The emergence of the cloud has accelerated growth of companies of every size and in every industry. Cloud-based businesses can quickly deliver value and efficiently scale to thousands of customers. However, launching and running a cloud-based business has unique opportunities and challenges. Subscription-based revenue models may be attractive to investors, but gaining and maintaining those first customers is difficult.
Join us Tuesday, June 19 at 6PM for a presentation by Tim Lynch (VP for Stamford-based text analytics platform, OdinText) on the vision and promise of cloud-based businesses, the pitfalls to avoid, and the different approaches cloud services use to gain and hold wide market adoption.
Attendance is free of charge. WHIPgroup will provide drinks and light snacks.
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