LADOTNET is proud to announce our May speaker, John Shiple.
John spoke at our February 2012 event to a crowd of over 120 attendees, with rave reviews.
John will be giving an updated talk for 2013, discussing his involvement and experience with the Los Angeles start up community. He will also discuss technology and business trends with a localized concentration.
About the Speaker:
John Shiple (www.FreelanceCTO.com) is an acclaimed technology consultant to CEOs throughout the U.S. John creates success for his clients by building companies and products for businesses and investors. He architects award-winning technologies that scale businesses while concurrently building, training, and mentoring development teams. John’s work brings forth new products, optimizes business processes, lowers operating costs, and enables operational scalability. He has a special expertise in working with emerging and disruptive technologies.
John has founded, raised capital for, and launched multiple companies and products, including re-designing GeoCities, the 4th largest site on the Internet, increasing ad inventory by more than 10,000 times, and enabled a purchase by Yahoo! for $3.57 billion in stock.
John’s clients have included Samsung, NTT, Hilton, GeoCities, Bigstep.com, Mota Motors, MindMixer, and HotWired/Wired Digital.
BLANKSPACES is located at 5405 Wilshire Blvd. The building is on the corner of Wilshire and Cloverdale. The main entrance is on the Cloverdale side.
There is usually street parking available near BLANKSPACES, and also two public lots close by:
- On Cloverdale, south of Wilshire
- On Wilshire, east of Cloverdale
There will be a $5.00 donation at the door to cover food and drinks.
This event is being sponsored by Crescent Solutions - www.crescentsolutions.net