Over the past 20 years, the Internet has radically changed both the global and U.S. economy. It has expanded markets in ways the central planners never could and has created more entrepreneurs than all of our nation’s business schools have — combined.
The Internet has allowed American consumers and entrepreneurs to gain access to the global marketplace, first from their computer and today also from their phones, tablets, smart watches and even eyeglasses. Small businesses now have the ability to reach consumers virtually anywhere in the world.
Snyder is the CEO of Disruptor Capital, a Virginia-based seed and angel capital investment company. Prior to starting Disruptor, Snyder was the Founder & CEO of New Media Strategies, the largest social media marketing agency.