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How to Get World Class Experts to Support Your Company

As the former CEO of a professional expert network, I’m a firm believer in the value of speedy access to relevant experts.  I was excited to see that GLG (formerly Gerson Lehrman Group), the industry leader, is now offering a professional network service geared to the needs of the startup community: [...continue reading]

Expert Networks Rollup – Business Connect China merges with Evalueserve Circle of Experts and Tribeca Insights

Congratulations to Business Connect China, which is merging with my old company, Evalueserve Circle of Experts, and Tribeca Insights to form a new consolidated expert network, Advantus Global. Integrity Research reports, "At the high water mark, there were over 45 expert networks. By our count, [...continue reading]

Goodbye Expert Networks, Hello Private Equity: Coverage from Integrity Research

Integrity Research wrote a nice blog post about the new startup I'm working on: "As more research providers emerge to analyze the public markets (there are now over 3,500 research providers in our database), one gap in the market are research providers for the private markets. David [...continue reading]

Integrity Research Names Evalueserve Circle of Experts 2008 Top Pick as Asia/ Emerging Market Specialist Expert Network

I'm happy to report that Integrity Research, the leading research firm that analyzes the investment research industry, has named < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Evalueserve Circle of Experts the 2008 Top Pick as Asia/ Emerging Market Specialist [...continue reading]

Indian Gold Market Overview

A Bullish Slant from this Key Market We recently listened to a conference call with a preeminent expert in the Indian gold market, and several of the points raised during the call merit the attention of commodity-oriented investors. Short term macro issues like the weakness of the dollar or global [...continue reading]

Evalueserve acquires Nitron Circle of Experts

I'm happy to report that Evalueserve has acquired Nitron Circle of Experts. I originally met with some of the senior management at EVS because I was recruiting them to consult for some clients. That conversation led to another conversation, and another, which led to an offer, which led to an [...continue reading]

Wall Street Journal Today: Big Investors Turn to Network of Informants

Nitron Advisors is featured on the front page of today's Wall Street Journal: Big Investors Turn to Network of Informants "For professional investors, something akin to what Match.com has done for the nation's singles...hooking up middle managers from hundreds of companies with professional [...continue reading]

Nitron Advisors joins The National Research Exchange, Inc.

I'm happy to report that Nitron Advisors has joined The National Research Exchange, Inc. Here's the press release: Leading network of frontline industry experts broadens The NRE's platform NEW YORK, NY, November 7, 2006 /PRNewswire/ -- Nitron Advisors, Inc., a leading provider of direct [...continue reading]

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