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Ben Smith is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO of Chancebending Ventures, a full-service consulting and advisory firm servicing seed stage digital startups to Fortune 500 clients. Ben has built and sold multiple venture backed startups, including Blayze inc. Prior to that, Ben was an early Google and YouTube business exec behind YouTube’s biggest partnerships and strategic efforts. Ben created many first of its kind social media partnerships on the web, and lead YouTube’s efforts with Hollywood for years. He helped bridge the gap between Hollywood and Silicon Valley, leaving YouTube HQ to be the company’s first businessperson in Los Angeles.

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Is Voice really happening or not? 5 reasons yes and 5 reasons no.

Is Voice really happening or not? 5 reasons yes and 5 reasons no.   I got an email from a listener named Shelby the other day. Shelby asked: "Ben, is voice really happening as fast we all expect?" Well, Shelby. GREAT question. Let's discuss.   Please hit the subscribe...

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