Andrew Lane 2004 Gamay
I tried this the other night after attending an event hosted by 7×7 Magazine in San Francisco. I meet Andrew Dickson, winemaker of Andrew Lane Wines. It was amazing, so I tracked down a bottle for myself.
I paired it with spicy sesame/chili noodles with chicken and green onions. OH MY OH MY!
The art of PR should never be underestimated it should be thoroughly embraced.
New companies that enter markets with well-established competitors may have great solutions and truly superior designs, but they also have an intractable problem. The competition is established, they are not, and markets always bend toward the familiar.
Add to that the typically limited budget of a start-up and the barriers are high enough to predestine new companies to failure unless they have a very effective mechanism of some sort, in place and ready to help carve a piece of the existing market for themselves.
Every now and then I’m quoted, or even more shocking, asked for my advice. Unfortunately, they always leave out the expletives.
Here’s the official press release from FutureWorks…
Entrepreneur Magazine Features Brian Solis in April Issue
Solis, regarded as an expert in how tech can be used is realworld applications, offers accounts for today’s busy entrepreneurs
San Jose, Calif., April 25, 2006 – FutureWorks, Inc., an award-winning public relations agency, today announced that Entrepreneur Magazine included company founder, Brian Solis in the April article, “On the Move.”