup Community and so needed to update my list of startup events that will be out of date almost before I finish publishing it.

[Interview] Amanda Mills, Founder Of Amanda Mills Los Angeles


For Amanda Mills, the mind and face behind the Amanda Mills Los Angeles (AMLA) lifestyle brand, it is a term she takes great pride in.

Two Austin-based Companies Acquired by j2 Global of Los Angeles


j2 Global, based in Los Angeles, announced this week it has completed the acquisition of two Austin-based companies. j2 Global bought, a digital media company based in Austin and MX Toolbox, founded in 2004, which provides managed IT services for small businesses worldwide. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Giant Media founder: How I turned $7,000 into $8 million in three years

The Next Web

You see, Segura is the founder of a Los Angeles-based company called Giant Media, and TNW sat down with him to get his thoughts on his entrepreneurial experience. Giant Media is a video platform that distributes long-form content for brands. Well this is what went through David Segura’s mind three years ago.

Networking Events in Los Angeles and Southern California


He talks about a bunch of the different networking events that occur in Los Angeles and other parts of Southern California. You can use keywords like: Events in Los Angeles or Southern California Events or even Santa Monica Events. This is why I say that Local Event Organizers Need to Adopt Social Media.

Los Angeles Social Media Starters


I find myself speaking at various venues in Los Angeles to tell people (most often service providers) about how I've used social media and particularly my blogs, LinkedIn, twitter and topic hubs as part of my own services business. I'd especially like to find people in Los Angeles. What's their specific niche?

Online Business Networking Los Angeles


Great by Cliff Allen Business Networking Online who I had blogged about previously in Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles. obnla … Online Business Networking Los Angeles) and then bring together posts that include that hashtag. Then, face-to-face meetings and activities become much more valuable. focus?

Top 23 Social Media Power Influencers

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

If you’re looking for cutting edge tips for social media, check out the tweets of a “new media star.”. Los Angeles, CA · [link].

Events and Networking in Los Angeles


skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Friday, February 23, 2007 Events and Networking in Los Angeles One of the issues I discussed in Innovation and Geography was that the geography and traffic in Los Angeles generally makes it more difficult for networking. Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles.

More Web Events in Los Angeles


I’ve updated my earlier post on Networking Events Los Angeles with some great suggestions from Lorin Cha who I just met through LinkedIn. Social media week Los Angeles Runs week of Sept 20 - 24. Lots of scattered events around LA on social media. Especially if you are looking at early-stage start-up issues.

Los Angeles Tech Launched - Hot List


I'm happy to announce the launch of the Los Angeles Tech Content Community. The goal is to create a place where it's relatively easy to find current content and highly relevant content surrounding Los Angeles Technology. To be clear Los Angeles Tech is a jump off point. The content comes from other places.

Product Management for Startups in Los Angeles – Steve Gilison


What networking events in Los Angeles or Southern California do you go to? Remind me about your background Steve? I can see that.

Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles – Cliff Allen


Are you leveraging social media at all? What networking events in Los Angeles or Southern California do you go to? in 1998. world?

Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles?


skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Saturday, February 17, 2007 Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles? ► January (5) Los Angeles Web Developer Startup CTO or Developer When to Use Facebook Connect – Twitter Oauth – Goo. Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles. and Ph.D.

Upfront Ventures Adds Hamet Watt as New Investment Partner

Both Sides of the Table

Media relationships. Los Angeles I am thrilled to announce that we have added Hamet Watt as a Partner at Upfront Ventures. Drive.

Socialize This. But don’t f*^king tell me how to feel about it

Wired Wired West

Luckett rocks some Jeremy Scott Adidas Oliver Luckett loves art (just look at his shoes) and hates injustice When he sees art relegated to insular, bureaucratic rule of old media and old rules, he tends toward vigilantism. He’s a liberator. A barrier breaker. A man with a mission: let people embrace content on their terms. Topple the [.].

How Startups are Disrupting Financial Technology

David Teten

Financial Services Los Angeles I participated in the Milken Institute Global Conference last week, for the first time.

Guy Kawasaki: Don’t Plan Your Social Media; Just Do It

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The founder of shares his thoughts on social media strategy (and why Google+ may take over Facebook one day). Just dive in.

Announcing Upfront Ventures’ Newest Partner — Kobie Fuller

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Kobie then headed to Los Angeles to join LA-based startup REVOLVE as its CMO where he got his direct operating experience. Why Kobie?

StartUp Part 7: MAGIC (Season 4, Episode 10)


Hey guys - If you want to hear me on a podcast the link is here: Gimlet Media Following his ousting from American Apparel, Dov Charney has been eager to restart and launch his new venture—Los Angeles Apparel. American Apparel Gimlet Media startupNow he needs to find his customer base.

Why Has LA Suddenly Gotten So Much Attention from VCs and Entrepreneurs?

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Many people don’t realize that the majority of the monetization of the Internet originated in Los Angeles but was perfected in Silicon Valley.

Troubled media sharing startup Color Labs said to be acquired by Apple

The Next Web

Pham left the startup in June 2011 over unknown reasons and went to work at Los Angeles incubator Science. Yes, we know, it seems crazy.

The Year of Startups Everywhere

Feld Thoughts

As a bonus, I’ve been hearing Amazon referred to regularly by mainstream media (and some people in the tech world) as a Silicon Valley company.

How to Avoid Being Disrupted as a VC

Both Sides of the Table

Upfront: “Direct, Approachable, Early-Stage, WYSIWYG & Unmistakenly Los Angeles” (Upfront is also a term from the media sector).

1.5 Years Of AngelList: 8000 Intros, 400 Investments And That’s Just The Data We Can Tell You About

Venture Hacks

VC’s and angels have invested in startups like Uber , Getaround , Storenvy , Wanderfly , Yipit , and 200 others. After 1.5

Launchpad LA Receives VC Funding: $50,000 Per Startup

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Launchpad LA today announces it will accept applications for its third class of Los Angeles-based tech startups. History. For the past 2.5

Scaling Techstars Horizontally

Feld Thoughts

Techstars Healthcare, in partnership with Cedars-Sinai (Los Angeles). Virgin Media Accelerator (London). There are two common ways to scale a system – horizontally or vertically. If you are a software engineer, you probably get this instinctively. These two concepts are not mutually exclusive. Techstars Mobility (Detroit).

About this Blog


skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Saturday, February 17, 2007 About this Blog Ive been thinking about doing a blog with my thoughts on technology and whats happening in the Los Angeles area technology scene for a while, but it was Ben Kuos recent start of a blog that inspired me to actually go ahead and do it. Thanks Ben.

The Most Misunderstood Facts About Building a Business on YouTube

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Content is a “hits driven business” and therefore you can only invest in platforms not media. That is YouTube today. post-script.

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Here are The Missing Positives of This Election

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I say emotional because it touched me that a senior media executive would put his life on hold to literally walk and knock on doors. Indeed.

Resignation Media Moves to Austin and Plans to Hire 40


Resignation Media, which runs, announced its moving its corporate headquarters to Austin from Los Angeles. Resignation Media plans to spend $8 million during the next five years to [.] The post Resignation Media Moves to Austin and Plans to Hire 40 appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Unexpected Collaborations: Refreshing Strategies That Build Brand Awareness

Up and Running

Fashion collided beautifully with art when Los Angeles-based MOCA (The Museum of Contemporary Art) and Levi’s collaborated.

5 Winning Strategies for Millennial Marketing

Duct Tape Marketing

Take the example of Los Angeles-based furniture retailer Apt2B. photo credit: shutterstock. Stay Mobile. First, think about the basics.

Top 25 SEO bloggers you should follow in 2016

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

If you like the list feel free to share it on social media. Looking for some SEO tips or want to hire someone to improve your website's SEO?

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Guy Kawasaki appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation

How to Change the World

Guy is a New York Times bestselling author of books such as The Art of the Start 2.0 , The Art of Social Media , Enchantment, and ten other books about change, innovation, marketing, and disruption. ” Guy holds an MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a BA from Stanford University. ” Press Release.

How Not to Get Lost in the Content Creation Wasteland

Duct Tape Marketing

Think of it like this: let’s say you live in Oklahoma City, and you plan to drive to Los Angeles, somewhere you’ve never been. It is.

The One Video Every Silicon Valley Investor Should Watch

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So he put up half the money to bring movie theaters to inner-city Los Angeles and showed that he could deliver profitable chains.

Why The Next Generation of Online Video Companies Will be Vertical

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Mitu Network is the largest digital media company for Latinos in the US and also targeting Mexico and South America. AOL and the like. Scripted.

Silicon Beach emerges as a tech hotbed

More than 500 tech start-ups have sprouted in sprawling Los Angeles and its environs, according to members of the L.A. USA TODAY. Mobile.

What Makes a Successful Startup Community? Is it Possible to Build One Where You Live?

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It also has a built-in advantage in telling the world how awesome it’s doing – it’s the center of the media world. Machinima.