About us

We are a team of entrepreneurs, web developers and part of Innova Global Technology (A trained Google apps for works re seller - Orange County California) . 

We have been using Google Apps  and Google Sites since 2006. Since the start, we have designed and deployed over one thousand Google sites (Internet and intranet) . Thus, we clearly are familiar with power of Google Apps, its integration with Google Sites and Google apps market place products and services.

We develop websites based on Mobile first to be simple but extremely effective and optimize-able.
We focus on the main message and conversion. Our focus here is based on "Mobile-First Approach" , Using Google sites features.

We are Crowd, CrowdSource and CrowdFund centric in our design and deployment.  

CrowdFunding (Internet fund raising)  is all about your Crowd (friends and families) and Funding. 

You need to raise awareness and find your early investors at the same time that you are developing your idea and building your prototype. (Marketing and development at the same time). 

One of the best method is using your own CrowdFunding Project Mobile Website. Most people carry a mobile device (I.e.cell phone) and you can open your elevator message (or pitch deck) by asking them to access their device and your " Call to action" Mobile website. Get your Google Fabric mobile.

Our Mentors

CrowdFundingConference Leader

Dr. Joseph Greco Ph.D and Finance Professor

Dr. Joe Greco began his business career as a financial analyst with the multinational Santa Fe International Corporation where he held positions as a project and corporate accountant and then a financial analyst responsible for the analysis of financial statements from 26 subsidiaries‚ various mergers and potential acquisitions. After completing his Ph.D. in financial economics‚ he entered the academic world as the holder of the Rhodes Chair in International Business at Baker University in Kansas.

His fields of research have focused on global equity markets‚ especially in the area of high tech firms. After a successful tenure at Baker‚ Dr. Greco moved to the Finance Department at the California State University‚ Fullerton teaching live as well as distance-learning courses in international finance and investments.

Tagline: CrowdFunding Consultant

Sydney Armani

Sydney is a long time silicon valley entrepreneur‚ with more than twenty years experience in Valley's community acting in both an entrepreneurial and investing capacity. he is a CrowdFunding visionary and trail blazer with an unusual ability to see synergies between the different elements that make up the ecosystem. His enthusiasm is infectious and I have enjoyed working with him. engaging entrepreneur and outstanding networker and visionary of CrowdFunding.

A creative person at heart‚ he's working on building CrowdFunding platform " Live CrowdFunding demo pitch contest building bridge for new generation of Startup's in the CrowdFunding industry. He is a valuable contributor for us. Sydney is publisher of CrowdFundBeat.com‚ an online daily CrowdFunding news site in US and UK. He is also the organizer of the annual Silicon Valley Meets Crowdfunders conference in Palo Alto‚ CA

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Intellectual Property Litigation and the Procurement of Patent Rights

Michael A. Shimokaji

Michael is an expert in intellectual property litigation and the procurement of patent rights domestically and abroad. For more than 20 years‚ Michael Shimokaji has supported clients in industries as diverse as aerospace‚ apparel‚ household products‚ medical devices‚ software‚ telecommunications‚ photo imaging‚ and semiconductors. He is the author of articles that include"Inducement and Contributory Infringement Theories to Regulate Pre-Patent Issuance Activity" 37 IDEA 571 (1997); "Type of Use Determines Whether Use of Web Content Will Be Infringing" L.A. Daily Journal‚ August 22‚ 2002; and "Cease and Desist Letters May Contain Some Hidden Perils" L.A. Daily Journal‚ February 27‚ 2003;. He has lectured for local and national organizations in the US‚ as well as abroad‚ on various intellectual property topics.

Tagline :Patenting‚ Intellectual Property Litigation
CrowdFunding and Business Consultant

Edwin Dearborn

The Orange County Register referred to Edwin as a “Marketing Expert”. Edwin has been featured in Entrepreneur and other national media outlets.

Edwin’s new book, Power Branding Secrets will be released in June of 2015 through Amazon and Kindle. A book two years in the making, Power Branding Secrets reveals how any entrepreneur, startup or existing SMB can catapult their brand’s awareness, thus generating more publicity, inbound leads and higher sales.

Tagline: Business Consulatnt‚ CrowdFunding Consultant
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Arie Shen

Arie has created a diverse and successful career growing companies and leveraging business opportunities. Arie’s international background, experience and training have successfully guided a broad range of companies, including B2B, B2C and non-profit organizations. He is passionate about management in all its aspects: social, psychological, process, leadership (both inward and outward facing), employees and org. functional hierarchy.

Arie has developed a rich career in managing company ecosystems with suppliers, VARS, customers, advocates and regulators. His technical skills, operational management and creative thinking address employer needs in operations, supply chain issues, marketing and sales.

Tagline: Business Consulatnt, CrowdFunding Consultant, Strategic Business Advisor
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Jim Anderson

Jim had a number of very successful and rewarding years in management. His career really began when he graduated from business school where he was the founder and leader of the entrepreneur club and caused a major donor to fund a new entrepreneurship program. Since then he has worked for companies ranging from an Information Technology startup to a Real Estate business.

He really enjoys what he does and is very good at it. He currently serves as the President of JWA Capital Holdings LLC an investment holding company‚ and volunteers as a minister at New Life Christian Fellowship helping people with their personal finances and leading worship.

Tagline: Business Consulatnt‚ CrowdFunding Consultant
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CrowdFunding Psychoanalyst

Dr. Christy Demetriades

Dr. Christy brings a unique perspective to the team as her background in psychology and human behavior will assist your business in understanding crowd dynamics‚ how to establish credibility‚ build trust and target the appropriate individuals for your campaign. The consultative relationship is project oriented and situation specific. Dr. Demetriades will work with an organization regarding its particular need to help them achieve the desired outcome.

She works with the key principals involved and assists in forming a plan. She will help with the group strategically utilize their resources‚ coordinate individual and team roles and responsibilities‚ and provide council until the very end. Dr. Christy Demetriades has a Ph.D. and M.S. in Clinical Psychology and a B.S. in Exercise Sports Science. 

Tagline: Psychoanalyst‚ CrowdFunding Psychoanalyst
CrowdFunding Manufacturing and Technology Specialist

Sam Mian

Born and raised in London, England, Mr. Mian specializes in Business and Product Development. 

Mr. Mian launched his first start-up company in the 1990's which focused on Engineering, Manufacturing, and Design of Industrial “Fluid” Handling Solutions with primary focus in industries such as hydroponics, aquaculture, waste water treatment, and biogas conveyance.

Since then, Mr. Mian has co-founded companies specializing in Engineering, Renewable Energy, and Commodities Trading.   

Mr. Mian has been involved in Renewable Energy, and more specifically power generation from Biomass for the last several years and is very knowledgeable in Power Plant Design and Operations having negotiated and successfully completed several projects in the United States and throughout Latin America.

Tagline: Manufacturing, Technology, Renewable Energy, and Commodities 
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CrowdFunding Lawyer

Bryan Gianesin

Bryan Gianesin is a seasoned business transaction and securities lawyer. He has advised more than 400 startups‚ entrepreneurs‚ and business clients over the last 26 years. He has lived in and worked in Orange County‚ California for over 30 years.

Bryan has a passion for entrepreneurs and business owners and has advised numerous local and national companies regarding business structure‚ business operations‚ private placements and public offerings. He submitted his first public offering S-18 Registration Statement in 1987.

Business owners and entrepreneurs seek Bryan’s advice and insight regarding forming the proper entity‚ creating clear and concise contractual relationships among owners‚ employees‚ and third party vendors and customers. Bryan acts as the "go to" legal; consultant for numerous established businesses. business in their day-to-day business operations. He also advises clients respecting private financing through self-underwritings and angel and venture investors. Bryan has an in-depth knowledge of how to best structure private financing to maximize its benefit for all parties.

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Tagline: Attorney‚ securities lawyer‚ CrowdFunding‚ Orange County‚ California‚ S-18 Registration‚ IPO
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Virtual Communities and Social Media Leader

Howard Rheingold

Rheingold was born in Phoenix‚ Arizona. He attended Reed College in Portland‚ Oregon‚ from 1964 to 1968. His senior thesis was entitled "What Life Can Compare with This? Sitting Alone at the Window‚ I Watch the Flowers Bloom‚ the Leaves Fall‚ the Seasons Come and Go."

A lifelong fascination with mind altering and its methods led Rheingold to the Institute of Noetic Sciences and Xerox PARC. There he worked on and wrote about the earliest personal computers. This led to his writing Tools for Thought in 1985‚ a history of the people behind the personal computer. Around that time he first logged on to The WELL - an influential early online community.

He explored the experience in his seminal book‚ The Virtual Community.Net smart and watch Howard's TED presentation video

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James Doane

An innovator in online marketing‚ Jim has been a manager and executive at Fox Interactive‚ TradingMarkets‚ and Discus Dental. During his career‚ he has overseen social media marketing‚ e-commerce management‚ and demand generation for online properties such as MySpace‚ IGN‚ Intelligent Beauty‚ TradingMarkets‚ Askmen‚ BriteSmile‚ Toshiba‚ and Bingo.com.

Prior to embracing the Internet‚ Jim created direct marketing campaigns at ADVO Direct and MoneyMailer for national brands such as Honda‚ Yamaha‚ Firestone Tires‚ and Ralphs markets. He now heads up IM4C‚ a consulting firm that specializes in managing online marketing projects for established firms and entreprenurial start-ups.

Tagline: Internet Marketing‚ Social media‚ Pinterest‚ Facebook‚ Twitter‚ blogging‚ SEO‚ PPC‚ Internet marketing‚ e-commerce‚ user experience‚ website design‚ content management systems‚ marketing systems integration.
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Kent Mihlbauer

20+ year marketing / ad agency veteran. Industries include‚ Mobile/cellular provider‚ Automotive‚ Fashion‚ Investment‚ service/BtoB. Expertise in Automotive marketing - Brand and Retail divisions for Toyota/Lexus‚ AutoNation‚ Kia‚ Mazda‚ & Hyundai. Recent overseas project in Saudi Arabia‚ where I was tapped to develop strategic planning & analysis division for Toyota/Lexus ad agency‚ Dentsu - Drive Communications.

Developed Dealer Associations for Kia - added 7 markets which grew Western region sales by 10% in 12 months Rebranded Hyundai "America's Best Warranty" - 300% growth in 4 years under new direction Rebranded PacSun to female friendly - increased female sales from 31% to 44% of total annual sales Goal: Solve Brand & Retail business issues for big‚ medium‚ or small companies by using technology focused solutions and strategic targeted communications.

Strategic planning‚ consumer targeting‚ brand & product positioning‚ digital media & traditional media‚ sales.

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Marketing and PR

Steve Nolan

Binary Ventures is the third software company I’ve founded. Thanks to my co-founder Christy Harner, I was finally able to build the software company that I’ve always envisioned. Its the perfect blend of our collective passions: creativity, technology and people.

We’ve perfected outsourcing by selecting only best of breed development teams in four different continents, and seven different cities and time zones. Our hybrid model relies on our experienced team of onshore product managers to mitigate the risks, communication, and cultural barriers typically associated with offshore development.

Tagline: Marketing, Design, Branding and Mobile & Web-based Development
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Brenda Wunsch

Brenda Wunsch has a proven executive management track record and over 30 years of experience in advertising and marketing. Most recently, Brenda was President of Sandpiper Marketing/OnQmedia. During her tenure at Sandpiper/OnQ Media, she was instrumental in implementing financial strategies and maximizing all the available resources including branding for several start-up companies. Prior to OnQ Media, Brenda held the position of CEO of Ventura Marketing for 20 years, servicing local, national and international clients.

As CEO, she developed new product offerings and revenues in alignment with the company’s commercialization, technology and sales activities. She developed strong comprehensive marketing programs and branding services for Fortune 500 companies. Some recognizable names include: Four Seasons Hotels, Hewlett Packard, Gamakatsu, Mailboxes Etc., MGM Studios, The Wall Street Journal, and Service Corporation International (SCI), Pet Central, Air Tech. Brenda began her entrepreneurial career marketing commercials for the local television and radio stations in Washington State, while attending Evergreen State College and earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications.

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Amir Goren

Amir Goren, Founder of Invobit, a virtual factoring agency, has background in software and hardware video systems. He previously co-founded Piercell, an incubator nano-bio company. Amir holds a master in Biomedical Enterprise from Harvard-MIT Division of Health Science and Technology, MBA, B.Sc in industrial engineering and he is an alumnus of Harvard Business School’s General Management Program.

Tagline: Marketing, Film & Video, Technology, Investors, VCs or Angles, Bitcoin
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Investment Management and Financial Planning

Donna Adam

Donna has worked with business owners and entrepreneurs since the mid-80's to attain their financial goals and objectives. Most recently‚ has specialized in exit planning services for owners (the opposite side of crowdfunding).

Tagline: Organization‚ Project management‚ Marketing‚ Visionary; Empathy; and Communication.

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Market Research & Financial Analysis

Thomas Miezejeski

Proven track record of increasing profits and improving operations‚ in all functional areas‚ of a wide range of businesses. Most recently involved working on Crowd Funding projects. ·Founded iSelfPay a mobile payments company that enabled person to person and consumer to merchants payments.

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Executive Coach

Greg Johnson

Greg Johnson is an international business executive with expertise ranging from operations to marketing and business development. He launched his career in Japan managing real estate development projects for Mitsui Construction. After leaving Mitsui Construction‚ Greg joined Regus‚ the world’s largest provider of serviced office solutions‚ and launched the serviced office concept in Japan. Greg established Regus Japan K.K.‚ the Japanese subsidiary.

As President of Regus Japan K.K.‚ Greg negotiated and secured the lease in 3 of Tokyo’s most premier business addresses‚ directed the interior office construction in accordance with Regus’ standards‚ hired a staff of 20‚ and had the business running in the black in less than 18 months. After returning to California‚ Greg consulted for a number of American companies‚ helping them to establish and expand their presence in the Japanese market. He has also successfully directed the marketing and business development in North America for companies such as Lion Office Products and Takagi Tankless Water Heaters.

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Gary Brewer

Gary has over 25 years experience in product branding development‚ channel management‚ marketing communications and internet marketing. He has a proven track record of consistently delivering record revenue growth in manufacturing‚ distribution and service environments. Gary is currently President of Digital Eye Media a leading national brand management and internet marketing firm that serves the online marketing industry using social media‚ search engine marketing and brand development.

In his first year he increased revenue by 210% and Digital Eye Media was later awarded the prestigious ADDY Award from The American Advertising Federation‚ the world's largest and toughest advertising competition. Earlier‚ Gary was the Senior Vice President of Global Sales for Rand Technology‚ one of the most respected international electronic component distributors in the world. During his tenure‚ Rand tripled sales and won the Hi-Tech Company of the Year Award. Rand awarded him with its Rand Corporate Achievement Award for Outstanding Service.

Tagline: branding development‚ channel management‚ marketing communications and internet marketing

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Tax Expert‚ Business CPA

Penny M. Fox

Over three decades of experience providing professional accounting‚ tax and consulting services to business and individuals in Orange County. Throughout this time she has shared her business acumen with industries as diverse as restaurants‚ manufacturers‚ designers‚ medical professionals‚ contractors‚ real estate brokers and developers‚ retail establishments and many other entrepreneurs. She has also provided valuable consulting services to individuals in income tax planning‚ estate tax planning‚ divorce consulting and bankruptcy planning. An Orange County resident since the mid-seventies‚ Penny graduated from California State University - Fullerton in 1978 and passed the CPA Exam in 1979. Penny has been a member of the California Society of CPAs since receiving her license in 1980

Penny M. Fox‚ CPA is a full service accounting and consulting firm. We cater to a wide variety of clients ranging from individuals to medium-sized corporations. We specialize in tax and accounting services‚ including tax planning and tax return preparation‚ and bookkeeping. In addition to our specialty areas‚ we also provide retirement planning‚ business consulting‚ estate planning‚ trust consulting‚ divorce planning and bankruptcy planning.

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Shapour Daneshmand

Shapour Daneshmand is an accomplished producer and director with more than 25 years’ film and video experience. The son of a judge‚ Shapour is‚ at his core‚ an activist with a keen sense of justice and a passion for giving voice and insight into political and social injustice. An ardent advocate for free speech‚ transparency‚ and the basic human dignity of a poverty-free word‚ he is called—in his life and work as a director‚ cinematographer and gifted story-teller—to peel away the layers of repression and human suffering through the voice and lens of his camera. His passion for producing and directing is evident in the texture and poignant quality of his broad body of work.

Tagline: Videographer‚ Producer‚ Director‚
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Campaign Manager and Social Media Expert

Sallar Khorramshahi (Sam Khorram)

Sallar was born and raised in Orange County‚ California. He is currently a student in College and has been creating websites since the young age of 8. In 2009‚ he was exposed to Google Apps and became partners with a Google App Reselling company. He now runs a company called Orange County Cloud Apps which provides Google Apps solutions for Local Businesses. He is experienced in Website Development‚ Search Engine Optimization‚ Video Optimization‚ Graphics Design‚ and Online Marketing. He has an extensive background in Social Media strategy and implementation which is his primary role as a CrowdFunding Mentor. Through his methods and strategies he has helped countless CrowdFunding Campaigns to reach and surpass their campaign goals.

Tagline: Google Apps Reseller‚ Cloud Apps‚ Social Media Expert‚ Web Developer‚ Graphic Designer‚ Online Marketing Guru, Coding Specialist

Senior CrowdFunding Content Developer and Script Writer

Lisa Bruhn

Lisa Bruhn is an electronics sales executive by day and a freelance screenwriter and blogger by night. She wrote a feature film script - CARVING A LIFE‚ which is filming fall of 2013 in San Diego and Los Angeles. Lisa also writes Kickstarter and other short scripts.

Lisa is also a travel blogger for fun at TrenchCoatTravels.com‚ aspiring french pastry baker‚ and Lisa has a passion to explore new places around the world. "There's so much out there to learn about and explore‚ how can anyone be bored!"

Tagline: Content Developer‚ Script Writer
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Principal Business Process & Crowd Consultant‚ Client Executive‚ Business Development Director

Stephen A. Gutierrez

Steve Gutierrez is a seasoned and nationally accomplished Business Executive‚ Manager‚ and Insightful Advisor. The most recent 10 years have been dedicated to anEntrepreneurialand Business Startup focus‚ from direct hands on launch thru leveraging Emerging Technologies to identify‚ capture and motivatetheCROWD in the Digital Marketplace. Having his professional endeavors launch‚ while completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Southern California School of Business‚ he was selected by IBM to represent USC in the Co-operative Education Program. He excelled within this challenging environment‚ during the explosion of the Information Technology Industry‚ expanding his business acumen from the technical ranks through corporate sales‚ sales management and enablement

As the "Information Age" grew out from behind the "glass window and locked doors" of the Computer Center‚ his business development‚ technology and management skills expanded into the fast growing Telecommunications Industry.

Tagline: Business Process Adviser & Principal CrowdFunding Consultant
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Crowd‚ Expert and Cloud Sourcing - CKO

David Khorram-shahi

He has acquired a Masters Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of New York. Has 35 years of experience in Corporate and Small Business. His passions are CrowdFunding‚ helping to raise capital for others ideas‚ and business. He has a good friend called Google (The Innovation Engine) helping him.

During last 35 years‚ He has Co-Founded a series of companies which he has successfully and profitably managed. These organizations have completed projects that collectively generated above 700 million dollars in profit. He is also the founder and business development manager of Crowd Innovators focusing on building the largest global CrowdSourcing think-tank‚ to address and solve human social and business challenges on a global scale using CrowdSourcing Science. Management innovations through power of Crowd Innovations. He is the architect and developer of CrowdSourcing engines.

Tagline: CrowdSourcing‚ Google Apps‚ CowdFunding Portal ‚ CowdFunding Websites‚ Crowdfunding Platform‚ Googlelator

Website and Graphic Design

Rafael Hernandez

Rafael has been designing and constructing sites for over 15 years. He has a background in web, graphic, typographical, and art design. Along with his design background he has a background knowledge in IT and other computer sciences. Rafael operates SEOWebPower a sister division of CrowdFunding Planning. Along side SEOWebPower helps CrowdFunding Planning as a back office IT and Support. Rafael has successfully has launched several hundred websites including CrowdFundingMentors‚ CrowdFunding Planning, as well as other CrowdFunding, business, non-profit, entertainment websites. He earned experience in Search Engine Optimization and Google Sites Design and intellectual knowledge in Social Media and IT technical work, Google Apps for business migration‚ Domain & DNS management.

Tagline: Web Design‚ Graphic Design‚ Google Apps for Business‚ Google Apps Migration‚ DNS Management‚ and Typographer.