News

“ATSS Professional Athletes Investment Forum”

06/10/2013 – Stephen Meade speaks at the “Levering Your Brand” panel at ATSS’ Professional Athletes Investment Forum on Saturday, June 8th, 2013.  Check out the details and full list of fascinating panelists on PR Log!

“The Next Big Thing Entrepreneurial Competition”

04/29/2013 – Stephen Meade to judge  “The Next Big Thing Entrepreneurial Competition”, presented by JA San Diego and Cymer, on May 16th, 2013.  Read more about it on PR Log!

05/27/2013 – “Program turns high-schoolers into business owners”.  Read more about the Junior Achievement program on U-T San Diego, here!

9th Annual Business Plan Competition

04/03/2012 - Stephen Meade to judge Project ECHO’s 9th Annual Business Plan Competition, hosted by UCLA Anderson School of Management on Sunday April 7, 2013.  Learn more.

Mobile Excellence Awards

02/26/2012 – Mobile Excellence Awards welcomes Stephen Meade to Advisory Board.  “The MEA team and Board are committed to help shift perception and change the medium to help grow and evolve the industry and those in it.”  Check them all out at the MEA Website, or see our full press release.

Networking

02/20/2012 – Press Release – Social Enterprise Alliance welcomes Stephen Meade to seminar “Starting a Social Enterprise”, to be held on February 25th, 2013 at the Grantsmanship Center in Los Angeles.  View complete press release here!

01/2012 – Stephen Meade featured on “New Year Networking” by Lisa Dominisse of Human Capital Initiative.  Check it out here!

Big Bamboo

01/28/2013 – Press Release – Stephen Meade to speak at USC’s Marshall School of Business and School of Cinema on Wednesday January 30, 2013 at 7:30pm.  Hosted by Seth Shapiro and joined by Dimitri Villard.  View complete press release, here.

01/24/2013 – Brian Deagon features Stephen Meade in his article, “The Emergence of Compassionate Consciousness”.  In it, Stephen discusses how “having wealth allows good people to be more generous and compassionate.”  Read the insightful article here!

7/31/2012 – (The Bob Pritchard Radio Show) Big Bamboo, LLC founder Stephen Meade gives his entrepreneurial advice on Voice America Business. Hear it here…The Bob Pritchard Radio Show

6/3/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: BigBamboo, LLC founder Stephen Meade gives an interview to Tom Cox on his program ‘Tom on Leadership’…Hear it here… http://www.blogtalkradio.com/tom-on-leadership/2011/06/03/ceo-breakthroughs

2/26/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Stephen Meade, mentor and guest speaker at the Founder’s Institute, discusses success, failure, and perseverance….Read morehttp://thedroidguy.com/2011/02/my-first-week-in-founder-institute/

2/22/2011  – Los Angeles, CA: Founder’s Institute guest speaker Stephen Meade on what to study when working toward success…Read more…http://briandeagon.com/2011/02/22/starting-a-business-be-persistent-focused-bold-passionate-and-fly-with-eagles/

2/6/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Brian Deagon talks about ‘New Focus Guy’ Stephen Meade in his recent blog post…Read morehttp://briandeagon.com/2011/02/06/egypt-and-al-jazeera-this-is-another-television-revolution-2/

5/3/2010 – Los Angeles, CA: Stephen Meade sits on Judges Panel at the 2010 Regnier Family Foundation’s Venture Creation Challenge at UMKC / Bloch School’s Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation…Read morehttp://www.bloch.umkc.edu/bloch-news-facts/news-details/index.aspx?nid=128

11/10/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: Stephen Meade discusses the Three Pillars of Effective Social Networking…Read morehttp://www.networldingblog.com/2009/11/10/three-pillars-of-effective-social-networking/

1/14/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: Big Bamboo Founder Stephen Meade set to be panelist at the upcoming MIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest…Read morehttp://www.integratedbrand.com/319/mitef-technology-forecast-successful-advertising-in-2009-and-beyond/

9/24/2008 – Los Angeles, CA: Making Your Mark, the movie, screening at the Los Angeles International Film Festival in April…See trailerhttp://www.myspace.com/makingyourmarkmovie/videos

Cenoplex

04/25/2013 – Cenoplex CEO Lance Ware to Speak at Telecom Council of Silicon Valley.  Read full press release on EON.

03/05/20130- Open Mobile and Cenoplex Team Up to Deploy World’s First Actionable Audio Message Service.  Read the full article on TMCnet, or read the full press release here!

02/12/2013 – Cenoplex Announces Strategic Changes to Executive Management Team — Company enters a new era of growth with top mobile operators.  Read more here.

01/28/2013 – Cenoplex’s Chief Intellectual Property Officer — Matt O’Malley — featured on TradeMark Clinics.  Learn more!

07/18/2012 – Los Angeles, CA (Business Rockstars) BigBamboo, LLC founder Stephen Meade gives an interview on CBS Radio with the Show Business Rockstars.  …Hear it here… http://www.blogtalkradio.com/tom-on-leadership/2011/06/03/ceo-breakthroughs

6/14/2012Cenoplex Actionable Audio Messages Helps Mobile Operators Tackle Customer Care Costs History is replete with tech companies, industry leaders, and start-ups stumbling in the market. Disruptive, ”game changing” products or services just never catch on. www.tmcnet.com/topics/articles/2012/06/14/294869-cenoplex-actionable-audio-messages-helps-mobile-operators-tackle.htm

5/29/2012 – (TMC NET) Cenoplex Publishes White Paper Detailing Customer Contact Challenges and Solutions for Wireless Operators. With Live Customer Care Costs for Wireless Industry Estimated at $15 Billion per Year, Operators Pursue Solutions to Augment Existing Platforms Utilized to Reach Mobile Subscribers AUSTIN, Texas May 22, 2012 Cenoplex™ has published a comprehensive white paper for wireless operators and mobile CRM decision makers entitled “Solving the Wireless Customer Management Dilemma with Actionable Audio MessagesSM.” www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2012/05/29/6332340.htm

5/22/2012 –  (EON: Enhanced Online News) Cenoplex™ has published a comprehensive white paper for wireless operators and mobile CRM decision makers entitled, “Solving the Wireless Customer Management Dilemma with Actionable Audio MessagesSM. http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20120522005203/en/Cenoplex/Actionable-Audio-Messages/Gregory-O.-Welch

5/22/2012 – (RCA-USA) Cenoplex Publishes White Paper Detailing Customer Contact Challenges and Solutions for Wireless Operators. For Immediate Release. May 22, 2012—9:00 AM EDT. rca-usa.org/wp-content/uploads/…/Cenoplex-PR-5.29.12.pdf

5/22/2012 – (Los Angeles, CA) The Not-So-Shocking Truth About Wireless Customer Care – Cenoplex. I just got back from CTIA in New Orleans where I heard from countless wireless executives who are struggling to communicate better with their customers. http://www.cenoplex.com/words-from-ceo/the-not-so-shocking-truth-about-wireless-customer-care/

5/7/2012 – Open Mobile Partners with Cenoplex to Initiate Actionable Audio Message Pilot Program - Cenoplex has announced an Actionable Audio Message pilot program in collaboration with Open Mobile, a provider of premium wireless communications services throughout Puerto Rico. http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20120507006295/en/Open-Mobile-Partners-Cenoplex-Initiate-Actionable-Audio

5/7/2012 – Puerto Rican Operator Deploys Cenoplex Audio Service - Cenoplex is starting the week by telling everyone that it has a pilot program in collaboration with Open Mobile in Puerto Rico. Under the trial with select customers, Open Mobile is using Actionable Audio Message Service (AAMS) from Cenoplex to alert customers in a rather unique way. http://wirelessweek.com/news/2012/05/puerto-rican-operator-deploys-cenoplex-audio-service/

4/17/2012 – (EON: Enhanced Online News) Former Sprint Executive Danny Bowman to Advise Wireless Customer Messaging Company Cenoplex. http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20120417005466/en/Cenoplex/Actionable-Audio-Messages/Danny-Bowman

4/17/2012 – Former Sprint Executive Danny Bowman to Advise Wireless Customer Messaging Company Cenoplex - AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cenoplex™ has announced the addition of Danny L. Bowman to its advisory board. The well-known former president of the Integrated Solutions Group and iDEN at Sprint Nextel, Danny’s experience includes both field operations. features.rr.com/article/00uO3rs1Tz7Z7

4/17/2012 – AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cenoplex™ has announced the addition of Danny L. Bowman to its advisory board. The well-known former president of the Integrated Solutions Group and iDEN at Sprint Nextel, Danny’s experience includes both field operations. http://www.fiercetelecom.com/press-releases/former-sprint-executive-danny-bowman-advise-wireless-customer-messaging-com2-21-2012

2/21/2012 – Cenoplex Welcomes Wireless Industry Veteran Denise Archer As Chief Partnership Officer –  Successful Mobile Executive Tapped to Lead Strategic Growth Initiatives and Carrier Partnerships at Actionable Audio Messages Provider. http://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-welcomes-wireless-industry-veteran-denise-archer-as-chief-partnership-officer/

2/21/2012 – Cenoplex Welcomes Wireless Industry Veteran Denise Archer As Chief Partnership Officer -  NFC – MarketWatch (press release) and game-changing technologies to US mobile operators, including automated roamer clearing, prepaid service for mobile subscribers and direct-to-carrier mobile payments, all of which markedly altered and improved carrier reach and operations. https://nfcip.org/2012/02/21/cenoplex-welcomes-wireless-industry-veteran-denise-archer-as-chief-partnership/

2/21/2012 - Cenoplex Welcomes Wireless Industry Veteran Denise Archer as Chief Partnership Officer. STORY TO FOLLOW. Tweet; More. Business Exchange · Buzz up! www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-02…/ayvf0HQkowlM.html

10/27/2011 – Austin, TX: Governor Perry Taps Cenoplex CFO for Blue Ribbon Panel of Texas Industry Leaders…Read more… http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20111027005348/en/Cenoplex/Actionable-Audio-Message/Gregory-O.-Welch

10/6/2011 – Austin, TX:  Former President of Virgin Mobile Canada joins Cenoplex Board of Advisors…Read more… http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20111006005044/en/Cenoplex/Actionable-Audio-Messages/Gregory-O.-Welch

7/18/ 2011 – Austin, TX:  Mobility Industry Veteran Gary Cohen Joins Cenoplex Board of Advisors…Read more… http://www.cenoplex.com/press/mobility-industry-veteran-gary-cohen-joins-cenoplex-board-of-advisors/

7/6/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex Announces Generous Contribution to The SHUZZ Fund…Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-announces-generous-contribution-to-the-shuzz-fund/

4/18/2011 – Austin, TX: Cenoplex Announces New Chief Technology Officer…Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-announces-new-chief-technology-officer/

4/11/2011 – Austin, TX: Cenoplex Growth Leads to Relocation of Worldwide Headquarters to Austin…Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-growth-leads-to-relocation-of-worldwide-headquarters-to-austin/

4/8/2011 – Austin, TX: Cenoplex pursuing four-second opportunity…Read more… http://www.bizjournals.com/austin/print-edition/2011/04/08/startup-pursuing-four-second-opportunity.html?page=all

4/4/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex receives $3 Million in Funding…Read more… http://archive.aweber.com/dealipediadaily/1Ucig/h/12_deals_6_61_bn_.htm

1/10/2011 – Austin, TX: Cenoplex Taps Paul Wilcock for Seat on Board of Advisors… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-taps-paul-wilcock-for-seat-on-board-of-advisors/

12/6/2010 – Austin, TX: Cenoplex Appoints Rob Segal to Board Of Advisors… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-appoints-rob-segal-to-board-of-advisors/

8/23/2010 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex Names Scott Fox Chairman of the Board and Chief Strategy Officer…Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-names-scott-fox-chairman-of-the-board-and-chief-strategy-officer/

6/6/2010 - Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex selects Sheldon J. Burnett to Serve on Board of Directors… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-selects-sheldon-j-burnett-to-serve-on-board-of-directors/

5/6/2010 – Anaheim, CA: Cenoplex CEO Greg Welch, serves Business Growth Conference panel…Read more… http://www.bgc2010.org/panel-discussion.php

4/19/2010 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex Taps Lance Ware for Board of Advisors… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-taps-lance-ware-for-board-of-advisors/

2/8/2010 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex Names Lori Chee to Executive Vice President of Marketing and Client Services…Read more…                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-names-lori-chee-to-exective-vice-president-of-marketing-and-client-services/

10/12/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex Appoints Scott Fox to Advisory Board… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-appoints-scott-fox-to-advisory-board/

7/20/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: Cenoplex appoints Neal Bernstein to Advisory Board… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/cenoplex-appoints-neal-bernstein-to-advisory-board/

3/9/2009 -  Los Angeles, CA: Adsnips Rebrands as Cenoplex… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/adsnips-rebrands-as-cenoplex/

1/4/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: Adsnips names Gregory O. Welch President and Ceo…… Read morehttp://www.cenoplex.com/press/adsnips-names-gregory-o-welch-president-and-ceo/

ComCom Networks 

EAMS

6/3/2003 – Washington, DC: EAMS software builds ‘virtual armories’…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/pressrelease06032003/

5/16/2002 – Chicago, IL: New technology partnership to deploy State of the Art Emergency Asset Management System (EAMS) for the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-5-16-2002/

10/29/2001 – Chicago, IL: Chicago tech companies launch Emergency Asset Management System (EAMS) to support New York disaster relief efforts…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-10-29-2001/

10/29/2001 – New York, NY: EAMS Web Site Enables Nations’ Chambers to aid Manhattan businesses through city in disaster relief efforts…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/pressrelease10292001ny/

10/4/2001 – New York, NY: Emergency Asset Management System (EAMS) launches software platform to aid in disaster relief efforts in New York in the wake of 9/11…Read more… http://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-10-4-2001/

EZ Stash

3/26/2008 – Los Angeles, CA: Online Backups for Consumers with EZStash…Read morehttp://www.websitemagazine.com/content/blogs/posts/archive/2008/03/26/Online-Backups-for-Consumers-With-EZStash.aspx

3/25/2008 -North Platte, NE: EZStash Launches Consumer Version of Online Back-up…Read morehttp://computer-backup.org/ezstash-launches-consumer-version-of-online-back-up.php

Isolation is a GOOD! thing

1/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Stephen Meade speaks about why Isolation is a GOOD thing…See morehttp://vimeo.com/17339866

1/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Isolation is a GOOD! thing – part 2…See morehttp://vimeo.com/18058429

Knock NOW

MB Tweeners

3/2009 – Los Angeles, CA: E!’s funny man Joel McHale opens up to LiveMag Long Beach and South Bay about his life, career, and what makes him unique…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/joel-mchale-interview/

MonetaPro

9/20/2000 – 2Xchange Holds Final Close on $1,000,000 Seed Raise…See morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-9-20-2000/

11/5/2005 – Technology Pioneer Dennis C. Hayes named by MonetaPro as Chair of the Company Advisory Board and Secretary of the Management Board…Read more…http://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-11-15-2005/

2/10/2004 – Adding Audio to Your Business Web Site – Helps Sales Reps Maximize In-person Meeting Impact…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-2-10-2004/

My WetRock

3/29/2011 – Los Angeles, CA: Stephen Meade  wins March Forum FastPitch prize…Read more…http://tcvn.org/2011/03/march-forum-fastpitch-winner-stephen-meade-my-wet-rock-llc/

10/1/2010 - Los Angeles, CA:Stephen Meade discusses My WetRock in interview with CSR at LA’s Opportunity Green…See it herehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=objVPkaAh_E 

10/12/2009 - Los Angeles, CA:The Cleantech Open National Investor Conference is coming to San Jose, CA…Read more…http://www.cleantechopen.com/app.cgi/content/home/index

OrionNation

RONAstar

8/15/2011 - Pioneering Leading Edge Logistics Processer Joins Ronastar Advisory Board…Read more… http://bigbamboollc.com/news/news/8-15-2011/

8/1/2011 – Top Industry Executive Joins Ronastar as VP and Managing Director…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/press-release-8-1-2011/

2/10/2004 – Adding Audio to Your Business Web Site – Helps Sales Reps Maximize In-person Meeting Impact…Read morehttp://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-2-10-2004/

7/18/2002 – GBUCS, LLC Adds Veteran Salesman to Head RONAStar…Read more…http://bigbamboollc.com/news/press-release-7-18-2002/