Silicon Valley Watcher - Former FT journalist Tom Foremski reporting from the intersection of technology and media

New on TechOne: Startups start up at Buck's Diner; Getting around IT roadblocks

Posted by Tom Foremski - August 27, 2007

Breakfast with Jamis

Valerie Cunningham interviews Jamis McNiven, the owner of Buck's Diner, in Woodside, Calif. This is where many of Silicon Valley's most famous companies got their start: pitching their business plans in breakfast meetings with local VCs.

Social media in the enterprise

IT departments often try to block various projects such as implementing social media platforms. I attended a recent Third Thursday meeting where Josh Hallett, and Alex Kim, from Solution Set, talk about building social media platforms within enterprises and how to get around any roadblocks from IT departments.

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