Category Archives: Mahalo

My First Post on Medium: Never Volunteer for the Away Team

I just published my first piece on Medium. LESSONS LEARNED:¬†Never volunteer for the away team.¬†Alternate title: A brief history of Crowd Fusion, The Daily, and working your way out of a job. Here’s an excerpt: But as someone who had … Continue reading

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Why I left…

… Fordham University in 2006: Jason Calacanis offered me the position of Managing Editor for Netscape.com. … Netscape in 2007: AOL had fired or lost all their great upper management and were being run by two people who didn’t know … Continue reading

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Go Team Mahalo! Congrats on Mahalo 4.0 “Learn Anything”

I just saw that Team Mahalo and Jason launched Mahalo 4.0 today and it’s looking good. Check out the video about what’s new: Very cool! *Note: I am a former employee with vested stock options in Mahalo. Jackson’s future college … Continue reading

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Mahalo 2.0 is alive!

Congratulations to Jason and the Mahalo team for the launch of Mahalo 2.0. The pre-launch press started to trickle out just a few hours ago with several outlets calling the new Mahalo a Wikipedia that pays. As a former employee … Continue reading

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This Week in Startups, Episode 1: Jason Calacanis speaks with Brian Alvey about Crowd Fusion

In case you missed it, This Week in Startups, Episode 1 aired live the other day. It’s hosted by my friend and old boss at Mahalo, Jason Calacanis, and Jason’s first guest was Brian Alvey, who happens to be my … Continue reading

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