I talked about my recent investment* in Encantos on TWiStartups (episode 892), but I want to dive a little deeper into the digital media and consumer products opportunity and why I invested in a media company for kids.
Photo credit: WanderingtheWorld www.LostManProject.com (Flickr) As soon as PR and marketing folk hear about a major storm or act of nature that will inundate the news cycle for days if not weeks, we start thinking of ways that our brands can ride that wave of coverage with PR campaigns of our own. In 2010, Lonely […]
I live in a small San Francisco studio, which based on my apartment-lusting seems to be double the size of a NYC studio and about half the size of a studio anywhere else in the US. I am also an unapologetic cosmetics whore. I’ve got the biggest collection of lotions, potions, eyeshadows, lip glosses, and […]
I just got back from the Black Founders ‘Ideas are Worthless’ conference in Atlanta. This is the second IAW conference we’ve done (the first was in NYC) where we spent the day talking to startup entrepreneurs on how to move from idea to execution. I moderated a panel on Customer Development with entrepreneurs Vince Baskerville […]
Short answer: downloads will still go up. Last week, Speak Chic was featured as the “App of the Week” on Sunrise on Channel 7. Sunrise is known as “Australia’s number one breakfast show” and the piece ran during Mercedes-Benz Australian Fashion Week. This was also the first piece of live TV for the app, […]