|Categories of interest|
|2001 Columbia Business School , MBA|
|2001 UC Berkeley, Haas Business School , MBA|
|2001 UC Davis , BA|
Former entrepreneur who now advises other entrepreneurs.
I'm out of a job...
Vator, Pandora, Box.net
The money and the work (my answer to both).
Everything takes longer than you think. A lot longer.
Solve a real problem that lots of people need solved. Don't raise more money than you really need. It's all about the talent you attract.
Advisor and commenter on emerging ventures, focused on digital media, e-commerce and mobile companies.
My transactional activities are performed as a partner with Ackrell Capital a boutique investment bank.
In addition to financial advisory, I have a research and consulting firm called STRATEGYfx. STRATEGYfx is the venue for my commentary and analysis on emerging businesses.
The primary syndication/publishing partners for this commentary are Vator.tv where I co-host a show and am a contributing editor and AlwaysOn where I'm also a contributing editor, selection committee member for their top 100 lists and a conference emcee.
I'm married to Bambi Francisco. We have four boys.