Thoughts on Startup Weekend Dallas and Bookedd Wins

On November 27, 2011, in Inspiration, Startup, by Mike D. Merrill (@mikedmerrill)

The weekend before Thanksgiving I participated in my first Startup Weekend here in Dallas and wanted to share a few thoughts about the experience. It was the 5th event to date in Dallas and I’m kicking myself for not making the commitment to get engaged earlier. I was impressed with how many solid ideas folks pitched […]


Zaarly First Experience

On October 30, 2011, in Startup, by Mike D. Merrill (@mikedmerrill)

Last week Zaarly reported stellar news raising $14 millon in funding and that Meg Whitman has joined their board. Now I was familiar with Zaarly as I’ve followed this company since following the Startup Weekend movement. So I was curious to figure out a way to use the application but couldn’t figure out what to ask […]