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A marketplace for smart Small Businesses to learn about, shop, and buy smart new marketing.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Marketing / Advertising
  • Location Chicago, IL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2012
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

BizHive is a simple & smart way for millions of Small Biz’s to learn about, shop & buy marketing products & services on their terms & time. With 3300+ Members acquired since Q3’12 (conversion >18% & CPA <$16) we match Small Biz intelligently to what they need to get new media & new marketing jobs done: what works, how to do it, what to pay, & who to trust. We make money from the smart Buyer-to-Resource connections we create 24-7 coast-to-coast.


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    Dave Walker

    Co-founder/CEO of bizHive; Expert/Veteran in $100Bil+ local marketing space. Founder/CEO of Media Magazine's 2010 US Agency of the Year Geomentum; former CEO of IPG's NSA Media, Wahlstrom & OAG; clients included 23 of the Top 50 marketers in the US (Walmart, Home Depot, Microsoft, J&J, Verizon); US CMO @ Toys R Us & 2001 Industry Marketer of the Year; VP Marketing @ Musicland; has managed/placed/bought over $20Bil in marketing/media over 25 yrs

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    Derick Thompson

    Co-founder/CTO of bizHive; recognized expert in product design & agile development. Founder of dailydigital & proprietary Digital Content Store™ with 7 provisional patents; has also built DailyDigital Creative, an agile project management agency that specializes in web design, development and creative media production using resources from around the world; proud to have founded RGM, an arts education non-profit.


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    Synergy Law Group

Previous Investors

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    Founders, Friends & Family
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    Rick Blair
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    Scott Fogarty