Justyn Howard is the founder of Sprout Social, a web application that help companies expand their social media presence. The discussion also turned towards the virtues of Facebook Live video and whether or not it’s a useful tool for marketing or news-making. Sprout Social was voted one of the best places to work by Glassdoor.
Social Snacks is all about feeding your media monsters. Are you trying to reach a wider audience for your company? Social Snacks gives you “snack packs” of video content that will help you reach viewership. CEO Tracy Hatfield presents at the June 2017 Technori Showcase.
Is the autographed ball becoming a thing of the past? Cameo thinks so! Cameo is a service that allows you to pay for a personalized message from some of your favorite athletes and celebrities. Co-Founder Steven Galanis pitches his company at the June 2017 Showcase.
James Bellefeuille is the co-founder of Vugo, which puts tv screens in Uber and Lyft vehicles. The system both allows advertisers to reach new audiences and creates more revenue for drivers. A win-win right? Vugo has also been battling with the City of Chicago to make his service available here.
Emerson Spartz is expanding his creative agency, Dose into daytime television. Spartz was dubbed “the King of Viral Media” by Forbes. During his keynote presentation at the Technori Showcase, Spartz lays out how to effectively reach audiences in the modern digital age.
If you think getting good VR footage is a hassle, then why are you trying to do it the outdated way? ShareVR takes three clicks to install, and begins recording with the sound of your voice. This is the future of VR let’s plays guys come on.
Turbo Appeal is identifying an all-too-common issue with homeowners: not knowing how to appeal property taxes. The process and the paperwork turn a lot of owners away from getting some extra money in your pocket. Co-Founder John Guidos talks about how he built the company and how he kept it alive to be the success…
Showbiz Shelly recently held interviews with Nick Cannon and the stars of the newest Transformers movie here in Chi-town. Shelly has been watching the path many celebrities take after launching their own careers: entrepreneurship. Learn about what some celebs are doing to get involved in both philanthropy and modern startup life.
Chicago had two major, and we mean MAJOR tech leaders visit this past week. What in the world were they doing? Sean Froelich breaks down the most recent developments.
Author and Holberg Financial Founder Joe Holberg is demystifying financial management. On the business side, Holberg finds ways for companies to adopt financial education for their employees. On the consumer side, Holberg provides personalized financial education that allows millennials to get a head start on planning their future. This man has wisdom.