Meg Rayford is a communications consultant based in Northern Virginia. She previously spent two years as the Director of Public Relations for a nonprofit startup, where she learned a lot about providing clean water for impoverished countries, even within the confines of a bootstrapped startup.

She is the editor of Tech Cocktail, and she develops media strategies for companies in Washington, DC and Virginia. You can read her most recent work in the marketing chapter of the upcoming book, "Social Innovation and Impact in Nonprofit Leadership," which will be published in Spring 2014 by Springer Publishing. Follow her @megkrayford.


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TechNexus, Chicago’s venture collaborative, plans to make a move that will double its space, a move that is much-needed, thanks to its growing success. TechNexus will move into Chicago's remodeled, historic Civic Opera House.  Construction begins next week, and the new ...


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Kansas City-based Accelerator SparkLabKC Launched Today

A new Kansas City business accelerator targeting early-stage Internet startups launched today.  SparkLabKC will select 10 companies to participate in an intense, in-residence program providing seed capital, mentors, and business advisory services through public-private ...