How western independence and self‐reliance led Jason Kintzler to create a disruptive web technology from the unlikeliest of places.
The New American Startup is an inspirational story of how western independence and self-reliance led Jason Kintzler to create a disruptive web technology from the unlikeliest of places. He bootstrapped his startup PitchEngine, a content creation platform that transformed the PR industry and is now used by more than 45,000 businesses worldwide including companies likePepsico, WalMart and Budweiser. In the SlimBook, he unpacks the process of starting PitchEngine, why he turned down multimillion dollar acquisition offers, and what startups can learn from Evel Knievel.
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“Through Jason Kintzler’s story, you see not only his story, but a path towards what you might be able to do for yourself, if you’re daring.”
– Chris Brogan, CEO & President of Human Business Works.
“The New American Startup is a template for entrepreneurs who have a passion and want to bring their great ideas to life.”
– Deirdre Breakenridge, CEO of Pure Performance Communications, speaker, author.
“Jason is a true American entrepreneur. His extraordinary passion, drive and intuition for business are seconded by his quest for doing good work. He’s a rare find and his book promises to give us a glimpse of genius.”
– Sarah Evans, public relations consultant and author of [RE]FRAME.
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Jason Kintzler bootstrapped his startup PitchEngine beginning in 2008 as a celebration of Wyoming independence, forgoing the traditional startup path in favor of the road less traveled. He has been credited with heralding in a new era of public relations by creating one of the PR industry’s most transformative innovations.
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Jason Kintzler is the Founder and CEO of PitchEngine, a content creation platform that transformed the PR industry and is now used by more than 45,000 businesses worldwide including companies like Pepsico, WalMart and Budweiser.
Jason is the author of “The New American Startup” which details the story of how western independence and self‐reliance led him to create a disruptive technology from the
unlikeliest of places.
A former anchorman turned PR pro, Jason got his start in content creation at a young age – ripping out the pages of his Dr. Suess books and pasting in his own. Throughout his career in television and media, Jason met and interviewed many politicians, thought leaders and celebrities who helped shape his approach to business and life.
Jason bootstrapped his startup PitchEngine beginning in 2008 as a celebration of Wyoming independence, forgoing the traditional startup path in favor of the road less traveled.
Jason regularly shares his passion for new media and business by speaking to groups of all sizes at events like SXSW, PRSA and at universities like Stanford, USC and Marquette. He believes that success is directly attributed to an incredible work ethic, passion and creativity and requires jumping fences and challenging status quo at every juncture.
Jason has been credited with “heralding in a new era of public relations” by creating “one of the PR industry’s most transformative innovations.” Jason and/or PitchEngine have appeared in several popular books including; Engage, Twitterville, Putting the Public Back in Public Relations, SocialCorp and Social Media Marketing for Dummies.