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San Francisco Business Times to speak at the Social Discovery Conference in San Francisco

Lindsay Riddell of the San Francisco Business Times will lead a panel on people discovery at the August 6-7 Social Discovery Conference. Joining her are senior executives from, MeetMe, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and others.


New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that San Francisco Business Times will moderate a panel at the conference on August 6-7, 2012 in San Francisco.

Lindsay Riddell, reporter at the San Francisco Business Times will lead a panel on  people discovery. Riddell has been covering venture capital in Silicon Valley since 2007, as well as myriad sectors including cleantech and banking and finance.
Social discovery is now a leading trend in social media and social networking.  Users join specific communities based on an interest, and discover new people, places and things. Social discovery sites are experiencing higher levels of growth than traditional social networking models.
Some examples of social discovery sites include San Francisco Business Times, Pinterest, TheFancy, Yelp, Foursquare, Tumblr, Highlight and Weotta.  
Social discovery sites are also better positioned to promote products and services.  Through the mirroring the conditions of human search, users find new products and services that their social connections like and recommend.  This suggests a higher level of performance in terms of conversion and sales, something a traditional social network generally lacks.
About San Francisco Business Times
The San Francisco Business Times is the premier print and online source for Bay Area business news and information on the most successful people, companies and transactions in the region.  Every Friday, the Business Times arrives with an in-depth lineup of breaking local news stories, business profiles and valuable industry rankings.  From technology and sustainability to small business, biotech, hospitality, real estate and banking, the Business Times covers the most relevant and timely topics for the Bay Area business community. takes the Business Times brand known for its insight, analysis and high journalistic standards and extends it to the Internet.  Thousands of established and up and coming executives visit every day looking for the information they need to do Business in the Bay Area.
About the Social Discovery Conference
The Social Discovery Conference is a two day business event that covers trends, technology, business models, investment and networking.   Attendees include CEOs and senior management from social discovery, venture capital, social media, mobile development, ecommerce, entertainment, online marketing, social networking, and others.
For more information, please visit the website  http://SocialDiscovery.ORG  or contact:
Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc.
Tel:            USA +1 (212) 722-1744 ext 83
Twitter:     @Social_Discover
Mark Brooks, Courtland Brooks
Tel: USA +1 (212) 444-1636         

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