The official announcement of my appointment as Managing Director of VentureSpur has been announced on the VentureSpur website, as well as in a press release (PDF) with all the details. Full text of the press release follows: New Oklahoma City Venture Accelerator Appoints Managing Director New director brings
I had the pleasure and honor of participating in Junior Achievement’s “JA in a Day” event as a member of The Entrepreneur’s Organization of Oklahoma. For this event, members of The Entrepreneur’s Organization of Oklahoma volunteered to go into an underpriviledged school and teach an
I recently joined the Board of Directors of my local state chapter of an international non-profit called the Entrepreneur’s Organization, or EO.
At the beginning of March 2011, the company that I run full-time, R7 Solutions, launched our new Web 2.0 mapping and workflow service: GeoIntelis.com! Here is the announcement blog post on the GeoIntelis.com website. Since then, we’ve announced a slew of new data packages for
Last month, Gale, a division of Cengage Learning, bought Questia Media, the company I co-founded in 1998. But why did they buy it? This article from Information Today seems to analyze it pretty well: Gale Reaches for More End Users With Questia Acquisition A salient
It was announced today that Gale (part of Cengage Learning) had acquired Questia Media. I co-founded Questia Media in 1998 with Troy Williams and Justus Baird. We started the company in a studio apartment on the south side of Houston, Texas. All three of us
5 Reasons your customers don’t listen to you | The Invisible Marketing Blog These are all right on target. I always read this stuff and think, “Geez, I need to edit my websites…” That’s a definite sign of a useful post.
I enjoyed judging the OpenBeta3 PitchCamp last Thursday with fellow judges Vance Lucas of InvoiceMore.com, Jim Rogers from i2E, Piyush Patel of P L Studios fame, and Shawn Roberts of Brown & Roberts . I have to admit that I was skeptical that participants who
Since we only had 15 minutes to do our educational presentation on Tuesday for participants in PitchCamp, prior to OpenBeta on Thursday, I decided to go a little lighter on my “Investment Criteria for Entrepreneurs” presentation… Without further ado, we present “The Top 10 Unspoken
Check it out: R7 Solutions is hiring a full-time ASP.Net / C# software developer in Oklahoma City. Application info here. Careers at R7 profile here. They’re also going to be posting other positions soon. Working with young, growing companies is exciting. Get your friends to