Startup Cheat Codes: How to Increase Guy Kawasaki (Apple) on Top 10 Mistakes Entrepreneurs 7 months ago   26:03

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Brian Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Kiip (pronounced "keep"), a category-creating mobile rewards network that is redefining mobile advertising through an innovative platform that leverages "moments of achievement" in games and apps to simultaneously benefit users, developers and advertisers. Backed by Hummer Winblad, Relay Ventures, True Ventures, Verizon Ventures, and others, the company has raised $15.4 million in funding to date. Kiip has been listed by Forbes as one of the 4 Hot Online Ad Companies to Put on Your Watch List, and been named to the Dow Jones FasTech50 List.

Called the youngest person to ever receive venture capital funding by TechCrunch and the Wall Street Journal, Brian received his Bachelors of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia at age 18, after skipping four K-12 grades. He has been recognized with many awards for his accomplishments and leadership, including: Forbes' 30 under 30; the Top 20 Under 20 awards for all of Canada; Business Insider's Top 25 Under 25 in Silicon Valley and 18 Most Important People in Mobile Advertising; Mashable's Top 5 Entrepreneurs to Watch; and the AdAge Creativity Top 50.

Before starting Kiip, Brian led key publisher and tech partnerships at the social news website, where he accelerated the company's mobile presence by launching the Digg Android mobile app.


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David l
interviewer looked jealous
Laryx Ochieng
He is so full of life! WOW! The kind of speaker you would want at all your events lol
"Suddenly we were like 🤯!!" "And then the VCs were like 🤯!!" 😂😂😂
Loved the 🤯 !!
Deepak Sharma
Awesome...WTF passion! His point is damn straight. Obsession leads to passion.
Adam Lee
He seems like a pretty fun dude
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Guy Kawasaki (Apple) on Top 10 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Startup Cheat Codes: How to Increase 7 months ago   33:30


Guy Kawasaki is the chief evangelist of Canva, trustee of theWikimedia Foundation, and executive fellow at the Haas School of Business at U.C. Berkeley. Formerly, he was an advisor to the Motorola business unit of Google and chief evangelist of Apple. He is the author of The Art of the Start 2.0, The Art of Social Media,Enchantment, and ten other books. Guy has a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA as well as an honorary doctorate from Babson College.