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COVID has forced many companies to focus much more on digital output. How can a company assess and design a roadmap to pivot effectively? Jon Jones is the CEO of Anthroware and his company has been answering this question for over 7 years. He’ll help us explore these answers and also some questions that he asks to hone the profitability and viability of projects in general. Topic: Digital Pivoting - Jon Jones and Todd King Time: Sep 9, 2020…Find out more »
Most investment pitches center around two things – the idea and the management team. While great ideas usually garner the majority of the attention, attracting top talent is just as important. David Taylor of Taylor Foley LLC will walk us through the benefits of ISOs – from attracting top talent to asset protection. We’ll talk through how to use these strategies as a tool that maximizes the costs involved to help a company soar. Topic: Incentive Stock Options with David…Find out more »
One of the main results of the pandemic has been the acceleration of the delivery of everything – from food to tires. How can someone participate in this accelerating trend? Mike McDaniel will speak about Sealy’s bread and butter – e-commerce warehouses. Mike will talk about pinpointing investment opportunities, growth expectations and ways to participate. This is an opportunity to learn from a company that has been at this for 72 years without ever missing a distribution. Topic: Industrial Real Estate…Find out more »
PureSkill.gg is an automated, AI-powered video game coach. It analyzes your gameplay and tells you what you're doing wrong and how to fix it. This month, they launched in "early access" and their users have uploaded thousands of matches already.Find out more »
Social Media, Politics, and the Election: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
More than half of adults in the U.S. receive news from social media, and that means that social networks play an outsized role in politics. By looking at how media content is being consumed on social, you can draw important conclusions about the election, and more broadly about consumer attention.
Jason Rosenblum has been an Intellectual Property Attorney for over a decade working with companies of all sizes. He’ll walk us through the basics of intellectual property law, the difference between things like patent vs. copyright vs. trademark, and the different levels of protection. Everything has a price and a timeline. Understanding these basics can help protect your investment and your pocketbook. Topic: Intellectual Property Law with Jason Rosenblum Time: Nov 12, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and…Find out more »
The movement of businesses and individuals to a virtual workplace has brought up the question of security. How can we ensure that our networks are “secure?” What does that truly mean. Megan Stifel is the President and CEO of the Global Cyber Alliance and has designed a roadmap that can ensure good “cyber hygiene” regardless of size. From individuals to companies, Megan has a roadmap to keep information and workplaces safe. Topic: Tech Security with Megan Stifel Time:…Find out more »
Join us on the afternoon of December 15 for our quarterly blood drive at Office Evolution Mount Pleasant! Every donation saves up to 3 lives and you'll get COVID19 antibody testing! Make your appointment here: https://donate.thebloodconnection.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/158257Find out more »
Apply to RevTech Labs Class 14 Accelerator Program. We're looking for post-revenue, post-growth fintech and insurtech startups from across the U.S. that are looking to rapidly grow and scale in 2021. We offer all our Founders access to a robust, executive mentor network, access to over 200 Venture Capital firms, an advisory board to help support each companies specific needs and goals, and capital infusion.Find out more »
Join Erik Flegal, Managing Partner at Family Fortune Financial LLC, and Ben Jacobson, Managing Director at IDX, for a discussion on how to gain intelligent exposure to Bitcoin. This isn’t a Bitcoin 101 discussion (Erik is happy to talk through the basics); rather, it’s a discussion on how to participate in the upside while seeking to limit downside risk and volatility. We’ll talk through the various ways to invest in Bitcoin, costs and relative performance of each style. Topic: Intelligent…Find out more »