The following Ventures and Investments are keeping me real busy…
Nifty Marketing is a local search marketing company that focuses on working with companies who want to target a specific location online. Nifty does everything from social media campaigns to ppc advertising and works with ma + pa shops to publicly traded companies.
The Voice of Mini Cassia (sold to Times News)
The Voice is a free newspaper delivered to 18,000 households in southern Idaho each week. It is a hybrid between a mailer/newspaper and has been the fastest (and only) growing newspaper in our area whilst the competition around us has lost subscribers/advertisers.
LocalU is a nationwide conference series sponsored by Google, Bing, Nokia, and others that I am a co-owner of. We bring the nations leading experts to different cities to discuss local search marketing with small and large businesses and provide training materials and workshops to educate.
Photo Pie backdrops is an ecommerce site that creates custom printed backdrops for photographers. We provide backdrops for everything from photobooths to red carpet events.
Stokes is a combination grocery chain and hardware store across Idaho, Utah, and Montana with corporate operations in Burley. I invested in 2 store locations in Butte and Anaconda.