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Startup CTO Salary and Equity Data

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The data is a bit tough to deal with via a post, so I've shared it two ways: You can find a PDF with some analysis at: CTO Equity Compensation PDF.

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Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies

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Southern California is often criticized for having too many startups which only revolve around brand, celebrity, ecommerce, and. Factual.

CTO Equity and Compensation at Venture Backed Companies

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The data is a bit tough to deal with via a post, so I've shared it two ways: You can find a PDF with some analysis at: CTO Equity Compensation PDF.

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Moving Analytics | Sitting Kills, Moving Heals

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SoCal startup Moving Analytics is tackling this global problem. So should we be standing up right now? there are so many!

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Los Angeles Startup Community

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So, I promised I would create this post to help point them in the right direction. I'd also recommend you subscribe to So Cal Tech Central. I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community. As is usual, I couldn't remember where I had seen those posts.

Los Angeles Startup Community

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So, I promised I would create this post to help point them in the right direction. I'd also recommend you subscribe to So Cal Tech Central. I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community. As is usual, I couldn't remember where I had seen those posts.

Networking Events in Los Angeles and Southern California

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He talks about a bunch of the different networking events that occur in Los Angeles and other parts of Southern California. And here's where you can find more events: SoCalTech Calendar – A great aggregation of events around Southern California that has been pulled together for years by Ben Kuo. Great post by John Shiple.

How Chinese Startup Tradesparq Is Looking To Grow In SoCal

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Tell us about your plans to open up your operations here in Southern California? The cost of business is not so bad. Thanks!

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Embodied Gets Funding From Intel For Personal Robots

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Embodied was co-founded by Paolo Pirjanian, the former CTO of iRobot and Professor Maja Mataric, a researcher in robotics and neuroscience at the University of Southern California. Pasadena-based Embodied , a new startup developer "affordable personal robots", has raised funding from Intel Capital. READ MORE>>.

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Startup Development

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I’ve come to realize that I have lots of posts around startup software development scattered around in different posts. Thought it would be good to capture them in one spot and also include links to related posts from other sources. How to Work With a Contract Web Developer How To Bootstrap Your Startup

Miigle Revisited | A SoCal Startup With a Global Mission

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So, essentially Miigle matches interests and skillsets. So, we are presenting an alternative solution. You can also foster it.

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Technology Jobs in Southern California – a Rebound?

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This is purely anecdotal, but it seems like a lot of companies are hiring technology talent here in Southern California. I’ll be curious to see if that bears up at our Los Angeles CTO Forum meeting tomorrow. I’ve recently seen several tweets from software development companies looking for talent.

Startup CTO Top 30 Posts for April

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Some great posts from April 2010 that talk to me in terms of being a CTO at a Startup. Redeye VC , April 13, 2010 Startup Development - SoCal CTO , April 23, 2010 Want to Know the Difference Between a CTO and a VP Engineering? Ben Casnocha: The Blog , April 15, 2010 Everyone I spoke with loved the idea. Never.

TiE Southern California's May Event.

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Wednesday, May 12, 2010 -- TiE Southern California's May Event. Speakers include: Mr. Uday Kumar - Head, US Ops at Reliance MediaWorks; Mr. Basu Ghosh - CEO, Omnikron and CEO Basu's HomeStyle; Nick Wilson - CTO, Break.com; Jon Ham - CEO, Fitness on the Run. See https://www.123signup.com/servlet/SignUpMember?PG=1521728182300andP=1521728191150788000andInfo.

Seven Great Startup CTO Posts so far in May

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Continuing my series of posts that I’ve been collecting that live at the intersection of Startups, Startup Development and being a Startup CTO. Here are a couple of the other collections: 16 Great Startup Posts from March , Startup CTO Top 30 Posts for April. Thanks Steve! SaaS Conversion: Which metrics matter?

TiE SoCal

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Wednesday, February 24, 2010 -- TiE SoCal. Join TiE Southern California as we shift locations to serve the entrepreneurs of the San Fernando Valley, at the Warner Center Marriott. Dr. Sandeep Gulati will be the featured keynote speaker, who is the Co-Founder and CTO of ViaLogy, founded in 1999 as a spin-off of NASA.

Announcing The socalTECH 50, 2015 Edition

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Who are the top 50 people to watch in Southern California? Another note: for some nominees, our nominating committee was unable to separate closely tied founders of startups, and so we've listed those founders together for convenience. Joe Devon , CTO Mixers. Where did these names come from? Kevin Anderson , Appetize.

Gradient X Snags Exec From OpenX

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He was at Overture before it was acquired by Yahoo. READ MORE>>. gradient openx executive advertising bidding mobile marketing

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Stanford Podcasts - eHarmony - Greg Waldorf

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Tuesday, February 27, 2007 Stanford Podcasts - eHarmony - Greg Waldorf I was just pointed to a set of great podcasts done by Stanford B-School and particularly, I just listed to the podcast by eHarmonys Greg Waldorf. He has twenty years’ experience as a CTO. and Ph.D.

Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Saturday, February 17, 2007 Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles? Im part of a CTO group that meets once a month to discuss various topics. He has twenty years’ experience as a CTO. He has been the CTO for several start-ups, most notably eHarmony. and Ph.D.

StartupRoar Adds Personalized Subscriptions

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Aggregage , the platform that powers StartupRoar has added a powerful personalization engine. Now with personalization it's even better.

Eight Repeat Entrepreneurs To Watch In SoCal

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Mahalo / Jason Calacanis - Calacanis, often known better in Silicon Valley than Southern California, had his last success in Weblogs, Inc.,

Top 120 Startup Posts for 2010

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If you think so, please let me know what they are Some really great stuff in 2010 that aims to help startups around product, technology, business models, etc. 500 Hats , February 1, 2010 When to Use Facebook Connect – Twitter Oauth – Google Friend Connect for Authentication? First Principles.

Silicon Beach Fest | Panels, Hackathons, and Much More!

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Ken Chung, Viddy , CTO. Darren Rush, Pose , CTO. Silicon Beach Fest will bring together the best in tech in southern california.

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How Kaleo Is Tackling Enterprise Knowledge Sharing

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Subsequently, I built another, similar company, which I sold to Sun Microsystems, and then started a B2B, online exchange with my current CTO, and sold that to IFILM, which was subsequently acquired by Viacom. Our seed investors were all, Southern California based investors. What is Kaleo? How did the company start? READ MORE>>.

Reflections on 2016: Kevin Winston, Digital LA

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This holiday season, we are again sharing the reflections on 2016 from Southern California's technology ecosystem. When we first started in 2012, panel programming focused on how to fund your startup, find a CTO, etc. You'll be able to see all the many 2016 reflections here as they are posted. READ MORE>>.

Finding a Technical Cofounder for Your Startup

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Where to Search for the Technical Cofounder So where might you run into the right person? Here's an example of that kind of email.

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How to Hunt Programmers for Your Startup - A Field Guide

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So, please take this in the spirit intended. Ask a few CTO type people. Or ask me Free Startup CTO Consulting Sessions. Game over.

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Interview with Bong Koh, LifeCrowd

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Earlier this month, Los Angeles-based LifeCrowd (www.lifecrowd.com) unveiled its service to help connect people with real life activities. READ MORE>>.

Reflections on 2016: Michael Root, DogVacay

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This holiday season, we are again sharing the reflections on 2016 from Southern California's technology ecosystem. Today's contribution is from Michael Root , the new CTO of DogVacay (www.dogvacay.com)--but longtime Los Angeles tech vet, having most recently been at Riot Games. You can see all of our holiday reflections here.

How Mobile Is Changing Oversee's Business, With Debra Domeyer

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Debra Domeyer: I've got a good CTO, who knows the industry well, and is well networked. So, we haven't had that much trouble. Thanks!

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Map of VC Investments

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Friday, March 9, 2007 Map of VC Investments Found this Map of 2006 VC Investments post.

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How to Hunt Programmers for Your Startup - A Field Guide

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So, please take this in the spirit intended. Ask a few CTO type people. Or ask me Free Startup CTO Consulting Sessions. Game over.

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Los Angeles Web Developer

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But I digress… So the first challenge was weeding out the designers from the long list of Los Angeles Web Developers. So my flip suggestion was actually not all that helpful. There certainly are a lot of Networking Events in Los Angeles and Southern California that you can use. And he’s right there’s a big difference.

Interview with Steve Jillings, TeleSign

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How have you managed to get so many of them to use your services? If they like and trust you, it makes things so much easier.

Kareo: Bringing The Power Of the Cloud to Small Medical Practices

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I founded that with the former CTO of my first company, Kevin Smilak, who now works at Google. So, we got to know the healthcare industry.

CoFoundersLab Matches Entrepreneurs Scientifically

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Kaviani and his team will be in Southern California quarterly to teach at Cross Campus and to hold local CoFoundersLab Meetups. The D.C.-based

Realistic Entrprenuers Guide to Venture Capital

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He has twenty years’ experience as a CTO. He has been the CTO for several start-ups, most notably eHarmony. Dr. Karrer was valedictorian at Loyola Marymount University, attended the University of Southern California as a Tau Beta Pi fellow, one of the top 30 engineers in the nation, and received a M.S. and Ph.D.

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Interview with Navid Nobakht, Recmnd.Me

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Describe what Recmnd.me is all about? Navid Nobakht: We are building an online recommendation system that focuses on social recruiting. Thanks!

Ryan Blair, HashtagOne: From Gang Member, To Entrepreneur, To Anti-VC

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We've made some investments here and there, and are now building a team, and making a lot of investments in SoCal tech companies. So, now, as a VC, I swore I'd never treat entrepreneurs like those VCs treated me. We hired the ex-CTO of Sears, and other senior executives out of Disney in software. So where is the fund now?

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