I am a problem solver based in Las Vegas with a strong knowledge base of Brazil, VC, Tech Strategy, and Startups.
Search the term “scaling a startup” in Google and you get thousands of search results offering: “the ultimate guide”, “everything you need to know”, “the [insert a number since millennials love numbered checklists] steps to scaling your startup”, and other fun titles that talk about scaling startups. It’s great that there is so much literature […]
Nielsen recently released an interesting app report that showed that the average American uses 27 apps in a month. Depending on your point of view that can be a large or small amount. Regardless, it helps contextualize the attention constraints that app business have to contend with. Given that the average US smartphone has around […]
One expectation in the software development world is the Non-disclosure Agreement, or NDA. In my start-up operator days I had used NDAs for various distribution deals and other arrangements. Yet, when I was in the VC space, I rarely came across an NDA; and I definitely never signed one. In the venture world, you don’t […]
Thus far in my career, I have been fortunate enough to have lived and worked in two budding start-up cities: Las Vegas, Nevada and Sao Paulo, Brazil. With the majority of my career having been spent in Brazil I am often asked about what it’s like down there. On the other hand, whenever I visit […]
I was 21 years old, and had yet to graduate from college when I was offered a position to lead business development for a large and growing mobile startup. The startup had launched a couple of major mobile gaming apps back in 2009 and 2010. The CEO and founder had appointed me to launch the […]
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- App Store Optimization (ASO)
- Business Modeling
- Growth & Scale
- Market Research
- Marketing/User Acquisition
- Product Development
- Startup Formation
- Startup Funding
- User Research