Each week, we like to post what’s been going on with some of our members in the world of social media. Our recap will cover member news and highlights, external publications and hiring needs.
Member News & Highlights
Congratulations to YEC member Brian Pontarelli, CEO of Inversoft, for launching his company's second product, Passport. Passport was created to help companies add login, registration and single sign-on to any application, in addition to a bunch of other cool features. Check out their blog post to learn more.
— Brian Pontarelli (@bpontarelli) December 9, 2015
YEC member company OPPRTUNITY, founded by YEC member Janis Krums, was recently recognized as one of the best marketing trends to look out for in 2016. OPPRTUNITY is a service-based company that uses a scientific approach to match professionals with business opportunities. Read the full article here.
We're very excited to hear that YEC'er Emerson Spartz, co-founder and CEO of Spartz Inc, is now introducing his company as Dose Media! After raising an impressive $25 million from Tribune Media, he hopes to turn Dose.com into one of the biggest players in digital media. Congratulations!
— Emerson Spartz (@EmersonSpartz) December 10, 2015
In her latest Entrepreneur article, Darrah Brustein discusses how personal and tragic experiences can serve as inspiration for leaders find purpose in their business. Here's one tip she has for you: "Take time to reconnect with who you are and what your gifts are. Create spaces for stillness so you can identify these ideas and movements of the current." Go here to read the article.
The Foundation co-founder Andy Drish recently wrote an article for Medium titled, "3 Simple Steps to Create Your Perfect Life Vision for 2016." He writes, "Every ambitious person knows the power of having a clear vision for their life. But I only know a handful of people who actually carve out time to write their vision down. The is the fastest, most effective way to infuse your life with intentionality and purpose is to create a guide."
Member Companies Hiring
Matthew Weinberg, co-founder of NYC-based member company Vector Media Group, is looking to hire 1-2 experienced node.js developers to join his team for a 3-month contract position. Click here to learn more.
— Matt Weinberg (@mrw) December 10, 2015
YEC member Joshua Dorkin is currently looking for potential employees to join his growing company, Bigger Pockets. All positions are Denver-based and range from Product Managers to Developers. Visit the career page to learn more.
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