Thursday, April 22, 2010

Five Myths About Lean Startup

Five Myths About Lean Startup

Eric Ries has (another) excellent column at:

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Entrepreneur Meet-ups this Wednesday and Thursday

Connecting local tech entrepreneurs and sharing information and experiences is something we'll be working on through the rest of 2010. The good folks at Northern New Mexico Connect have arranged for Serial Entrepreneur Brad Feld to join us in New Mexico for a few days to share his start-up and investment experiences.

Please join us for some Q&A and discussion this Wednesday or Thursday.
Beers with Brad

An Informal Talk with Serial Entrepreneur Brad Feld


NMTC invites you to talk with successful early stage investor and serial entrepreneur, Brad Feld. As managing director of Boulder Colorado's Foundry Group, blogger, speaker and board member for companies like Gist and Zynga, Brad has a great sense of what's working in today's tech investment world.

This is a great opportunity for technology developers and investors alike -- so we're doing it twice, once in Albuquerque on Wednesday the 31st and again in Santa Fe on the 1st. More info below.

Space is limited -- so sign up today!

Albuquerque Event: March 31st

What: Beers with Brad
When: Wednesday, March 31; 5:30 PM
Where: Blackbird Buvette, 509 Central, NE (Back Patio)
(For details about Blackbird Buvette:
Cost: $10


Santa Fe Event: April 1st

What: Beers with Brad
When: Thursday, April 1; 5:30 PM
Where: Santa Fe Complex
, 624 Agua Fria 
(For parking details at the Santa Fe complex:
; if Complex parking is full, parking at the Rail Yard is nearby)
Cost:                  $10

(Registration for this special event will be handled by Northern New Mexico Connect. For more information about this and related events, please visit )

About Brad Feld:

Brad has been an early stage investor and entrepreneur for over twenty years. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and, prior to that, founded Intensity Ventures, a company that helped launch and operate software companies and later became a venture affiliate of the predecessor to Mobius Venture Capital.

Brad currently serves on the board of directors of Gist, Gnip, Oblong, Standing Cloud, and Zynga for Foundry Group. Previously, Brad served as chief technology officer of AmeriData Technologies. AmeriData acquired Feld Technologies, a firm he founded in 1987 that specialized in custom software applications. Brad had grown Feld Technologies into one of Boston's leading software consulting firms prior to the acquisition. He also directed the diversification into software consulting at AmeriData, a $1.5 billion publicly-traded company which was acquired by GE Capital in 1995.

In addition to his investing efforts, Brad has been active with several non-profit organizations and currently is chairman of the National Center for Women & Information Technology. Brad is a nationally recognized speaker on the topics of venture capital investing and entrepreneurship and writes widely read and well respected blogs at and

More at

This special event is made possible by Northern New Mexico Connect. For more information about this and related events, please visit or contact Doruk Aytulu,, 505-667-5315
Special Thanks to our Sponsors:
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Monday, February 8, 2010

Mobile Apps for New Mexico

What kinds of mobile and web applications would make New Mexico easier to navigate, our people and businesses more productive, our lives just... better?

This site is an attempt to identify and encourage the creation of local software applications to enhance life in throughout New Mexico.