ActSeed is the Next Generation in Social Media for
New Online Community Pledges to Increase Success Rate of Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs
September 21, 2010 06:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
SAN DIEGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--With the resurgence in entrepreneurship, new business creation
and the explosion of social media activity comes the announcement of a new online business service. ActSeed is a
business community dedicated to emerging companies, entrepreneurs, investors and others who contribute to small
ActSeed is the brainchild of Bill Attinger, a 20-year business veteran with four successful startups to his credit. As an
entrepreneur, Attinger struggled to find useful tools and resources that help “wrap a business around a great idea”
and implement sound business plans.
“It’s challenging for entrepreneurs to quickly find actionable tools, establish professional connections and nearly
impossible to find investors,” said Bill Attinger, CEO of ActSeed. “I decided to change that by building a focused
social media platform for small businesses that offers a concentration of important resources available in one place.
We are committed to helping reduce the unacceptably high failure rate of small businesses by emphasizing business
planning and execution. Our goal is to help entrepreneurs efficiently implement their ideas so they have the best
chance to succeed.”
While social media networking sites like LinkedIn and Facebook help expand your professional acquaintances,
ActSeed focuses on connecting you with the right information, the right contacts, at the right time and in the roles that
matter right now.
ActSeed provides a “business toolbox” for entrepreneurs and manages an online community to connect startups
l Service providers
l Educational institutions
l Economic development agencies and
l Workers with specific talents and availability
The centerpiece of ActSeed’s toolbox is a self-profiling tool that scores a compan