Category Archives: Internet

Internet, Advertising, Lead-gen

Google Shoots Local Business – Lost Their Head?

Getting a haircut the other day at my neighborhood barber, I nearly fell off the chair when she said a man from Google had stopped by and photographed her small shop – inside and out.¬† Actually she said something like, … Continue reading

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Run a Startup on Google Apps?

In my quest to become less dependent on PC-based programs (that’s you, Microsoft Office and Outlook) and to become more web and “cloud” centric, I have experimented with running a couple startups on the Google Apps platform. It is both … Continue reading

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Back in the (Blog) Saddle Again

Should I be embarrassed not to have posted a blog entry since February 2008? Maybe not so much, according to a recent article I read in the NY Times, “Blogs Falling in an Empty Forest.” It’s certainly not uncommon, apparently, … Continue reading

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Nami Media Entrepreneurship Award and Interview on socalTECH

A few days ago, we learned that Nami Media had been selected as a Finalist for the PricewaterhouseCoopers Entretech Entrepreneursip Award 2008. Only three finalists made our category of emerging companies with annual revenues of $1-$8 million, and after attending … Continue reading

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Solving the Writers Guild Strike?

That title is definitely presumptuous, but the panel presentation I participated in today was meant to help inform members of the WGA about the Internet advertising industry and to discuss how writers might be able to exploit their creative skills … Continue reading

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