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Bay Area entrepreneurs that I’m following on Twitter

Lots of Bay Area startup chatter on Twitter
As I’ve written about many times, I’m of the often-repeated notion that the SF Bay area is a one-of-a-kind place for entrepreneurs. There’s lots of advantages, but one great one is the constant casual chatter of other entrepreneurs and CEOs here.

I quickly combed my tweets for today and made a list of active users of Twitter who also happen to be founder/CEOs in the companies around here. Almost all of them are running VC-backed startups, and they are among the best folks to learn from. I’m purposely leaving out obvious choices like @ev and conference types that get enough visibility as it is ;-)

The quick list of folks you might follow on Twitter
Here we go:


Albert Lai Kontagent
Bob Ippolito Mochi Media
Chris Lunt Nombray, Friendster, etc.
Daniel Ha Disqus
Darian Shirazi Fwix, Facebook
David Weekly PBWiki
Gabe Rivera Techmeme
Garry Tan Posterous
Jon Aizen Dapper
Jonathan Abrams Socializr, Friendster
Joyce Kim Soompi
Lane Becker Get Satisfaction, Adaptive Path
Max Levchin Slide, Paypal
Merci Grace Gamelayers
Ming Yeow Ng MrTweet
Peter Pham Billshrink, Photobucket
Philip Kaplan Adbrite, Fucked Company
Sachin Rekhi (stealth startup),
Scott Rafer Lookery, MyBlogLog
Siqi Chen Serious Business (Friends for Sale)
Ted Rheingold Dogster

If you’re not on the list, then I didn’t see you use Twitter in the last day ;-)

And last but not least, you can follow me on Twitter here.

Am I missing anyone? Just comment if you have recommendations.

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