Posts under Tag: Facebook
Is a Duck Face Worth $3 Billion?

By David Repka The Duck Face photo sharing site known as Snapchat recently turned down an offer of $3 billion from Facebook. As a hard working 40-something entrepreneur that has worked nearly every day of his life since he was a teenager cutting lawns and washing cars… how does that make any sense to anyone over the age of 24? Yes, […]

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Overnight Success at Contact Synchronicity, Twenty-One Years Later

By David Repka, C0-Founder MinneapolisDigiart Hi, my name is Dave and I’m a deal junkie. I’ve made a living connecting people, opportunities and capital since the mid 1980s. My primary assets are the relationships, contacts and connections I have nurtured over my 26+ year career. My contact management system has evolved over the years to handle this growing network: keeping […]

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Seeking Branding Company with Exceptional Follow Through Skills

I am humbled that a uber-successful friend has asked me to help him create a branding strategy for his rapidly growing private equity investment firm. It is one thing for me to manage my personal brand and my core company: Webservices-Milwaukee from the comfort of my sofa on nights and weekends. It is quite another thing for me to manage […]

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Has the Facebookization of our Nation Destroyed the Relevance of Your Business Website?

Does your company website really matter? An interesting article from ZDNet suggests that what you and your company do on free social media platforms (especially Facebook) matters more than your company website that was built at a cost of a few thousand dollars to many millions of dollars depending on the scale of your enterprise. Facebook is the hub that […]

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My LinkedIn network just passed the population of Cambodia

Move over Cambodia… Today LinkedIn announced that they have over 85 million members. From time to time I like to click on the “network statistics” tab. This morning I noticed that I have 2,350+ first level connections and in less that 3 degrees of separation I can connect with 14,247,700+ people and growing every day. Stunning to think that in […]

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