In this video, Rich Brueckner of inside-STARTUPS.com interviews Julia Hutton, founder and CEO of Extreme Retailers. The company builds custom mobile retail stores. Learn more at ExtremeRetrailers.com.
ExTreme ReTrailers offers packages that include a trailer, build out (no mistakes) including generator (solar is even an option) which runs enticing LED lights at night, air conditioning and space heater, music system and Tv if desired and interior design for whatever niche (lingerie, western, childrens clothes, charitable fund raising – the sky is the limit literally). ExTreme ReTrailers packages may include marketing assistance, finding the right locations, vendors fees, permits, etc.
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Extreme Retrailers looks to me like a solid business opportunity for entrepreneurs who want to do retail with lower risk. See you at the shows!
In this episode of Meet the Startup, Neely Quinn and Jason Glaspey of Portland discuss the benefits of the Paleo Plan, a diet that doesn’t include grains and dairy, which is the way our ancestors lived. The company provides meal plans, recipes, and shopping lists for people trying to follow the Paleo Plan.
In this video, Brian Andreas from Tumblecloud demonstrates how the company makes collaborative digital storytelling easy.
Tumblecloud. It’s all about collaboration. Designed from the ground up to actually make it easy to work on things together. To make it easy to share and work with each other’s digital stuff. Take all the fragments of content you have, all the fragments I have, and mix it all up and see what happens.
Tumblecloud harkens back to the old Hypercard metaphor and make its extremely for you and your friends to mashup digital media like photos, videos, and documents. I think this is truly an amazing example of what is possible with HTML 5.
Tumblecloud is in public beta, so sign up for an invite today!
In this video, Todd Hills, CEO and founder of Pawngo.com describes how his company became the first full-service online pawn shop in the US.
Pawngo allows individuals immediate access to the cash they need for life’s countless unexpected moments without leaving the comfort of their homes. As evidence of the market for this unique lending model, the company to-date has funded over $5 million in 48 states.
In this slidecast, Tony Knopp from Spotlight TMS describes how the company helps corporate ticket buyers to get the most from their purchases.
Spotlight Ticket Management is essential for any company spending over $70,000 on tickets and hospitality assets. Ticket to events provides significant business return and a competitive advantage when done properly and creates significant risk and waste when done improperly.
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In this episode of Meet the Startup, Balki Kodarapu from Return Guru describes how the company makes it easy to track and return your purchases.
We covered Return Guru at the Portland Startup Weekend last fall and it is great to seem them gaining traction.
At Tip of the Hat goes to Silicon Florist for pointing us to this story.
In this slidecast, Seth Elliott from Engagement Media Technologies presents: Crowd-sourced “Call to Action” Engagements.
Engage.Me technology enables clients to create engaging and actionable experiences for consumers to participate in that help build brand ambassadors. Brands can activate a vast user base to perform tasks that result in gained insight for the brand plus increased brand awareness. The tasks can be “gamified” to create a more enticing experience for the consumer. Additionally, Engage.Me Live! technology enables organizations to create rich community experiences around live events involving celebrities, musicians, sports, and more. By using the StringFly™ mobile application, tech-savvy entertainment enthusiasts can engage with their friends, by streaming and uploading text, photos, and videos to branded entertainment channels in real-time.”
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