This week on TechZulu Live we have special guest Gerry Campbell CEO of Collecta. Collecta delivers real-time streaming news, via widgets, APIs and its Site Search Platform. It gives you a real time stream about what is happening right now at this very moment on the internet. Gerry has been an angel investor and advisor to some really amazing early-stage companies, including Summize (acquired by Twitter), Tweetdeck, StockTwits, Outside.in, OpenCalais and Betaworks.
a little background on Gerry:
“He previously led Reuters’ Search and Content Technologies group, bringing deep domain expertise to existing Reuters’ products while driving breakthrough innovation in the delivery of relevant information and insight to customers. Prior to that, Gerry was SVP for AOL’s Search and Directional Media group, where he managed the AOL Search, Local Search, Yellow Pages; Netscape Search; and eCommerce Search properties, including all search-based revenue and advertising initiatives. Earlier Gerry led Product Strategy for AltaVista‘s commerce group – the original Shopping.com. He has also held marketing and management positions with Compaq and CompuServe, and co-founded Bounce Networks, a digital media startup.”
Talk about an accomplished and amazing track record individual. We will have a lot to talk about with Gerry and am sure he will be giving away some amazing tips for all you entrepreneurs/startups out there. Be sure to join us Thursday at 4pm PT for the next TechZulu Live.