Athol Foden  of Brighter Naming returns as a popular guest speaker Friday May 8 for our Bootstrapper Breakfast™ at 7:30am at the Omega Restaurant in Milpitas. Athol has over 16 years of experience helping clients name companies, products, services, and taglines. Athol’s opening remarks will be followed by a question and answer session on developing the right name.

Two of Athol’s more famous names are Symbian, an operating system for cell phones, and Solyndra, a manufacturer of photovoltaic systems for commercial rooftops. There are a number of excellent articles on the Brighter Naming website, one that would be of particular interest to software entrepreneurs is “The Challenges of Software Product Naming.”

Brighter Naming offers a jump start program for early stage startups that takes into account their limited resources and need to move quickly, it’s worth contacting them. They also offer a self-service approach that you can follow if you need a good methodology.

Athol recently blogged about us in “Eating Naming Problems for Breakfast

“There are a number of good and regular networking events in Silicon Valley, but none have as catchy a name as SKMurphy’s Bootstrappers Breakfast series.”

The Omega Restaurant is at  90 S. Park Victoria Milpitas, CA, 95035. Turn to the right after you walk in, we are in the back room. To RSVP for the event sign up here: https://www.123signup.com/register?id=zdgrx We start promptly at 7:30am.