Greg Isenberg is an Internet entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
Today's episode is possible because of Superside! Head to to hire a dedicated team of designers for your project! Joined our private FB group yet? It's a page where people share each others million dollar ideas or what they're already working on: Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP) talks to Greg Isenberg (@gregisenberg) who is the Head of Product at WeWork, the cofounder of a product studio called Late Checkout, and he’s an advisor for TikTok. Today's topic include: Greg talks about how came about (1:30), Greg talks about his background (4:50), Shaan and Greg talk about what drew them to Silicon Valley (11:00), Greg talks about selling his businesses to StumbleUpon and WeWork (19:00), Shaan and Greg talk business ideas (22:30), How to think about consumer internet products (26:00), Discussing how Evan Spiegel explained Snapchat (36:40) and How to invent the future and think about new products or ideas (45:45).  See for privacy and opt-out information.
Michael Galpert (@msg) and Greg Isenberg (@gregisenberg) join Erik on this episode. They Discuss:- What’s changed about consumer social in the past year- The rise of vertical social networks- The success and future of TikTok- The role of startup acquisitions in making a successful social network- Will there be a new social network for every generation- Will future social networks incorporate a physical element- How will consumer social be different a year from nowThanks for listening — if you like what you hear, please review us on your favorite podcast platform.Check us out on the web at or get in touch with us on Twitter @villageglobal.Venture Stories is brought to you by Village Global, and is hosted by co-founder and partner, Erik Torenberg.
Social Studies is a talk show produced by TINT about marketing, social media, and technology through the lens of the industry's most innovative minds. Hosted by Nathan Zaru. In this episode we welcome Greg Isenberg, founder and CEO at 5by. You can tweet us with comments and requests
This is the fifteenth episode of Hack To Start. Your hosts, Franco Varriano (on Twitter @ FrancoVarriano) and Tyler Copeland (on Twitter @ TylerCopeland), speak with Greg Isenberg(on Twitter @ GregIsenberg), the founder and CEO of 5By about building products, investing, and the value of networks and partnerships. Greg is from Montreal, Canada and has been building products since he was 13. By the age of 25, he'd already sold 3 companies and been angel investing for over a year. He'd also built major social campaigns for brands like FedEX, NASCAR, TechCrunch & Wordpress. His most recent company is 5By, the best place to find, watch and share amazing videos, now acquired by StumbleUpon.
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Feb 3rd, 1989
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2 hours, 35 minutes
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