Category: Entertamain

The Founder’s Guide to the Long Weekend 6/30-7/4

There are more lists than we can count telling you all of the fun things to do this weekend but this list is for those of us still in the office. Your hustle  doesn’t go unnoticed! 

#Playlist🎧

We get it. Staying in and working during a long weekend isn’t ideal but at least there’s some great music out this week to power you through. Here is what we’re listening to in #Playlist

Calvin Harris

‘Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1’

PSA: This album may make you leave your workstation and find the nearest beach party. This latest album from Calvin Harris has half of the music industry on it and is full of summer anthems. We do not envy the guy who had to choose the singles for this album.

Features: Frank Ocean, Migos, ScHoolboy Q, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Young Thug, Pharrell, Ariana Grande, Future, Khalid, Travis Scott, A-Trak, Snoop Dogg, John Legend, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, Kehlani, Lil Yachty, Jessie Reyez

Jay Z

4:44

Jay Z proves that he still has it with his 13th studio album. This is certainly the most personal and political we’ve seen him. He only has 2 features on this project but Damian Marley and Frank Ocean are all he needed. We hear him address the latest drama with Kanye West and even responds to the Lemonade rumors. He may be 47 years old but this is everything you could ever want from a Jay Z album. Get the Tidal trial. It’s worth it.

#Movies&TV📺

If you need to step away from your computer for a few hours this weekend (Please do), There are more than enough Hollywood blockbusters out this week to choose from. Trade in the 15 inch macbook screen for the big screen for a couple of hours and check out some of our favorites from the #Movies&TV channel.

Baby Driver:

Edgar Wright’s thriller boasts a star studded cast and feels like one of the most original films we’ve seen in years. The film currently holds a 98% Rotten Tomatoes rating if you don’t want to take our word for it.

Despicable Me 3:

Steve Carell doubles as Gru and his twin brother Dru alongside everyone’s favorite minions for the third installment of Despicable Me.

The House:
SNL favorites Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler combine forces for a suburban satire that is sure to be nothing short of hilarious.

Want some more suggestions? Ask us in the app. Have a happy holiday and keep grinding!

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Introducing Pinguin’s All Day AMA Event!

This Thursday, June 15h we will be hosting our first ALL DAY AMA with some pretty incredible hosts. We have reached out to founders, journalists, and influencers across industries to bring this lineup together. Check out our hosts below and be sure to join us on Pinguin for an event that is sure to be both fun and informative no matter what industry you work in!

AMA Host: Kelly Ann Collins

Kelly Ann Collins is an entrepreneur and advisor with expertise in social media, communications, branding and business development. She’s the founder of Vult Lab, a social media strategy and business development company. Kelly Ann is also the co-founder, president and CMO at Kittr, Inc., a software company that’s redefining the way influencers, bloggers, small business owners, startups and nonprofits post to social media.

AMA Host: John Henry

John Henry is a serial entrepreneur, investor and managing partner at Harlem Capital PartnersAt the age of 18, John left college to pursue what became his first company, an on-demand laundry service. Within just two years of launching Mobile City, the company was successfully acquired. Henry works with early stage companies both through his non-profit incubator, Cofound Harlem and through his minority-owned venture firm, Harlem Capital Partners. John also is the host of ‘Open For Business’ Podcast.

AMA Host: Thomas Ma

After being rejected to over 100+ internships, Thomas Ma decided to venture into entrepreneurship to prove myself. Thomas Co-Founded Sapphire Apps, which has a network of 100+ influencers with a reach of over 100M followers. Sapphire Apps combines ASO strategies with influencer networks to help mobile companies increase their mobile engagement. In addition, Thomas is a career coach at ‘Career Podium’ which is a fresh, modernized and technologically advanced solution for job seekers and employers.

AMA Host: Manu ‘Swish’ Goswami

Manu (Swish) Goswami is a 19-year-old sophomore from Toronto, Canada studying Peace, Conflict, Justice Studies and Ethics, Society and Law at the University of Toronto. He is an award-winning serial tech entrepreneur and innovator, UN Youth Ambassador, early stage tech investor, LinkedIn campus editor, social media personality and TEDx speaker. ‘Swish’ is one of the world’s youngest venture capitalist, winning Canada’s Top 20 under 20 award. He is currently focusing his energy on writing a book on personal branding and growing his businesses.

AMA Host: Taylor Lorenz

Taylor Lorenz is a journalist and editorial strategist. Currently, she is the Senior Editor and Director of Emerging Platforms at The Hill where she covers national politics and the Trump administration. In Addition, Taylor also is a tech reporter for Mic.com where she writes about digital culture, social media, memes, and internet stars. With an impressive resume that includes consulting for the Daily Mail, Refinery 29, The Atlantic, WordPress, and Maxim, Taylor also wrote articles about YouTube stars, conducted on-camera interviews for People.com, and provided content strategy for emerging platforms such as Snapchat Discover and Wishbone.

AMA Host: Niv Dror

Niv Dror is the head of social and content strategy at Product Hunt. After graduating UC Santa Barbara at 20, Niv joined Rothstein Kass as an associate focusing on Hedge Fund and Venture Capital clients, where he also led the Pricing & Valuation team. He is one of the youngest candidates to pass the CPA exam at age 21.