Breakfast with an Angel: Peter Shankman,
Angel Investor, Author, Entrepreneur & Worldwide Connector
Thursday, June 14, 8.30 am - 10 am
Our thanks to Kettlespace for hosting. Continental Breakfast included.
Hosted by Bonnie Halper, Editor, StartupOneStop Newsletter
About our Guest Investor - Complete bio at http://shankman.com/about. We've known Peter forever. Complete bio is long, so here's the short version, & happy to tell you more at the breakfast, including points Peter might omit: An angel investor, author, entrepreneur, speaker, & worldwide connector, Peter is globally recognized for radically new ways of thinking about marketing, customer service, advertising, PR, & social media. Peter is best known for founding Help A Reporter Out, (HARO) in 2008, which in under a year became the number one website for thousands of journalists on deadline to connect with experts & sources for their stories around the globe. In June of 2010, less than three years after Peter started HARO, it was acquired by Vocus Peter is the founder of ShankMinds: Business Masterminds, a series of small business entrepreneurial-style masterminds in over 25 cities worldwide. Additionally, Peter is also the founder & CEO of The Geek Factory, a boutique Social Media, Marketing & PR Strategy firm located in New York City, with clients worldwide. Peter is the author of four books: Zombie Loyalists: Using Great Service to Create Rabid Fans (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2015) Nice Companies Finish First: Why Cutthroat Management is Over, & Collaboration is in, (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2013,) Can We Do That?! Outrageous PR Stunts That Work--And Why Your Company Needs Them (Wiley & Sons, 2006,) & Customer Service: New Rules for a Social Media World (Que Biz-Tech 2010,) & is a frequent keynote speaker & workshop presenter at conferences & tradeshows worldwide, including South By Southwest, Affiliate Summit, BlogWorld, TBEX, The Public Relations Society of America, CTIA, CTAM, CES, PMA, OMMA, Mobile Marketing Asia, & the Direct Marketing Association In 2011, Peter authored a Tweet that was voted as one of the Top Ten Tweets of the year by Twitter & ABC News, out of more than 120 billion tweets sent.
And he's an early-stage angel investor, too. Did we mention that?
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We always keep the group small so that all attendees have an opportunity to briefly introduce themselves, & we leave time for networking as well.
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