Author Archives: Lou Kerner

The Disruptive Technologies Speaker Series: Friday October 24th 2pm-3pm EST

Lou Kerner Presents   Angel Investing How Big, How Fast, How Disruptive? Speakers Gil Penchina Largest Syndicate on Angel List   Jon Medved Founder & CEO, OurCrowd   Brian Cohen Chairman, New York Angels   When:        Friday, October 24th, 2014, … Continue reading

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Heidi Messer, Alan Patricof, Lou Kerner, Others on What It Takes to Grow in NYC

Xconomy  A panel that followed Messer trumpeted New York as a place for startups to grow—with some caveats. “I don’t think there is going to be a ‘next Silicon Valley,’ but New York can be a tremendous tech hub,” said … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2014 Power Players in Digital Media

The AlwaysOn Power Players in Digital Entertainment list honors the most influential people in the banking, venture capital, legal, talent, government, and accounting world supporting digital media startup entrepreneurs who are bringing massive technology breakthroughs to the world of media, … Continue reading

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I was thrilled to Co-Host Incubate2104 at the beautiful Filoli Estates in redwood City.  The event that brought together over 200 executives from industry leading Incubators, Accelerators, and VC firms.  We are in the process of planning Incubate2015.  You can … Continue reading

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As Online Video Surges, the .TV Domain Rides the Wave

New York Times Full article can be found here …..“The original vision upon which DotTV was founded is coming true before our eyes,” Mr. Kerner said. “It’s just taken longer than we thought, but it could be even bigger than … Continue reading

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A Facebook test shows how the social network might use Instagram

Internet Retailer See full post here ….The test shows the social network is working to better understand how and when consumers respond to ads on Facebook and Instagram, which should help it improve ad attribution, says Lou Kerner, a social … Continue reading

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UCLA Entrepreneurship Forum — Fireside Chat

Click here to see the video from the event CNSI Entrepreneurship Forum Monday August 11, 4PM @ CNSI Auditorium Fireside chat – LA’s startup ecosystem Hear how entrepreneurs view LA’s strengths & weaknesses, investment trends, what’s hot (or not) & exit … Continue reading

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Lou Kerner Presents – “The Disruptive Technologies” Conference Call Series

Topic Machine Learning  Speakers James Prudhomme CEO – Datacratic   Andrew Shikiar V.P Marketing & Corp Dev – BigML   Kalyan Lanka V.P. Product Management – Lotame   When: Wednesday, August 6th, from 2:00PM-3:00PM EST Where:  Conference Call – Please … Continue reading

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Fast Company, June 18th, 2014 See full piece here Change won’t come, though, until the products are “not just a little bit better but five times better,” says Kristo Kaarnmann, cofounder of the foreign exchange disrupter TransferWise, one of the … Continue reading

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Lou Kerner’s Disruptive Technology Series – Corporate Innovation

Featuring: Balaji Gopinath VP of Emerg. Technology – Turner Dylan Boyd Managing Director – Powered by Techstars Ed Maguire Senior Analyst – CLSA Evangelos Simoudis Managing Director – Trident Capital When:        Thursday, June 18th, 2014, from 2:00PM-3:00PM EST Where:      … Continue reading

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