Vinnie lived in San Francisco, CA and co-founded Lefora Forum Hosting.
He also started the 6,500+ member Silicon Valley NewTech Meetup.
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SVNewTech – Tue Mar 2 – Marketplaces, Real-Time, and Conversations

Posted: March 2nd, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: svnewtech | No Comments »

First, congrats to who presented on our stage just 4 months ago and was acquired today.

Second, if you’re interested in how this meetup grew from 5 to 5,000 members in 4 years, check out a SF Ignite lightning talk I gave at Google last month.

Really interesting mix of companies tonight, but if you can’t make it in person, check out the Live Stream @ 7pm:

Apply to demo:

When: Tuesday, Mar 2, 2009 7:00 PM
Where: DLA Piper, 2000 University Ave, Palo Alto


Lineup: – Online market for buying and selling notes from classes, conferences, book summaries, etc. [Duane Nason]

. – Leverage a community of designs for ‘on-demand’ designs fast and affordable. [Jason Aiken]

. – Bring real-time updates and notifications to your app with real-time feed parsing in the cloud [Julien Genestoux]

. – Just add Envolve to your site for enabling conversations and building community. [James Tamplin]


Links & Give-aways
* Can your technology solve the issues surrounding the Cloud? Win $10,000 and mentorship in the Cloud Security Challenge 2010. Entry is free.


They’re hiring [Sponsored Section]
* Aftershock is looking for a superstar rails/java devs who wants to work in the exploding iphone games market for a company leading the Top 10 games –
* Lead programmer wanted: Exciting 1 yr old web 2.0 start-up. Facebook meets Ebay. Low pay/Ground Floor. I Founded a current leading web entity. Contact:

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