See Andy's other stuff:

LinkedIn
RSS Feed

Follow Andy

Contact Me >>

Exclusive: Guy Kawasaki’s new speech (Scoop? Truemor?)

Guy and I were the co-keynotes for Silicon Valley AMA lunch.  It was a great event full of smart and charming people.

If you’ve seen Guy talk you know he’s great.  You also may have seen version of the speech more than once. Not anymore!  Guy treated us to a new presentation that was fantastic. 

Topic:  How he started his new company Truemors for $12,107.09.  A great tale for all you web 2.0 entrepreneurs and a warning to anyone looking for venture cash.  It’s going to be hard to ask for $5 million if your VC can do it himself for less than $20,000.

I’ve got the powerpoint here. As far as I know, nobody else has seen this yet.  I also had a videographer with me, so there may be clips posted in a few days.  Watch via SlideShare (thanks, John Moore):

My favorite slide: Jargon!

Guy12k_3

Go play with Truemors – it’s a fascitating combo of social bookmarking, word of mouth, and just plain fun.


Special thanks to the SV AMA for putting this together – especially Robert Jacobs for all of his hard work.

Robert

Here’s what the crowd looked like:
Cimg1006
Cimg1007

All in all, a great event!

Email to a friend:

Privacy: We won't save or reuse these emails.

Comments

  1. Gene Hall June 3, 2007 at 5:34 pm #

    Hi Andy,
    It was a fun day and you made a huge contribution to our marketing conversation in Silicon Valley. On behalf of the entire board, thank you.
    Gene Hall
    President
    SVAMA

Get My Newsletter!

Subscribe to Damn, I Wish I’d Thought of That! for a weekly email full of unusually useful ideas for smart marketers. Great marketing is about brains, not bucks. The best business ideas are easy to do, inexpensive, and fun. Learn to simplify your business, earn word of mouth, and thrill your customers:

Never display this again