The Most Important Book I Read This Summer
Both Sides of the Table
AUGUST 14, 2016
also listened to the book on tape, “Shoe Dog,” the memoir by Phil Knight about the founding and evolution of Nike. He is shot and killed.
One Book Every Entrepreneur Should Own
Both Sides of the Table
JANUARY 20, 2013
Brad Feld seems to write books faster than I can read and write about them. Why do I think this is a “must own” book? Really.
Overnight Raises $2.5M For Booking Last Minute Rooms
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Los Angeles-based Overnight , a brand new travel booking app startup which aims to connect last minute travelers with local hosts, has raised $2.5M in a seed funding, the company is announcing this morning. overnight venture capital booking rooms travel travelerOvernight was founded by Asher Hunt, Artia Moghbel, and Ethan Kravitz.
goFlow Launches Outdoor Sports Booking In LA
JULY 6, 2016
Venice, California-based goFlow has launched a new, app-driven service to help users book trainers and professionals in the areas of surfing, wake boarding, paddle boarding and skateboarding. goflow outdoor sports booking trainning surfing skateboarding mobile crowdsourcingREAD MORE>>.
Personal Experience Inspired New Sharing Economy Book “It’s a Sharable Life”
Tech Zulu Event
JULY 19, 2015
It is hard to read the pages of this book and not feel inspired to do a little sharing economy experimenting. She was hooked.
From Startup Newsletter To Best Selling Book: How This Entrepreneur Pulled It Off
JUNE 3, 2013
Saying, ''Hey, we want to pay you to write a book.’ So Kyle and I sat down for about 30 seconds and said, ''Do we want to do this? The media.
Your Little Black Book | Mobile App
Tech Zulu Event
MARCH 2, 2012
mean it’s tough to carry a black leather book in todays “fashionable” tight jeans. So good news there is an app out there! Meet
Why Finance Should Take a Page Out of the Credit Card Industry’s Book
JULY 1, 2016
federal and financial regulators recently advised banks nationwide to assess the strength of their safeguards against cyber fraud. The warning comes after a string of cyber heists and attempted heists against banks around the world, including the $81 million theft from the Bangladesh central bank. said, “No,” and they shut down my card immediately.
Observations on Women in Business Gained from Conferences, Books, Interviews and More
Tech Zulu Event
JUNE 3, 2015
The post Observations on Women in Business Gained from Conferences, Books, Interviews and More appeared first on TechZulu. But I digress.
Toronto Based Start Up Readitfor.me | Reads Books for You
Tech Zulu Event
MARCH 10, 2012
In most offices there would be a shelf of business books. The video was meant to be an engaging 10 minute video to summarize a valuable book.
VolJet: Creating An Online Booking System For Private Jet Charters
DECEMBER 7, 2015
Susan Sloan: It's very similar to a commercial, online booking system, like Expedia.com. What areas can people book flights to? Thanks!
TrueCar Adds Black Book Used Car Values
MAY 9, 2011
Santa Monica-based TrueCar , the automotive pricing website headed by Scott Painter, has added "Black Book" used car values to the site. Black Book is one of a number of competing sources for used car valuation, and competes against Kelley Blue Book and NADA. truecar black book automotive pricing prices used vehicle
LeisureLink Picks Up $17M More For Vacation Rental Booking
JANUARY 19, 2016
LeisureLink which provides booking and distribution software for the vacation rental industry, announced today that it has raised $17M in a funding round. leisurelink venture capital vacation booking rental rentals investmentThe funding came from Clearstone Ventures, Kinderhook Industries, and Escalate Capital Partners. READ MORE>>.
Kelley Blue Book In Chinese Joint Venture
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
Irvine-based Kelley Blue Book has inked a partnership to expand its Internet content into China, the company said this week. Kelley Blue Book said it entered into a joint venture with Bitauto Holdings Limited and the China Automobile Dealers Association (CADA). kelley blue book china joint venture bitauto READ MORE>>.
Kelley Blue Book Battles Online Scammers
SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
Irvine-based Kelley Blue Book warns that scammers have been using a fake, Kelley Blue Book website is being used as part of a car buying scam, where scammers convince unsuspecting buyers to buy via a non-existent, escrow-based guaranteed buyer protection program from Kelley Blue Book. The firm does not offer such a service.
JibJab Launches Kids Books Line
SEPTEMBER 1, 2011
will allow parents to create a book with their child's face, name, gender, and skin color as part of an animated story. READ MORE>>.
Eventup Launches Venue Booking Site, Backed by Science, Inc.
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
digital studio", launched today, saying that it will help people find and book venues for their parties, weddings, and more. The service makes it easier for people to both book and offer up their own homes for parties, weddings, birthdays, and more. Los Angeles-based Eventup , a new startup backed by Mike Jones Science, Inc.
XCOR Books Flights For AXE
JANUARY 16, 2013
Financial impact of the win was not announced. READ MORE>>. space contest unilever advertising spaceflight aerospace xcor
Mindbody Links With Zenrez For Last Minute Booking
JULY 15, 2016
San Luis Obispo-based MINDBODY has linked up a new startup, ZenRez , offering up last minute booking for yoga and fitness classes, ZenRez said on Thursday afternoon. MINDBODY's software is widely used by yoga studios and fitness operators, as well as individual instructors, for managing scheduling and booking. READ MORE
Goodreads Catalogs 300 Million Books
MAY 9, 2012
Los Angeles-based book social networking and sharing site Goodreads , which is headed by Otis Chandler, reported today that it has cataloged its 300 millionth book on the site, as usage of the site continues to grow. goodreads book social networking community reader reviewsREAD MORE>>.
SGN Teams With Fox Digital Entertainment | The Book of Life: Sugar Smash
Tech Zulu Event
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Social Gaming Network ( SGN ) and Fox Digital Entertainment teamed up for the recent release of a new game called The Book of Life: Sugar Smash.
Kelley Blue Book Launches New State-by-State Used Car Info
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
Irvine-based Kelley Blue Book , the provider of used car pricing information, said today that it has launched a new effort to provide more granular used car values, with the launch of pricing specific to 51 regions in the U.S. pricing used purchase auto automotive book blue kelleyREAD MORE>>.
Flywheel Targets LA Airport Rides With Advance Booking
AUGUST 19, 2014
Flywheel , the venture backed startup offering up an Uber-like experience for users--except via licensed taxi and transportation services--is rolling out advanced booking to Los Angeles users this week. According to Flywheel, the new service lets customers pre-book a ride to the airport, via either its iOS or Android apps. READ MORE>>.
MINDBODY Signs Customers For Booking Technology
AUGUST 17, 2010
Financial details of the wins were not disclosed. MINDBODY is venture backed by Frontera Capital, the Pasadena Angels, and the Tech Coast Angels.
Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World Release Party & Book Signing [ LOS ANGELES ]
AUGUST 5, 2016
There will be a panel discussion featuring several contributors to the book, and Q&A starting at 5:30 followed by a reception. Join for the unveiling of an exciting new addition to the field of architecture and technology: Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World, on Saturday, August 13 at 5:00 PM at the Neutra VDL house.
ReachLocal Partners With Yelp To Provide Home Service Bookings
AUGUST 6, 2013
According to the two, the deal calls for users of ReachLocal''s online booking and buying system, ReachCommerce, to automatically include integrated booking in their Yelp profiles. The move lets users who find businesses within Yelp directly book appointments with those businesses from within that company''s Yelp profile.
A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson’s Venture Deals
NOVEMBER 3, 2011
Examples – The book is filled with text excerpted from actual funding documents, rather than the generic templates usually found in academic textbooks.
Kelley Blue Book Adds Motorcycle History Reports
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Irvine-based Kelley Blue Book , the provider of new and used car information, said today that it has added motorcycle history reports to its website. kelley blue book motorcycle history automotive information cyclechexFinancial details of the partnership were not disclosed. The firms said the reports will cost $24.95 READ MORE>>.
RRKidz Gets Funding, Plans Children's Mobile Book Service
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
The company said that it will be offering up a free app on iPad and select Android devices to offer "hundreds of books" via subscription to parents.
WanderWe Adds All-In-One Booking Feature For Travel Site
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
WanderWe.com , the online vacation booking service recently launched by Oversee.net, said Friday that it has launched a new, all-in-one booking service for short, weekend getaways. The company said the new feature combines all hotel, activities, and tours in a single booking package. READ MORE>>.
A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Guy Kawasaki’s Enchantment
APRIL 25, 2011
As I noted in Why Most Business Books (Still) Suck , I am generally not a fan of business books. Book Entrepreneur The Fringe
HouseCall Gets $6M For Mobile Services Booking Software
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
San Diego-based HouseCall , which develops mobile software to let consumers book home services appointments, along with offering up home services contractors with scheduling and related tools, has raised $6M in a funding round. housecall mobile services booking smartphone android iphone venture capital investmentREAD MORE>>.
WanderWe Aims To Connect You With Weekend Getaways, Trips
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
WanderWe , a new, online travel site from Los Angeles-based Oversee.net, said today that it has launched, to help travelers find and book short trips, within a 500 mile radius of home. wanderwe travel booking destination startup launch getaway Looking for a weekend getaway? WanderWe''s General Manager and VP is Raj Beri. READ MORE>>.
Lifecrowd, EventUp Team Up
MAY 24, 2012
lifecrowd eventup event reservation marketplace muckerlab science social discovery activity bookingtechnology studio. READ MORE>>.
LeisureLink Acquired By VacationRoost
MARCH 10, 2014
Pasadena-based LeisureLink , the developer of travel booking software for the vacation rental market, has been acquired by VacationRoost , which operates an online vacation rental marketplace. software engine booking marketplace rental vacation vacationroost acquisition merger leisurelink Financial terms of the buy were not announced.
Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World Release Party and Book Signing
SoCal Tech Calendar
AUGUST 9, 2016
Saturday, August 13, 2016 -- Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World Release Party and Book Signing. Fox will sign his new book Interactive Architecture. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/interactive-architecture-adaptive-world-release-party-book-signing-tickets-26597580078. Open to the public.
EventUp Hits Eight Locations, Plans Further Expansion
JANUARY 29, 2013
EventUp , the online marketplace which helps people find and book unique venues for their events, has now expanded into eight markets, after recently adding Washington, D.C., to its list of cities. eventup online marketplace venue event growth startup scienceinc science bookingHeaded by Tony Adam and backed by Science, Inc.,
Kelley Blue Book Debuts New Car Pricing Tool
OCTOBER 15, 2013
Irvine-based automtive information provider Kelly Blue Book announced a new product today, a new car pricing tool it is calling the Kelley Blue Book Price Advisor. kelley blue book pricing tool advisor automotive leads dealership READ MORE>>.
Buy The CEOFlow Book
SEPTEMBER 2, 2010
Now you can buy the book! Want the peace of mind and freedom that comes with knowing you have all the support you need from your own people?
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FEBRUARY 1, 2010
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