733: How to Find the Right App Ideas with Gary Levitt
App Marketing by App Masters
Want to know if your app idea is going to be successful? Well you're about to discover how today's guest researches his ideas along with a super cool Chrome Extension. Also, he share how he got his initial growth, how changing to a subscription model has helped his business and lastly how he found his app developer and now co-founder. Gary Levitt is the Co-Founder at Future Moments. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/app-marketing-podcast/message
What’s it like to start a company for $50… and sell it for $42 million? For many people, this might sound like a dream. But for Gary Levitt, it was reality. Learn how Gary had his email marketing company Mad Mimi acquired by GoDaddy, his recommendations on email marketing best practices, and tons more. Full show notes at http://okdork.com/podcast/41
How Former Jazz Musician Turned Entrepreneur Gary Levitt Built His First Startup
The Listen Israel Podcast
Startup Nation Story: How Former Jazz Musician Turned Entrepreneur Gary Levitt Built His First StartupGary Levitt was writing music for Oprah Winfrey but wasn't feeling it, therefore he pivoted into tech with almost no experience, and managed to build a start email marketing app called Mad Mimi that did so well it was bought by GoDaddy in 2014 for integration into their platform. This interview takes you into Gary's story, how he got to where he is today, the lessons he learned on the way, and all kinds of other gems for the aspiring entrepreneur.For more Listen Israel content visit: www.listenisrael.com
From 14 hour shifts as a Busboy in SOHO to selling his company Mad Mimi for $45,000,000 to Godaddy, this interview with Gary Levitt is one of the most inspirational I have ever heard. Hear his story and ignite your passion! From working on the music for The Oprah Winfrey Show to his love for Jazz and how he taught himself HTML from a book, this interview will keep you on the edge of your seat and waiting for more! Learn about his belief in remote working, always going to the top and his being anti-establishment and why that matters. You will learn something from this episode and be inspired. Name: Gary Levitt Website: www.MadMimi.com New Co: Pinecone.com LinkedIn: Gary Levitt on LinkedIn Twitter: @garyjoe People, Companies and Books Mentioned in this Episode MadMimi GoDaddy.com Tim Ferris & the 4 Hour Work Week (Gary Did not read it) But he did watch this Ted Talk with Tim Getting Real By Jason Fried from 37 Signals Oprah Winfrey Sonic Bids Head First HTML & CSS By: Elisabeth Robson Media Temple Ruby on Rails David Heinemeier Hansson Jeff Patton User Story Mapping by: Jeff Patton (Gary calls this on of the greatest books ever written) Jet Blue Original Mad Mimi Launch Article on Mashable Original Mad Mimi Launch Article on Ajaxian Starbucks Dave Hoover Tobie Langel Constant Contact MailChimp Bob Parsons KKR SilverLake GoDaddy is Acquired for $2.25 Billion Dribbble.com Pinecone Bibi Netanyahu Naftali Bennett ——— Are you enjoying this podcast? Please take 30 seconds and rate it on iTunes! Every 5 Stars helps us get more noticed! To learn more about me, please check out Nachum.co Thank you for listening!!