So let me start catching you guys up. I’m not going to spend too much time talking about my past businesses, but understand that things that I learned in all of my preceding ventures has prepared me for what I’m trying to do now. I’ve learned from the many mistakes I’ve made as well as from some of the stuff I did well.

So last spring(06′) I called a couple of my frat brothers and said there is no reason why we can’t pool some of our mental and financial resources and start something great. So after a series of phone calls and meetings, we settled on a social networking business. Yada Yada Yada we got the site up and running did a little guerilla marketing and we were off.  There was a bit of conflict, one of the 3 partners really wasn’t feeling the direction we were taking, myself and the other guy were in agreements as the direction was what we had planed from the beginning. So long story short the tired guy kinda’ faded away, that left me and AT to handle things. So after about 8 months of works and me thinking about this. I told AT we need to go in a different direction. The site wasn’t growing, we hadn’t had a new member in months, the site content had gotten stale, and the level of effort we put in dropped of dramatically.I told AT that we need to focus on a much more narrow niche for the site. Come up with something that the big guys are not doing and that smaller rivals hadn’t tapped into yet either.

It is during this mental process time that I started having discussions with an Attorney turned film maker. We 1st talked during the Christmas season of 06′. But is a conversation in mid January that we came up with the idea for a new project for reddotnetwork.com. The concept was awesome in its simplicity and potentail.

So that’s where I find myself today. Working with AT and Lee on reluanching the site not as a social networking site, but as a destination for users to watch compelling content featuring entertainers. Its a destination site with very targeted content but with appeal to a pretty wide audience. My main concern about this venture is that I don’t know Lee, I know people that know him, which is how we started talking. I heard about things that he was doing just as he heard of things that I was doing.  A mutual friend let me know that he was interested in discussing business opportunities and it went from there. Any way, I don’t know him, so I can’t say that I trust him. I don’t have a reason not too, but business partnerships can go real bad real fast, so I’m a little weary.

I guess that enough for tonight. Nect time I’ll talk about some other projects that I’m working on…

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