[BALU] LUG Startup?

Mr. Panzer panzermkz at hotmail.com
Tue Nov 6 11:10:50 CST 2007


Yea there is thoughts of getting the meeting info around to the people that can't get to the meets.


Panzer

I am very vain you see. I do love to hear nice things about myself.


Kitty


Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2007 09:12:05 -0600
From: mykel at weirdness.com
To: members at lists.bham-lug.org
Subject: Re: [BALU] LUG Startup?

I'm willing, but I don't think I can put in 3-5 hours after tonight....

On 11/5/07, Mr. Panzer <panzermkz at hotmail.com
> wrote:




There with the correct reply to.  I would think all that are interested would be nice to start out maybe right after the meetting at ID tomorrow noight.

 

 

Panzer



I am very vain you see. I do love to hear nice things about myself.

Kitty


> Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2007 22:40:59 -0600
> From: 
dtruesdale at simpletechsol.com
> To: members at lists.bham-lug.org
> Subject: Re: [BALU] LUG Startup?

> 
> I'll help you out where ever I can.
> 
> David Wilkins wrote:
> > Folks,
> > There was an event this weekend to jump start a startup in just a

> > couple of weekends (BirminghamStartup.com). I wasn't in it (we can
> > talk about the reasons offline), but I'm *really* interested in doing
> > something similar. I spoke on IRC about it tonight, and think there

> > may be enough of us in the LUGs to pull it off. We've already got
> > some common interests, and probably some common values. And most of
> > us don't want to watch the next wave of "irrational exuberance" fail

> > to pad our pockets.
> > 
> > This group would meet to brainstorm an idea for a startup, then work
> > like crazy to make it fly.
> > 
> > I've got some fairly well formed ideas about the structure we'd need

> > to have, and I've also got a few startup ideas I'd like to present to
> > the group. I think the framework would have the following components:
> > 
> > 1) Mostly face to face meetings, once a week for 3-5 hours. "Face to

> > face" meaning that there is a group with a whiteboard and laptops that
> > is co-located, and there are some number of participants who are
> > remote, with access to voice and video in the room.

> > 2) Open Source technology used to build and deploy.
> > 3) An equity sharing agreement that rewards experience, hard work, and
> > risk taking, but doesn't require all three.
> > 

> > Is anyone else interested? We're all doing side projects, and
> > spending time in the evenings on some technology. Why not work
> > together for fun AND profit?
> > 
> > I'm fairly poor at organization skills, but feel free to E-Mail me on

> > or off list if you're interested. If there's enough interest, I'll
> > take the next step, which will be securing a venue for the weekly
> > (weeknight) collaboration sessions.

> > 
> > dhw
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