Meet the Las Vegas Chapter of AA-ISP: Advancing Inside Sales

The emergence of new communications channels combined with a demographically diverse mix of people who might buy what your startup is selling has made an effective sales strategy a much-needed part of the tech startup mix. “Gone are the days when enterprise-software sales routinely get closed on country-club golf courses in all-male foursomes,” write Matthew Bellows and Neeraj … Continued

Meet Mike Sweeney: Instructor at The Iron Yard Las Vegas

Since The Iron Yard first announced their Las Vegas campus, the team has been hard at work contributing tremendous value to the #VegasTech community. From launching Iron Yard Ventures to impacting the lives of graduates, The Iron Yard is working directly with Zappos, the Downtown Project, VTF Capital, and The Mill Accelerator Program to bring tech … Continued

Meet CreativeMornings Las Vegas: Breakfast Lecture Series for Creatives

CreativeMornings is a free, monthly breakfast lecture series for the creative community. The event was started in New York City by Tina Roth Eisenberg, founder of swissmiss. After attending a number of classic, multi-day conferences, she was looking for an event that was more accessible and nimble. On September 19, 2008, Eisenberg opened her door and hosted the … Continued

Meet Craig Holden Feinberg: Walls360 Creative Director

As part of our “Meet VegasTech Community Members” series, we meet Craig Holden Feinberg, the latest addition to #VegasTech’s own Walls360. The Las Vegas based team at Walls360 creates on-demand wall graphics for artists, brands, and digital content partners worldwide. They are part of the VTF Capital investment portfolio and have been a tech community pillar … Continued

Meet Machine Learning Las Vegas: Tapping into ML for Startups and Entrepreneurs

In a brand new Meetup in the #VegasTech community, attendees will discuss tools and strategies for implementing Machine Learning systems in the context of startup and entrepreneurship. Machine Learning is a method of data analysis that automates analytical model building. Using algorithms that iteratively learn from data, machine learning allows computers to find hidden insights without being explicitly … Continued

Meet Domingo Rosa: The Iron Yard Las Vegas Graduate

Domingo Rosa is a junior developer who says he worked hard to get there. “I was watching PBS and they ran a story about code schools and the work force of the future,” he said. “While watching I found myself relating more and more to the students who left there jobs to pursue a new … Continued

Meet William Wong: Organizing Webflow Web Design Meetup

William Wong is a web designer, who was born and raised in Las Vegas. He has been living in DTLV since 2009. Wong currently leads Customer Happiness (which he dubs “Happiness Guy”) for Webflow. His main focus in life is to help build and nurture sustainable communities. “Webflow is a visual programming environment that allows you to … Continued

Meet Tianon Gravi: Providing Thought Leadership in the Docker World

Container Summit will be taking place on May 3, 2016 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The event joins Interop 2016 to continue the conversation surrounding containers in the enterprise. Local Tianon Gravi, the SVP of Operations at InfoSiftr, will be speaking at the Summit. At InfoSiftr, he helps organizations “get Dockerized” and feel comfortable with their transition. Some of his other roles include … Continued

Meet UrbanInnovators: Teaching Nevada Students CS Skills

The next UrbanInnovators event is the first of a series of multi-day workshops to teach high school students how to go from no coding experience to building a prototype web app. Attendees will learn to build web and mobile apps from scratch in 3 days time. The event will take place December 28-30, 2015 from 9am – … Continued