Category Archives: 2009

E033: with Shawn Gold

watch listen share FacebookTwitteremail comment about this episode   Jason's guest this week is Shawn Gold, CEO of online invitation startup, Cocodot.   Shawn and Jason have a long history together, including at Weblogs, Inc (where he was the President).  Shawn's most recent venture, Cocodot, is looking to reshape the way people handle invitations for [...]

Friday’s Guest: Shawn Gold of Cocodot

share FacebookTwitteremail comment Jason's guest this week is Shawn Gold, CEO of online invitation startup, Cocodot.  Shawn has helped form and run some of the biggest web properties including MySpace (where he was CMO) and Weblogs, Inc (where he was the President, and where he and Jason worked together).  Cocodot, which launched at TechCrunch50 2009, [...]

E032: with George Naspo

watch listen share FacebookTwitteremail comment about this episode   Jason's guest on this week's show is George Naspo, CEO of IKANO Communications.  George has tons of experience (30 years plus) in the business world during which he's bought and sold numerous companies - he's got some great insights into how to evaluate companies that you [...]

E031: with Jack Andrys

watch listen share FacebookTwitteremail comment about this episode Coming into the TWiST studio this week is Jack Andrys, CEO of WebSpy. Jack's been running IT startups since about 1994 (prior to that he was a commercial diver for the construction industry, interesting change, right) and has built WebSpy into one of the leading providers of [...]

Live Episode & Meetup with DNAMail

share FacebookTwitteremail comment We're doing a special episode of TWiST this coming Friday with a live in studio viewing party and reception!  If you're near LA, come on over to the Mahalo offices where you can hang out and watch the episode live with other TWiST fans from our studio.  Plus, as soon as the [...]

E030: with Annie Duke [BONUS #4]

watch listen share FacebookTwitteremail comment about this episode   Another bonus episode of TWiST - and Jason's guest is the world's best female poker player, Annie Duke!  Annie has one over $3,000,000 in tournaments, won the World Series of Poker and is a noted writer, blogger, philanthropist and TV personality (she was recently on Season [...]

Friday’s TWiST: Jack Andrys of WebSpy

share FacebookTwitteremail comment Coming up this Friday on This Week in Startups is Jack Andrys, CEO of WebSpy. Jack has been running IT business since 1994 when he founded Netlink which he later sold and transformed into what is now WebSpy.  He has also sold and bought several businesses as part of the development of [...]

TWiST Bonus #4 Coming Up – Annie Duke!

share FacebookTwitteremail comment Coming back from the Thanksgiving weekend we're going to put a twist in TWiST with our very first female guest! In this special bonus episode we will have professional poker player Annie Duke who is an entrepreneur in her own right and knows how to hustle her way to the top. For [...]

E029: with Jim Lanzone

watch listen share FacebookTwitteremail comment about this episode   On this episode of This Week In Startups, Jason is joined by Jim Lanzone, former CEO of Ask.com and now current CEO of Clicker. Clicker brings together a wide array of programming from traditional television to web originals. The site could quite possibly be the next [...]