Join us for our panel featuring startup CEOs and digital leaders in the OC. We'll discuss how these companies got started, get entrepreneur tips, and advice on doing digital. We'll get a post-CES wrap up from some speakers who had booths on the CES show floor. And we'll discuss social media success strategies for building your brand or startup.
Scheduled speakers so far:
Patrick O'Neil, Olloclip, CEO
Olloclip is a quick-connect lens for the iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and iPod touch that includes fisheye, wide-angle and macro lenses in one. Used Kickstarter to raise funds, exceeding its target of $15K by raising $70K in a month. Featured in Wired, OC Register, LA Times, Engadget, USA Today, and sold on Amazon, etc. Olloclip was just at CES with a show floor booth in north hall. @Olloclip
Lisa Caprelli, Radio Talk Show Host, Business Promoter
The Business Experience Show is a live radio broadcast that features business owners and entrepreneurs describing successes and challenges of owning and operating a business. Online content including ITunes, podcasts, optimized Youtube videos. @BusinessExpShow
Jason Jung, Nanoogo, CEO
Nanoogo is a social site for kids' creativity, talents, and inventions that connects your child's talents with someone else's. Nanoogo is part of the K5 accelerator in OC.
Joel Tanner, GigaSavvy. Principal
GigaSavvy creates social media campaigns for Knott's Berry Farm/Cedar Fair Entertainment, Joico, Macy's and more.
Emily Crume, Social Media Examiner, Director Strategy.
Emily drives strategy for the world's largest online social media magazine Managing Director, Free Lunch Friday : non-profit feeding the hungry startups and entrepreneurs that feed our global economies (Launches January 2013 in LA and Detroit). Formerly Digg. @emilyquestions.
- Networking and Check-in: 7-7:30p. Thanks to TriNet for providing food/drinks.
- Panel: 7:30-9p.
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Digital LA is the largest digital networking group based in LA, reaching more than 50,000 professionals weekly via its newsletter and social media. Digital LA organizes weekly panels and mixers for digital professionals, including startup CEOs, VCs and investors, entertainment including Hollywood movie and TV studios, music labels, agencies, video games, VFX, social media, digital advertising, developers, designers, marketing and and more. Digital LA is the founder of Silicon Beach Fest, the original and largest multi-day startup / entertainment conference. Follow @DigitalLA. Digital LA has been recognized by Forbes and the LA Times as keeping LA's tech community together via its fun and friendly events.