LLC

Before today, I had never started a company. So I’m pleased to announce that it’s official: today, Paleoflow, LLC was born. I feel like I am at the beginning of an amazing journey. This marks the first official step of getting the business off the ground. Look out world, here comes an(other) LLC! I think of the many individuals who have launched their first businesses throughout time – the pride, the excitement, the anxiety – I now find myself more interested in the stores in the strip mall who experienced this rush when they first opened their doors. I’m not nearly that...

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Sacramenticon Valley

“If only I lived in Silicon Valley I could recruit the brightest technical minds for my start-up.” This thought has crossed my mind often over the last few years as I have toyed around with several start-up ideas. The temptation, however, is not grounded in reality. The truth is, there are very few who would actually be crazy enough to join me even if I lived in Mountain View. On paper, this company, which today is a one-man show, is about as high-risk as it gets. I literally have no experience in this field, only experience in government, politics, campaigns, and lobbying. And...

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Starting Up

I’ve wanted to start a company for a long time. While I’ve dabbled into business ventures, both solo and with partnerships over the years, I decided in September to reshuffle and re-prioritize my ideas in order to jump behind the wheels of this car. I am now focusing my efforts on an idea I have played around with for about a year and a half. I forget exactly the month and day the idea was developed. It could have been Spring of 2010. I do remember it was a Sunday. I was driving with a friend and I told him of a design project I was working on and how I was eager to get it up...

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