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Re: [vox] Fwd: TechCoire - January 24, 2002 Meeting
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Re: [vox] Fwd: TechCoire - January 24, 2002 Meeting

Let me try again.  Techcoire is NOT a group of techno-weenies like us.
They are businesspeople.  They are all very busy.  They barely have the 
time and skills to put up a web site at all, much less a professional-
looking one.  Nobody is paid to work on it.

They are interested in stuff like venture capital, business strategy,
planning and management issues.  My take on it is they want to network, 
and learn from each other and from guest speakers at their meetings.

These people don't have it all figured out yet.  They are just getting
started.  But I wish them the best -- the Sac area sure needs help 
getting some more high tech businesses going.

If you are an entrepreneur, there's probably something there for you,
and they will be thrilled to have you volunteer to spiff up the web 
site.  If not, you can safely consider it bullshit.

That's about all I can offer.  For more info, send email to 


-- Rod

On Monday 14 January 2002 10:06 pm, Ted Deppner wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 14, 2002 at 06:49:39PM -0800, Rod Roark wrote:
> > On Monday 14 January 2002 06:11 pm, GNU Linux wrote:
> > > Is Techoire mostly marketing people?
> >
> > No, it's a networking group for high-tech entrepreneurs.
> Yes, but...  is this more a LeTip or other "professional people get
> together to bullshit and swap business cards and leads", or is this
> more along the lines of a LUGOD or Cisco Users Group meeting?
> I must admit that website is attrocious, worse than any frontpage
> created "my first website" I've ever seen, and hardly encourages a
> "high-tech entrepreneur" to bother with a second glance.  [1]
> Who's behind this group, what is their agenda, what is their focus,
> and why did you take the time to post it here?  I assume there are
> good answers to these questions, but they're missing from the
> website.
> [1] yes this is harsh.  Did I mention the links that don't work the
> first click, but do the second, rewarding you with a "would you like
> to download a registered copy of the software that built this site?"
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