Affluent Magazine To Run My Monthly Gadget Column

Ok, it’s definitely not CrunchGear , but it’s still a fun extension of PR2.0 and my work at FutureWorks PR.

I’ve always had a passion for gadgets and new technology and have been recently featured in Entrepreneur, San Jose Business Journal, Tech Web, AP, among others over the years, for how I use technology in business.

Affluent Magazine , The Authority on Lifestyle, recently asked if I would write a monthly piece to highlight the latest and greatest gadgets, so I thought I’d take it on for awhile- especially since I have an incredible amount of free time. ;)

You can read the release here.

My first article featured the Mvox MV900 Bluetooth speakerphone (I use this thing on a daily basis). The latest issue features my review of Adesso ‘s very cool CyberPad .

The interesting thing is that since these articles ran, I’ve received numerous phone calls, not emails, about where readers can buy the these products. My email address runs with each article, however, they actually have to do some research to find my phone number. Says something about the demographic…

Tags: Affluent , Adesso , Cyberpad , Brian Solis , crunchgear , mvox , mv900 , entrepreneur



Brian Solis is principal at Altimeter Group, a research firm focused on disruptive technology. A digital analyst, anthropologist, and futurist, Solis has studied and influenced the effects of emerging technology on business, marketing, and culture. Solis is also globally recognized as one of the most prominent thought leaders and published authors in new media. His new book, What's the Future of Business (WTF), explores the landscape of connected consumerism and how business and customer relationships unfold and flourish in four distinct moments of truth. His previous book, The End of Business as Usual, explores the emergence of Generation-C, a new generation of customers and employees and how businesses must adapt to reach them. Prior to End of Business, Solis released Engage, which is regarded as the industry reference guide for businesses to market, sell and service in the social web.

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