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This image of Thiago Silva posted by Paris Saint-Germain got Emirates over 100,000 impacts on social media.

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TOKYO -- Seas around the world are turning into jellyfish soup, as swarms of the creatures hit coastal areas, paralyzing power plants and undermining
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Do talk to Corp Dev
I've read Paul Graham's "essays" for years, and usually agree with him, but for some reason in the last month I've disagreed with two of them.   The most recent one he has titled " Don't Talk To Corp Dev " and although the title is slightly misleading, I th...
I've read Paul Graham's "essays" for years, and usually agree with him, but for some reason in the last month I've disagreed with two of them. The most recent one he has titled "Don't Talk To Corp Dev" and although the title is slightly misleading, I think it's silly and, well...wrong.
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We've been using Slack quite a bit for communication at Blinkfire Analytics, and I'm starting to learn what's effective and what's not. We're a pretty distributed team, and spend a bit of time visiting customers and partners. I sent this message to my team at Blinkfire Analytics (in Slack) ...
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One of the great things about being in the Foundry Group family again is the mailing list they provide for all their founders. It's such a great way to share ideas, and ask questions of other founders. And it's so simple. Today someone asked about 409a valuations at the seed level and my answer ...
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Or you can just work with the other 95% of engineers where they are
I recently read Paul Graham's post on immigration and the need to import the best engineers into the states.   I think it's absolutely true that immigration reform needs to happen and I have experienced how messed up the visa process is for immigrants in te...
I recently read Paul Graham's post on immigration and the need to import the best engineers into the states. I think it's absolutely true that immigration reform needs to happen and I have experienced how messed up the visa process is for immigrants in tech startups, but I also think the ...
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This image of Thiago Silva posted by Paris Saint-Germain got Emirates over 100,000 impacts on social media.

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I've read Paul Graham's "essays" for years, and usually agree with him, but for some reason in the last month I've disagreed with two of them. The most recent one he has titled "Don't Talk To Corp Dev" and although the title is slightly misleading, I think it's silly and, well...wrong.
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A few weeks ago, we introduced league search functionality to our site and now we’ve stepped it up a notch. We have incorporated analytics from every team into the pages. That means it's possible to access data for all the teams and players from a league.
Several weeks ago, we introduced league search functionality to our site. Well, now we’ve stepped it up a notch. Not only can you track every league’s growth on social channels, but we also incorporated analytics from every t...
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I think the key to using Slack is no DMs
We've been using Slack quite a bit for communication at Blinkfire Analytics, and I'm starting to learn what's effective and what's not.  We're a pretty distributed team, and spend a bit of time visiting customers and partners. I sent this message to my team...
We've been using Slack quite a bit for communication at Blinkfire Analytics, and I'm starting to learn what's effective and what's not. We're a pretty distributed team, and spend a bit of time visiting customers and partners. I sent this message to my team at Blinkfire Analytics (in Slack) ...
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If you are a startup and aren't using eShares, use eShares
One of the great things about being in the Foundry Group family again is the mailing list they provide for all their founders.  It's such a great way to share ideas, and ask questions of other founders.  And it's so simple. Today someone asked about 409a va...
One of the great things about being in the Foundry Group family again is the mailing list they provide for all their founders. It's such a great way to share ideas, and ask questions of other founders. And it's so simple. Today someone asked about 409a valuations at the seed level and my answer ...
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  • Google, Inc.
    Product Manager, 2007 - 2011
  • Andersen Consulting, Spyonit.com, 724 Solutions, FeedBurner, Google
  • FeedBurner
    Co-Founder and COO, 2004 - 2007
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Founder, Blinkfire Labs
  • Investor and Advisor to Avocado.io
  • Investor and Advisor to Groovebug
  • Investor and Advisor to Summify (acquired by Twitter 2012)

Google Product Manager
  • Mobile Display Ads - Rich Media
  • Social Syndication Monetization
  • Content Syndication Analytics

Co-founder FeedBurner
  • Negotiated sale of company to Google
  • Oversaw Global business development and publisher acquisition
  • Recruited team and ran company operations
724 Solutions, Inc.
  • VP Product and Engineering, wireless messaging products
Co-founder Spyonit.com, Inc.
  • Negotiated sale of company to 724 Solutions, Inc
  • COO and Technical Marketing

Accenture until manager
  • Next generation systems for the Telecom industry (Project Eagle)





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  • Hard Knocks
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Steve Olechowski. We need a montage, even Rocky had a montage. Co-founder of FeedBurner, former Mobile Ads PM at Google. Currently: Founder