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Drinking for the Greater Good

I’m going to level with you. I’ve never really been too sure about what the deal was with Bull City Forward. BCF sprang up at a time when it seemed like every five minutes there was a new super-niche website with a focus on what was going on in Durham. In fact, it got so crowded that I put a fledgling ExitEvent on hold while I went and did other things until, legend has it, a joke brought it back to life one year ago. It’s not that I don’t “like” Bull City Forward, I think it’s awesome. All...

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RTP New Tech Meetup Back From the Dead

Practice?!? When VCHub‘s Jeff Boardman was working on refining his startup back in October 2010, he happened on the RTP New Tech Meetup, itself a fledgling idea looking to take hold at a time when, if you can believe this, there weren’t too many places to talk about your startup in the RTP. What he got was a bunch of valuable feedback from a savvy audience (or so he says, I mean, I was there holding down the savvy curve), one that included technologists, entrepreneurs, marketers, and so on. Started by Roger Smith while he was working on a...

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