Summary: Paul Kemp, host of The App Guy Podcast Creates Inspiring Founder Stories, Growth Hacking, Funding, Getting Beta Testers, Big Data, Lifestyle, Startups
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Josh Jacobs co-founder of Rhymeo says now is the time to quit my job and go full-time on my app
Philippe Desgranges Co-founder / CEO at Mana Cube. Here are some exciting quotes from our episode. "...then Apple pushed us Worldwide" and "I made a game for Facebook over the weekend which got millions of downloads"
Paul Kemp looks back on almost 450 episode of The App Guy Podcast to pick up on the big theme - Successful entrepreneurs solve a problem
Paul Martens is the founder of CORA. He is a pioneering design psychology consultant, writer, researcher, television commentator, and author of the bestseller "The Motivated Life". CORA is a free, lightning fast iOS app designed to get you through the daily grind of posting on multiple social networks. Hook up one or all of your favorite social network accounts and broadcast to them all at once.
Eduardo Sanchez is the CEO and Co-founder of Relevant Technology, Inc. RELEVANT is the mobile customer experience management (mCXM) platform that helps businesses retain and acquire new customers by providing an unparalleled mobile experience. They are developers of next-generation mobile presence elements – dynamic bi-directional digital cards – that are distributed via email, text messaging, or even short-range peer-to-peer connections (AirDrop/Bluetooth).
Mark Asquith is an Entrepreneur, speaker & host of the UK's #1 small business podcast, Excellence Expected. Excellence Expected is his way of sharing with you, actionable advice and inspirational initiatives borne from the trials and tests that he faces when running his businesses, along with how some of the most successful entrepreneurs deal with those same trials and tests.
Matthieu Rigolot is the CEO and co-founder of Hiboo, a instant messaging app allowing you to see what your friends are typing in realtime. Currently in private beta and going into public beta very soon. He leads the business development, product vision and strategic partnerships of Hiboo!
Robert Hartline is the CEO of CallProof. He is a shy timid guy who accidentally turned into a salesperson then business owner and now a founder of a tech start-up. Robert is a problem solver who looks to hack a problem via trial and error and sometimes implement technology as part of a solution. But he believes that you can get anywhere with great people in a team with common goals.
Bruno Leveque is the CEO and co-founder of PrestaShop Inc. He is a self-professed "Business-oriented Geek" and is also fascinated by Computer Science and Entrepreneurship. Bruno started developing games since he was 8 years old. He found PrestaShop Inc. in 2007 with a mission to provide world-class ecommerce software through open source innovation. Since day one, open source has been part of PrestaShop’s DNA.
Lex Deak is the founder and CEO of OFF3R. OFF3R is not a crowdfunding originator. OFF3R is an aggregator of publicly available information, you will need to register on each platform and agree to specific terms to access additional investment information. OFF3R is targeted towards investors who are sufficiently sophisticated and/or accredited and understand these risks and make their own investment decisions. Investing in early stage businesses involves risks, including illiquidity, lack of dividends, loss of investment and dilution, and it should be done only as part of a diversified portfolio.
Parviz Parvizi is the co-founder of Clammr. It's a social discovery app and platform for audio. We're doing for audio what twitter and instagram did for text and images. The beta version of this app has been released for the public as of summer 2015.
Estelle & Douglas Lloyd are the founders of Azoomee, a kids entertainment and learning service that gives access to the best videos, games, tutorials, learning and creative tools through a single destination online platform. It delivers tailored, age-appropriate material that changes and develops as the child grows. The company works with the best partners and engineers to create an environment which is ad-free and safe from the threats of the wider internet. Azoomee will be available on most devices in early 2016.
John Shumate is Chief Executive Officer of Venture First and has focused his career on working closely with venture-backed companies. He has worked with hundreds of early- and growth-stage companies across many industries, many of them dealing with highly-technical products or business models. He believes strongly in the use of carefully-applied rigor to rationalize financial models, business plans, valuations, and other quantification tools. He has over a decade of financial experience, including buy-side and sell-side mergers and acquisitions; debt and equity capital raises; strategic consulting; complex financial modeling; business plan development; equity and derivative valuation; and venture incubation.
Nicco Reggente is the founder and CEO of WoahStork. He is responsible for development of proprietary machine learning algorithms, management of technological development and legal teams, the procurement of investors, and the proliferation of the company brand.