Embarke Selected 2nd Year in a Row as a San Diego Venture Group “Cool Company”

by on June 28, 2013 in Company News | Events

Each year, San Diego Venture Group (aka SDVG) selects 30 companies they deem as “Cool Companies” from hundreds of local choices. Today, they’ve announced that Embarke was selected again for the 2nd year in a row! It’s an honor to be selected again, and it’s even more interesting that our business has fundamentally changed since… Read On

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Bryan Hall Coaches Startup Weekend Participants on Lean Startup Customer Development Principles [video]

by on June 12, 2012 in Events

Our CTO, Bryan Hall, had the honor of teaching a Lean Startup Bootcamp for Startup Weekend.  This happened the weekend before as part of a trial “boot camp” for the Startup Weekend San Diego program.  In parallel with this “Lean Track”, there was also a “Tech Track” where Qualcomm Labs showed off their API that’s… Read On

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Benefits of Microsoft BizSpark Plus [VIDEO]

by on April 14, 2012 in Events

The co-founders of Embarke sat down to talk about the benefits they’ve received from Microsoft’s BizSpark Plus program.  The original 15 minute conversation was clipped down to 4 minutes for quick consumption.  The transcription of this video is below. [EmbarkeTV]VZMZ_GBm6MA[/EmbarkeTV]   Al Bsharah: Hi, my name’s Al Bsharah. Bryan Hall: And I’m Bryan Hall. Al: We… Read On

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Obama Signs JOBS Act – Crowdfunding Begins…?

by on April 5, 2012 in Events

Mark April 5, 2012 on your calendars people. It’s a monumental day. Today is the day that President Obama will sign the JOBS Act. For entrepreneurs and startups, the most exciting piece of this is crowdfunding. As Howard Lindzon says, crowdfunding has been around for years.  So what’s the big deal with this legislation?  Today,… Read On

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