A wilderness protection group has filed a lawsuit to try to block construction of a 2.2-mile long gondola through a national forest to connect the ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics with a neighboring one at Lake Tahoe. The conservationists want a California judge to set aside Placer County’s approval of the project they say would destroy the natural landscape on the edge of a Sierra wilderness area and critical habitat for a rare, federally protected frog. The […]
A 29-year-old man who vandalized a Sikh temple in Los Feliz in 2017 will spend a little over a year in prison after admitting he defaced the religious building. Artyom Manukyan was sentenced to 16 months in prison Monday, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. The sentence is concurrent with a penalty Manukyan faces under a prior arson case. Manukyan scrawled two hateful screeds on the outside of the Hollywood Sikh Temple on Vermont Avenue in Los Feliz […]
A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday. Xiaoning Sui, 48, of Surrey, British Columbia, was charged with a single count of conspiracy and fraud in the indictment unsealed in Boston’s federal court. Authorities say she was arrested in Spain on Monday night and was being held […]
A man was arrested in the killing of a young mother who was shot near her Granada Hills home in July, the Los Angeles Police Department said Tuesday. The mother, 24-year-old Cheyenne Brown, was found in an alley near her parked car in the 16600 block of Chatsworth Street at about 10:20 p.m. July 23, 2019, the department said. Her grandfather, Bill Schroeder, found her suffering from three gunshot wounds and started CPR, he said. She was pronounced dead at […]
Lifestyle Expert Alison Deyette joined us live with entertaining ideas and trends for tailgating and parties wrapped around watching football. For more info on everything featured in the segment and so much more on lifestyle expert Alison Deyette, visit her website. You can also follow her on social media @alisondeyette. See below for the list of products featured on the segment: Traeger Pro 575 Wifi Pellet Grill and Smoker and various football designed serveware available at HomeDepot.com Tailgater Tire Table available from Amazon. Rams portable […]
The Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to revoke California’s authority to set vehicle emission standards and could make the announcement as early as Wednesday, a source familiar with the plans tells CNN. The source said the Trump administration will find the EPA previously acted unlawfully by granting the state a waiver from the Clean Air Act and allowing it to develop stricter standards than those of the federal government. About a dozen states have adopted California’s standards. California has historically […]
The mayor of Carson is proposing a new law that would effectively make selling or possessing a gun within city limits illegal. Wendy Burch reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Sept. 17, 2019.
Two boys were killed and two girls were injured after the off-road vehicle they were in crashed in an unincorporated area of Blythe, officials said Tuesday. The crash occurred about 11:45 a.m. Sunday south of the 10 Freeway and east of Mesa Drive in an area known as Mesa Verde. A 13-year-old girl driving a 2015 Polaris RZR made a left turn and the vehicle rolled onto its right side, the California Highway Patrol said in a news release. The […]
Look for mild temperatures and mostly clear skies Tuesday. Liberte Chan has KTLA’s forecast on Sept. 17, 2019.
A Republican congressman in California says he won’t seek re-election next year. U.S. Rep. Paul Cook says he will run for a seat on the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors in 2020. The former state assemblyman was first elected to California’s 8th Congressional District in 2012. Cook began his political career on the Yucca Valley Town Council, saying in a news release he wants to return to local government to fight state and federal bureaucracies. California’s Republican Congressional delegation […]
An investigation is underway after someone discovered a body in a Van Nuys neighborhood Tuesday morning. The Fire Department received a call just before 6 a.m. reporting a person down, Los Angeles Fire Department spokesperson Nicholas Prange said. Firefighters and police officers were sent to the 7300 block of Ranchito Avenue where they located the unidentified individual. The person was pronounced dead at the scene, Los Angeles Police Department Officer Lizeth Lomeli said. No age or gender has been released. […]
Los Angeles drivers are bracing for snarled traffic and street closures Tuesday as President Trump arrives to raise money for next year’s campaign. After spending the morning in the Bay Area, the president will be flying into Los Angeles International Airport about 3:30 p.m. From LAX he will travel by helicopter to an undisclosed location in downtown L.A. Several streets have been closed since 4 a.m. in the downtown area in anticipation of the president’s visit. The street closures — […]
A crossing guard has died after being struck by a vehicle in a crash that also injured a teenage girl in the San Fernando Valley’s Valley Glen neighborhood, authorities said Tuesday. The female crossing guard succumbed to her injuries at 5:40 p.m. Monday, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The agency did not provide an update on the condition of the teenager, who had complained of foot pain. The L.A. Fire Department previously said that both victims were expected […]
Two 13-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of assault after a violent incident at a Moreno Valley middle school sent one of their fellow students to the hospital, authorities said Tuesday. The victim, also a 13-year-old boy who attended the Landmark Middle School, remained in critical condition, Riverside County Deputy Sheriff Robyn Flores said. Deputies responded to the campus around 1 p.m. Monday after receiving a report of a fight between two boys. Investigators later determined that the incident […]
Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute. Roberts was the daughter of Hale Boggs, a former House majority leader from Louisiana, and Lindy Boggs, who succeeded her husband in the job. Roberts worked in radio and at CBS News and PBS before […]
The real estate project known as District Square has had a decadelong run of bad luck. Construction of the project in South Los Angeles has been repeatedly delayed. The developers, who were provided millions of dollars in federal loans, have received multiple default notices from the city. And Arman Gabay, one of the businessmen who conceived the project, was arrested last year on bribery and wire fraud charges. He has pleaded not guilty. District Square’s fortunes could turn around on […]
Are you a CTO, with startup experience, have you developed a scale at all cost network or marketplace? If so, read on...
We are building a brand that is synonymous with real-time discovery, that wil ultimatley become the largest repository for bucket list travel experiences, the first of its kind in travel.
We are building a social network and a marketplace for bucket list travel experiences that promotes discovery, contributing and sharing on a global scale. 85% of tour operators globally are not ecommerce capable, and China is our initial target market!
We are building the worlds first visual travel discovery engine-helping millions of travelers connect to billions of travel ideas every day. We are applying world class machine learning, artificial intelligence, visual search, data storage and client technologies to one of the largest curated travel data sets of ideas in one place.
Cofounder will need to make an investment.
Top Reasons to Work with Us
What You Will Be Doing
Helping to develope a world class culture from day one
Startup Experience a must
To join as a cofounder a capital investment is required.
Major Responsibilities: Help build a great team, a small team of really smart people, upgrade the current technology stack, develope a mobile app, the AI team will drive personalization, we think there is a lot of talented students, we need help finding these students that can also code and did we mention user growth and scaling as quickly as possible, understanding viral growth a must, download the Pinterest app and understand the simplicity of the platform.
Strategy & Planning
Identify opportunities and risks, including
identification of competitive services, opportunities for
Evaluate and identify
appropriate technology platforms (including web/platform/device
application frameworks and the deployment stacks) for delivering the
Execute strategic planning to achieve business goals
by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting
timetables for the evaluation, development, and deployment of a viral growth business.
Participate as a member of the exec
management team in establishing governance processes of direction and
control to ensure that objectives are achieved, risks are managed
appropriately and the organization’s resources are used responsibly,
particularly in the areas of software development, office networks and
computers, and telecommunications.
Implementation & Deployment
Successful in leading cross-functional teams in architectural
designs, development and deployment across the globe. Extensive
experience in multi-tier application design and development,
Service-Oriented-Architecture, mobile and Internet based technologies,
Knowledge & Experience
Collaborate with the appropriate departments to assess and recommend technologies that support company organizational needs.
Establish a governance process that meets government, partner, and company expectations for customer information privacy.
development and execution of an enterprise-wide information security
plan that protects the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of
the company’s data and servers.
Direct development and execution of an enterprise-wide disaster recovery and business continuity plan.
Communicate the company’s technology strategy to investors, management, staff, partners, customers, and stakeholders.
Select/maintain a software revision control system and repository.
Select and set up web-based
internal communications systems, such as a wiki, blog, chatroom, project
management, and bug tracking systems (in the absence of a system
Collaborate with potential customers to
develop use cases (or user stories) and specifications that describe the
implementation of the company’s services.
with User Experience Designers and potential customers to prepare
wireframes or mockups of prototypes of the company’s web/platform/device
Select and manage company staff or outsourced vendors.
Select or define the company’s software development methodology.
Establish a specification conformance and testing regimen based on user stories and the User Experience design.
Promulgate coding conventions and documentation standards.
Review current best practices for the selected Saas/Paas implementations and establish the initial architecture.
Establish an application deployment process and supervise deployment to staging and production servers
Support the marketing process by providing
implementation of technical requirements for Internet marketing and
search engine optimization.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry
trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices
by attending relevant conferences and reading widely (including reading
your peers’ blogs!).
Define and communicate company
values and standards for acquiring or developing systems, equipment, or
software within the company.
Share knowledge, mentor, and
educate the organization’s investors, management, staff, partners,
customers, and stakeholders with regard to the company’s technological
vision, opportunities, and challenges.
Promote achievement of the company’s business
goals within a context of community collaboration by developing policies
for sharing software code, technological innovation, business
processes, and other intellectual property.
Demonstrated ability to envision web-based services that meet consumer needs or solve business problems.
Looking for a cofounder willing to make an investment
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