Vivint’s Todd Pedersen Takes Entrepreneur of the Year at UVEF

Entrepreneurs on Parade – Start-up Extravaganza. Call it what you will but the room was packed to hear winners of this year’s Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) 2012 Awards (press release). Winners were gracious, new products were fascinating, and the comments of entrepreneurial sages generated lots of #UVEF tweets and note taking.

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The Power of Crowdsourcing?

 

Crowdsourcing is changing the way entrepreneurs launch new businesses (see Kickstarter), but it is also changing the way people comment, speak out, protest, revolt, unite, and…change the world.

In a board meeting of entrepreneurial leaders (UVEF) recently, we discussed the coming advent of Crowdfunding as covered by the JOBS Act (see Forbes article)  going into law January 2013. Just consider the way Investor Relations will be turned on its head for small companies coming out of the ...

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