Altimeter Is Hiring Analysts for Mobile, Business Intelligence, and Digital Advertising/Media

We’re excited to announce that we are looking for people to fill analyst roles in three areas: Mobile, Business Intelligence, and Digital Advertising & Media. Why these areas? Altimeter is focused on creating strategies for companies around disruptive technologies – not just social media. We hear from clients over and over again that they need deeper strategies in these three areas, hence our focus. I’ve included more details about each area below. We take special pride in our boutique, … [Read more...]

Blah Blah Girls – Going on my ban list

I'm at TechCrunch50 and will be writing up my thoughts on presenting companies, as well as other companies that are here. First on the list is Blah Girls, a start-up by celebrity Ashton Kutcher. As you've guessed from my post title, I was less than thrilled by the 8+ minute presentation. In fact, I was aghast at the opening video that had tongue-in-cheek racial references ("token black friend") that was meant to be snarky but caused my jaw to drop. But I wanted to give Blah Girls the benefit of … [Read more...]