Amanda Freeman

Remember when I interviewed the founder of Ideal Bite about about how she sold her email newsletter business for a reported $20 million?

Jason Baptiste saw it and told me that Vital Juice is backed by the same investor (Pilot Group) and already has a bigger mailing list. So I invited Vital Juice’s co-founder Amanda Freeman to do an interview and teach how she built her business and why you should consider giving email more attention.

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Jason Jacobs

There’s a shocking moment towards the end of this interview when I ask Jason Jacobs what kind of internet connection he’s on, and he says he’s “technically illiterate” and doesn’t know. The guy founded RunKeeper whose app has been installed on millions of mobile phones because it automagically lets runners track and share their runs. How did he do it if he’s technically illiterate and can’t code?

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