Consumer + Design Weekend Accelerator

Not too long ago Michael Tavani of Scoutmob fame announced that he was leaving his day to day role there. Shortly thereafter he launched Switchyards, a consumer brand incubator focused on design and based in Atlanta. On June 6 Switchyards will be hosting a consumer design weekend accelerator event at Scoutmob.  Given my experience running […]

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May 10, 2014  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Entrepreneurship, Fun, Networking, Startups, Uncategorized

How I Work

A couple of months ago the good folks at Hypepotamus asked if if I would participate in their “How I Work” series in which people share their daily routines. I was flattered and of course accepted. I am republishing the full text here with their permission. You can see the original article here.  Lance Weatherby (@lance) builds thriving internet companies. […]

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January 14, 2014  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Entrepreneurship, Fun, Management, nCrowd, Personal

Atlanta Hoops Hackathon

Yesterday afternoon Indiana University rallied from five points down in the final minute to win the Big Ten title, most likely securing a number one seed in the NCAA tournament. As a duel alumni household the Weatherby's are pretty fired up about basketball. Fourth ranked Louisville being favored to win the Big East tournament makes it doubly […]

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March 11, 2013  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Fun, Sports

Jake’s

When my kids were a bit younger and they brought home those straight A report cards we would always make a beeline for Jake's Ice Cream Midtown for a tasty treat. I would even indulge, which is quite the rarity.  Jake's closed their Midtown and some other locations during the recession. Jake, he is a […]

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August 31, 2012  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Fun, Half Off Depot, Personal

Go To The Show

So I became a Startup Riot ambassador. Mainly because I believe that it is one of the most important events on the South technology scene. Startup Riot is growing and branching out. They have started MAKE which is essentially a startup weekend like experience and it is good to see someone picking up the ball […]

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February 2, 2012  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Fun, Networking, Presentations, Startups

Correcting the Cat

Over on the Groupon blog Groupon the Cat is creating quite the ruckus. It seems like Mr. Cat wrote a little blog post about "The Groupon Guide to the "Quiet Period." In it Mr. Cats states: The “Quiet Period” is the time right before a company “goes public,” during which it is legally prohibited from […]

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June 22, 2011  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Business, Current Affairs, Fun, Stocks