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brandbuddee

Discover interesting stories from your favorite brands, share them, and earn instant points towards rewards on their products and services.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Marketing / Advertising
  • Location Seattle, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2013
  • Employees 9
  • Website brandbuddee.com

Company Summary

brandbuddee amplifies the power of word-of-mouth through your customers and fans to get you 20x customer referrals, more Facebook likes, & measurable results. Marketers are looking for more ROI on social media and passive Facebook fans don’t cut it. Consumers are looking for a deeper level of engagement, rewards, and access to exclusive content according to leading research.

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    Russ Oja
    Business Manager

    Business Owner of 12 years with experience managing teams and working in the world of online marketing.

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    Andy L Karuza
    CEO

    A long-time social media consultant with experience working with Enterprise, Startup, and local small businesses. Portfolio includes Google, Microsoft, BMC, Ducati, LA Fitness, & more. Also an active nightlife, fashion, entrepreneur, and charity community member. brandbuddee is his third company that has been in preparation for 2 years.

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    Alex Gounares
    Advisor

    Fomer SVP and CTO for AOL, Chief Technical Advisor to the Chairman of the board at Microsoft, Chief Technical Officer at Microsoft Online Division, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft, and is also an inventor on more than 100 U.S. patents filed and pending. Gounares holds a bachelor's degree cum laude in Computer Science from Princeton University.

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    Keith Prunella
    Technical Advisor

    Technical Program Manager with 16 years extensive experience in Information Technology. Background includes developing start ups, programs, and teams. Designing, implementing and managing solutions for various Web, Mobile, Desktop and Server platforms. Has managed multiple development projects concurrently, and leads both onshore and offshore program, development and test teams.

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    Andrew Vest
    Advisor

    Andrew is the founder of multiple Executive, Tech & Professional networking events throughout the NW. He has spoken on multiple panels in the areas of Sales for start-ups and networking. In past roles he's been a technology consultant working with various fortune 100 to 500 companies across all industries.

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    Peter K Chen
    Technical Advisor

    Peter K Chen is the founder and CEO of eberri, a stealth startup launching a new way to use, search, and discover the web. Peter is a passionate, young Entrepreneur constantly motivated to innovate in the present and the future of the web.

    Before founding eberri, Peter has successfully launched several startups that have been acquired while in college. Additionally, he has consulted and researched with startups in regards to entrepreneurship,