Industry Innovators Speaking at 2nd Annual Cloud Analytics Summit, in NYC on May 2

written by bethburgee on February 28, 2013 in Cloud with no comments

Guest Post by Jeff Kaplan of THINKstrategies THINKstrategies, Cloud Computing Showplace and Rising Tide Media will host the 2nd Annual Cloud Analytics Summit, Thursday, May 2 at the Apella Conference Center in New York City. The Cloud Analytics Summit is Read the Rest…


New Year, New Tech! with Tethras, IQ Engines, Capy, HeardAbout, RAVN, & more!

written by Clare Ryan on January 13, 2012 in Partner Events with no comments

Yet another great event coming to the Bay Area. If you’re in San Francisco and are looking for a great place to mingle and meet industry insiders, you need to know about SFNEWTECH events. We’ve also secured a special discount Read the Rest…


Xconomy Xchange: The 100-Year Company—An Evening with Evernote, Morgenthaler, and Sequoia

written by Clare Ryan on January 13, 2012 in Partner Events with no comments

Looking for another great event in the Valley?  We’ve secured a special discount code for our readers for Xconomy’s upcoming event, “Xconomy Xchange: The 100-Year Company“.  Just enter the discount code “Deal” when registering for $55 off your ticket price. Read the Rest…


DealmakerLA is this week! Investor Outlook 2012

written by Clare Ryan on December 1, 2011 in Funding with no comments

Tuesday December 06, 2011 6:00pm – 9:00pm $35 Tickets HERE. INVESTOR OUTLOOK 2012 – Will investors continue to spend like drunken sailors? 2011 will be remembered as the year that IPOs were resurrected, Obama and Zuckerberg became BFFs, accelerators opened up Read the Rest…


What You Need to Know About Getting Acquired: M&A Tales from Both Sides of the Term Sheet

written by Clare Ryan on February 15, 2011 in Strategy Series with 2 comments

Join us for: Tuesday March 22, 2011, 6:00pm – 9:00pm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP 11355 W. Olympic Blvd. – 10th Floor Los Angeles CA 90064 What You Need to Know About Getting Acquired: M&A Tales from Both Sides of the Read the Rest…


Digital Family Reunion. We'll see you there!

written by Clare Ryan on November 30, 2010 in Partner Events with no comments

We are pleased to be partnering with our friend Kurt Daradics to present Digital Family Reunion. Come and meet us there next week in Santa Monica, Ca.  It’s sure to be a fantastic event! Digital Family Reunion ’10 Holiday Party Read the Rest…


SaaS Tips: How to Measure Your On-Demand Sales Success

written by admin on February 1, 2010 in Strategy Series with no comments

How to Measure Your On-Demand Sales Success Thursday, February 18, 2010 | 6:30PM -8:30PM Trident Capital | 505 Hamilton Ave (Suite 200), Palo Alto REGISTER! The myth that SaaS sales drive themselves, and startups don’t need to pour resources into Read the Rest…


Join Us at Digital Family Summit – SoCal's Social Rockstars Unite!

written by admin on September 21, 2009 in Social Media and Startup News with no comments

Kurt Daradics is a good friend of ours here at Dealmaker Media – and he’s certainly one of the best champions of the LA tech startup and social media scene. Waaayyyy back in the early part of this year he Read the Rest…


State of the "Angel" Nation: Seed Fund Investing in 2009-10

written by admin on September 3, 2009 in Funding and Startup News and Strategy Series with one Comment

On Tuesday night three of the most prominent angel and seed-stage investors gathered in a boardroom errr, make shift living room, in San Francisco to discuss the state of angel investing today, from recent deals to what it’ll take to Read the Rest…


Real Revenue: How to Pay the Bills with Dollars, Not Just Users

written by admin on June 19, 2009 in Strategy Series with one Comment

Today, driving short-term revenue is the only thing on a startup’s mind. Since the economy dove into the dumps, the Silicon Valley fairytale of huge valuations for startups that acquired users by giving everything away for free (thinking advertising was Read the Rest…