The Collaboratory

Dachis Group has opened The Collaboratory. It’s our anchor online presence and we invite our ecosystem to engage in exploration of social business design. On the front page you’ll notice a window on our work – one that is intentionally opaque, as you can imagine. In conjunction with the launch, we’ve also published our first …

Welcome, Headshift

For just over a year, I’ve been building Dachis Group, a company focused on social business design.  I joined Jeff and we brought Kate, Ellen, Jevon, and David on board.  This team has been carefully selected for its skills. Today, we add global scale via the acquisition of Headshift, a social business consultancy with offices in London …

Welcome to David Armano

Photo credit: Marianne Richmond I'm very pleased to share with you that David Armano will be joining our team on Monday. I first met David in October 2006, when he was on his blog's eye view tour with Digitas.  (Before I was on Twitter or owned an iPhone, imagine that!)  We've been connected since then mostly …

Welcome to Kate Niederhoffer

I'm happy to share with you that Kate Niederhoffer has joined our startup firm.  Last week, Kate was vice president, measurement science at Nielsen Online, where she helped drive innovation across the company's operations.  Starting today, Kate becomes a key architect in building an enterprise social computing firm that addresses the tough questions raised when …

Rushkoff is in

I'm pleased that Doug Rushkoff will be working with my new startup company, that helps enterprises with social technology strategy and implementation.  Doug has been talking for years about why companies need to change. From a description of Rushkoff's last (12th?) book, Get Back In The Box: "The age of mass production, mass media, and …