Jesse Bouman
Jesse Bouman
Jesse Bouman is a stubborn entrepreneur and currently the Director of Content Strategy at Xivic Inc. Previously he founded the digital marketing agency Demeter Interactive, which was acquired by Xivic. He’s a self-described budding philanthropist, social media nerd, and technology geek. When not at his desk blogging or tweeting, he can be found at the beach, in a coffee shop, exploring LA’s hidden treasures, or playing a game of dodgeball.


AdRev Launches YouTube Monetization Service ContentID

There are two primary methods to monetize YouTube content. The most well known method is monetizing your own channel by way of ads. But another effective way of generating revenue from YouTube is through audio/visual...  [Read More]

Kaleio: A Different Kind of Professional Network

Linkedin is by far the most popular professional networking site in the world. It’s aimed at professionals who are in the office oriented career track. For those that are on these career tracks (lawyers, business...  [Read More]

Ribbon Makes Sure You Never Miss A Friend Again

I’m currently sitting in the lobby of the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago…alone. I planned this trip a week ago and reached out to a few people, but aside from my business meetings, I have...  [Read More]

Q&A with FieldLevel’s Brenton Sullivan

In high school, Brenton Sullivan knew he was good enough to play college sports, but went almost completely unnoticed by college recruiters. But at the University of Southern California (USC), he walked onto the varsity...  [Read More]

5 Questions with’s Nikhil Behl

  Nikhil Behl is a technology entrepreneur with 15 years of experience in the e-commerce space. He currently serves  as the CEO of I was able to connect with him and discuss his endeavors as...  [Read More]

Instamonial – Word of Mouth for Local Businesses

A major problem that many small, local businesses have is that they don’t have a lot of knowledge and/or time to market themselves. What they rely on is positive word of mouth from their existing...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: Appboy’s Bill Magnuson On How Brands are Squandering The...

 This is a guest post by Bill Magnuson, Co-founder & CTO of New York-based Appboy. Appboy is a customer relationship management (CRM) platform for mobile applications that enables companies or mobile app developers to understand their mobile users better than you...  [Read More]

Ten Groups Keeps Your Friends Closer

We can talk to anyone in the world at anytime we please. And it only takes a second to connect us. We can now talk to someone like they’re right next to us even though they are hundreds of miles away. Ten Groups is looking to replicate the private conversations you have among close friends within their new app.   [Read More]

eBay Classifieds Takes on Craigslist

It’s no secret that mobile is the next great opportunity for commerce. The numbers from this past Black Friday indicate mobile was a huge driving force behind consumer purchases. eBay is well aware of this...  [Read More]

Get To Know a Startup: SocialWire

The personalized web is upon us. The post Web 2.0 era on the internet is focused on customizing the web experience to each individual user, making everything users see more relevant to their personality/tastes/interest. A...  [Read More]