Brian McCullough How The Internet Happened & What Is Happening Today

Brian McCullough

Brian McCullough

Approaching two decades later, our guest, Brian McCullough’s company is still going strong. Brian McCullough is CEO of which is the longest lasting company for this service, shout out to Brian. Not only is he a successful entrepreneur, he is also the Author of How The Internet Happened book. In 2016, he became a Ted Talk Resident, and is also known for his podcasts: Internet History Podcast and Techmeme Ride Home, which is a News Aggregator that now gives you a daily dose of tech news.

Brian McCullough grew up in Florida with no entrepreneurial background as his parents were both hard working teachers. Brian went to college to get a degree in Film, which he did, however, it was when he had to write his thesis to graduate, that he ended up becoming an entrepreneur instead. Tune in to hear more about Brian’s story:

  • Life background

  • Interviewing people for his book

  • Internet History Podcast

  • Techmeme Ride Home

  • History of the internet

  • How The Internet Happened book

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With regard to the venture capital industry whose job is to depict that future, what advice would you have for them based on the history of the internet? 

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“We live in the world where entrepreneurs are rock stars”

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