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Yowzit Profiled in The Mail & Guardian -- The leading South African newspaper The Mail and Guardian has profiled Yowzit's programs to use technology to promote government service levels and accountability.  Yowzit is a firm co-founded by New Markets through its client work.

Presentations for MIT Media Lab Conference -- New Markets Advisors' Stephen Wunker and Jessica Wattman have presented in two panel discussions for the Build Peace conference at the MIT Media Lab, an event focused on how technology can enable innovation in peacebuilding in conflict-torn communities. Video is available.

Wunker to Keynote Chennai Conference -- Managing Director Stephen Wunker will be the keynote presenter at the Cognizant Innovation Summit in Chennai, India.

Incubator Advice in Entrepreneur Magazine -- Our Managing Director offers perspective throughout Entrepreneur Magazine's story on corporate incubators.

Patent Granted on Business Model -- New Markets' Managing Director Stephen Wunker is a co-inventor on a patent granted to Genworth Financial for a new type of home mortgage product.

Reuters on Fiat's Market Entry Strategy -- Reuters interviews New Markets' Managing Director on how Fiat can reintroduce its Maserati brand into the United States

Writing a Successful Business Plan -- Business Insider publishes an interview with New Markets' Managing Director on how companies big and small can write more effective business plans.

Reuters Management Tip of the Day -- New Markets' piece for Harvard Business Review forms the basis of Reuters' Management Tip of the Day, on smarter strategic planning.

Wunker to Keynote Partnerships in Clinical Trials -- New Markets' Managing Director Stephen Wunker will join Ram Charan, James Surowiecki, and other major speakers to keynote this leading healthcare conference.

New Markets' Venture Yowzit Leading African Market -- Johannesburg-based Yowzit has become Africa's leading Internet site for local ratings and has extended its reach into over 200 ratings categories.

Article Detailing Foothold Strategies -- Ivey Business Journal has published an article by New Markets' Managing Director examining the role of foothold strategies in creating new markets and laying out how they can be used to enter markets quickly, at low cost, and with high impact.

Capturing New Markets a Best Business Book of 2011 -- The book by New Markets' Managing Director Stephen Wunker has been named by the book summary publisher Soundview as one of the five Best Business Books of the year.

Webinar on Capturing New Markets -- Stephen Wunker will host a webinar on his book, covering key topics and how they apply to current business events.

Wunker in The Globe and Mail -- Canada's top daily newspaper has detailed Stephen Wunker's five recommendations for how to approach strategy in new markets.

Ivey Business Journal Publishes Article -- Canada's leading business journal has published an article by New Markets' Managing Director Stephen Wunker that describes how strategy for new markets should differ from longstanding approaches suited to established industries.

Summary Published of Capturing New Markets -- The business book summary publisher Soundview has published a summary of the book for downloading.

Wunker in the Christian Science Monitor -- New Markets' Managing Director takes a dubious view toward Microsoft's new Windows 8 in the Christian Science Monitor.

Book Review by CanadaOne -- The leading Canadian business news site has written a review of Capturing New Markets.

Article in The Financial Times -- Stephen Wunker has written for the Financial Times a case study of how Walgreens created new business lines to both support and expand on its core business.

Workshop in São Paolo -- Stephen Wunker will lead a day-long workshop for Brazilian executives on September 20, 2011.

Book Review in The Irish Times -- One of Ireland's leading newspapers has written a review of Capturing New Markets.

New Blog to Appear Regularly for Forbes -- Stephen Wunker will be writing regularly for Forbes as the author of their blog titled New Markets.

Blogs on Harvard Business Review -- Harvard Business Review is running a series of blogs by Stephen Wunker.

Interview at Executive Travel -- Executive Travel magazine has interviewed Stephen Wunker for its story "5 Ways to Change Your Business."

Podcast from American Management Association -- The American Management Association has done an in-depth podcast interview with Stephen Wunker about Capturing New Markets.

Interview and Book Review at PCWorld -- IDG News, publishers of PCWorld and other leading IT publications, discusses Capturing New Markets and interviews author Stephen Wunker.

Podcast of National Radio Interview -- Jim Blasingame, host of the nationally-syndicated show The Small Business Advocate, has made podcasts available of part 1 and part 2 of his recent interview of Stephen Wunker.

BizEd Reviews Capturing New Markets -- The leading business school publication BizEd has favorably reviewed the new book in its July/August issue.  The review reads in part "Wunker does an excellent job of helping CEOs and entrepreneurs recognize the next big thing."

TheStreet Video Interview -- The leading financial website TheStreet does a video interview of Stephen Wunker.

Bloomberg Radio Interviews Wunker -- A podcast is available of Bloomberg Radio's extended interview with New Markets Advisors Managing Director Stephen Wunker.  The segment begins at the 13:45 mark and lasts to 27:30

Extended Q&A in CFOworld -- Stephen Wunker discusses the role of CFOs in developing new ventures for their companies.  Read the extended Q&A in CFOworld.

BNET's "The Live 1" Video Interview -- BNET's daily business program "The Live 1" interviews Stephen Wunker about the principles behind his new book, his experiences building new ventures, and lessons for companies currently in the headlines.

Science Policy at The New Republic -- Stephen Wunker writes about U.S. funding for basic science research at The New Republic

Posts at Harvard Business Review -- Wunker's recent Harvard Business Review contributions have covered how companies can chart strategy during turbulence and howthey can find new space in long-established industries.

Comment on Hulu Deal -- Stephen Wunker comments in E-Commerce Times about the potential for a tie up between Hulu and Yahoo.

Radio Shows and Podcasts -- New Markets Advisors Managing Director Stephen Wunker has appeared recently on a wide range of radio talk shows and podcasts.  A sampling is available at:

"The Business of Wisdom" with Dr. Alvin Jones

"Financial Spectrum" with Bill Kearney (at the 10 minute mark)

"Process Excellence Network" with Diana Davis

Q&A with Oracle on Thriving During Turbulence -- Oracle’s magazine Profit has published a Q&A with Stephen Wunker on how to thrive during turbulence and avoid leading mistakes when thinking about new markets.

Comment on iCloud -- Stephen Wunker is featured on Portfolio.com discussing the business model implications of Steve Job’s announcement of Apple’s iCloud service.

Speaker at TEDx Bay Area -- Stephen Wunker is the featured speaker at the June meeting of TEDx for the San Francisco Bay Area. Click for video of the event.

Speaker at "Open Innovation: Making a Step-Change Impact" -- Wunker presents on the role of open innovation in creating business model innovations and capturing new markets at this major annual event.

Capturing New Markets is Published -- McGraw-Hill has published worldwide the book by New Markets Advisors Managing Director Stephen Wunker.  

Monitor Group Publishes Work on Beacons for Business Model Innovation -- Stephen Wunker has co-authored with Monitor partner Geoff Tuff a working paper on tools to think rigorously through business model innovation.