NextCon16 - Nextiva and Jumping Curves

I'll have more to say about jumping curves later, but wanted to share some quick highlights from NextCon16 so far. Gotta get back to sessions now, but there's more to come.

 Now, THIS is how to kick off a big event like this. Yes, you might say Nextiva marches to the beat of a different drummer, and that's my take on this.

Now, THIS is how to kick off a big event like this. Yes, you might say Nextiva marches to the beat of a different drummer, and that's my take on this.

 Always a treat - Guy Kawasaki. Great messaging about how to be innovative, why jumping curves is so important, and a bit about why Nextiva embodies the qualities he looks for in great companies. More on that to come.

Always a treat - Guy Kawasaki. Great messaging about how to be innovative, why jumping curves is so important, and a bit about why Nextiva embodies the qualities he looks for in great companies. More on that to come.

 Not a great photo,  but best I could get -  Founder and CEO, Tomas Gorny - truly a serial entrepreneur, here sharing his vision for Nextiva and announcing their new NextOS platform. More on that to come as well.

Not a great photo,  but best I could get -  Founder and CEO, Tomas Gorny - truly a serial entrepreneur, here sharing his vision for Nextiva and announcing their new NextOS platform. More on that to come as well.

 Ok, let's just get this out of the way now. Yes, it's damn nice out here, and I have no reason to complain about how chilly it gets once the sun goes down. I accept it - just comes with the territory being an analyst!

Ok, let's just get this out of the way now. Yes, it's damn nice out here, and I have no reason to complain about how chilly it gets once the sun goes down. I accept it - just comes with the territory being an analyst!

 early morning hike before day 2 with the analysts and consultants - before the sun gets too hot!

early morning hike before day 2 with the analysts and consultants - before the sun gets too hot!