Leon Gomez
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Leon Gomez

Our goals at MyCircles are not modest and some may call us nuts, but we intend to become the premiere online and mobile destination for social networking, online dating and professional networking.

Personal blog: www.mycircles.com
www.mycirclespro.com
www.datingcircles.com
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Member since April 12, 2008
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MyCircles.com will start beta testing during November 2011 and anticipate launching before the end of 2011. Date TBA It will have taken about 8 years for this dream to become a reality, but every sacrifice has been worth it. Quote_down
About Leon
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Education
1989 University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fl Public Relations
1987 University of Dayton, Dayton, Oh. Communications

I am a(n):

Entrepreneur

Companies I've founded or co-founded:
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If you are an entrepreneur, why?

I'm bursting with ideas!

My favorite startups:

MyCircles.com

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?

Frustrating to know there will always be doubters and people rooting against you.

Most rewarding is to prove naysayers wrong as you see your baby grow and prosper

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?

- not thinking through idea and developing it into a real business
- giving up too soon if they have a good idea

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?

Never give up!
Be able to adapt
Constantly look to improve yourself, your ideas and be open to new ones

Full bio

Online professional since early 2000, been through various start-ups including GraciasDoctor.com and Ad Pepper Media. Withstood and flourished during the the online collapse of 2002.

Helped found Media 8, a multi-ethnic interactive agency in Miami, Fl. Handled direct major clients including BellSouth, Suzuki Automobiles, AutoByTel, Lane Bryant, StockGroup, others.

Built, launched and have grown MyCircles.com privately.

As a series of targeted social networks for consumers in all stages of their lives with a business model that is structured to make money $$$ and be profitale!!! WOW! what a concept...

We are currently looking to work with partners that can provide us relevant content, increased exposure, services that benefit our members and increase our registrations.

We are also positioned to work with limited investment partners in the form of angel investors, accredited investors and VC's.

Specialties:

Proficient online marketer and business development professional enjoys the challenges of negotiating and closing business transactions. Also direct a team of  programmers and designers to build custom platforms, e-commerce and basic web design.

Expert marketer to ethnic groups and other targeted groups that have an affinity that advertisers look for to promote new launches and other highly targeted campaigns.