Archive | May, 2008

Dell Hires New CFO Brian T. Gladden

Good luck to him, I’d like to think that this might change the current dynamics I’ve recently laid out, but based on his background, I won’t get my hopes up…but oh my this AP story (link gone now) certainly raises questions about why Dell is nickel and diming customers if they can allocate this signing bonus and […]

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Happy 2nd Blog Birthday

I’ll keep this short. It’s not about me, it’s about *you*, my friends around the world who create a business network that empower me to reach people and accomplish things that I could never do all on my own. To all of you who practice the words below, I love you and thank you for […]

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Hello Dell “Community” Lurkers

Dell has not fixed the design flaws and workmanship quality issues of my poorly built laptop Insiron 1505. They instead have chosen to play word games like they have with thousands other victims of Dell Inspiron purchases. Just Wednesday night I met two more Dell Inspiron quality victims when attending a local meetup group on a different […]

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Sent My Dell Inspiron 1505 Back to Dell For Repairs

After way too many emails, I sent my unreliable Dell Inspiron laptop back to Dell this week. It has had the following problems: slow boot times, frequent blue screens, unreliablity connecting to the Internet due to a flaky Internet card, weak and broken hinges due to a poor design in fact, the Inspiron line got rid of […]

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Google’s Omid Kordestani, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Operations to Present at NASDAQ OMX 21st Investor Program in London

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — May 13, 2008 – Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that Omid Kordestani, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Operations, will participate in a question-and-answer session at the NASDAQ OMX 21st Investor Program in London. The session is scheduled for 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time / 6:45 a.m. Pacific Time on Tuesday, […]

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Best of Show: Chicago Global Food and Style Expo 2008

This year the Global Food and Style Expo did not have the FMI show co-located along with the All Things Organic, Fancy Food Show and the U.S. Food Export Showcase so it was a slightly smaller show with less foot traffic. But it was filled with innovative products and amazing entrepreneurial stories! it’s a shame […]

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Remembering SOBcon08 – My House Guest Andrew Dubber…

I got a call from Liz Strauss to claim my apartment’s extra space a day or two before the event. It was determined that Andrew Dubber would be my house guest during SOBcon08. Andrew, pictured on the left below, has a personal blog and his primary blog, New Music Strategies. Andrew was a fascinating guest! […]

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