Startup Hiring Mistakes

I was reading QuickSprout one of my GOTO start-up blogs last night and this post really hit home. Are you Making These Mistakes? Neil Patel asks 10 successful entrepreneurs who have all created companies that are worth at least 50 million dollars, what their biggest business mistake was. Half of the ten named a hiringContinue reading “Startup Hiring Mistakes”

Stamp Mobile

Genotrope Record:  Stamp Mobile Funding Status: Seed Founders Backgrounds: Urban Interactive, Blackstone Group Investors: ? Industry: Mobile Applications, Mobile Commerce Offering Description: Stamp’s loyalty program is a different breed. Points, rewards, customer management tools — sure, we have that. But we also provide the spark to help you build real relationships with your customers.


Genotrope Record:  Performable Currently Hiring Funding Status: Series A Founders Backgrounds: Compete, Lookery , Bokardo Design Investors: CRV Industry: B2B, Web Application Offering Description: Performable’s easy-to-use technology can pick and choose from literally thousands of creative elements in real-time, testing everything from a single word to an entire layout. These elements can be optimized dependingContinue reading “Performable”

Project Concord

Genotrope Record: Project Concord seems like a tempory name Funding Status: Series A Founders Backgrounds: Pixamo, Endeca Investors: Alpond Capita *see comments Industry: Video, Online Entertainment Offering Description: convenient and legal access to top movies and TV shows – but without the unwanted commercials or the need to reach into your wallet.

Genotrope Launches Major New Upgrade

We rarely mention Genotrope on these pages, but we just released significant new features and thought it was worth the blatant plug. The good news is the market is picking up a bit and most companies are now hiring for a few positions. New start-ups are being funded and building out their core teams. TheContinue reading “Genotrope Launches Major New Upgrade”


Genotrope Record: Cadio Currently Hiring Funding Status: Seed Round Investors: MIT Founders or Execs past companies: MIT PHD Students Industry: Wireless/Mobile Analytics Offering Description: Cadio analyzes GPS data from mobile phones to better understand consumer interests and habits. Using a privacy-aware opt-in model, Cadio’s algorithms create Tag Clouds for Consumers™ to generate brand-relevant inferences aboutContinue reading “Cadio”