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Christopher Sanson Discusses Challenges of Keeping Expenses Down When Starting a Business

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Christopher Sanson

  • Co-founder and CEO, MarcoPolo.net
  • male
  • Caucasian
  • 1980 (Age: 40 years old)
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Biography

Christopher Sanson is the Co-Founder and CEO of MarcoPolo. MarcoPolo.net was founded as a fun way for people to share their travel plans with one another.

Previously, Sanson worked at a consulting firm performing regression analysis to help companies evaluate the effectiveness of their marketing campaigns. He's launched several ventures including an arts magazine and a photo souvenir business.

Christopher Sanson graduated with a Master of Management in Hospitality from the Cornell Hotel School in 2006. He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University in 2002.

I mean personally you make a lot of personal sacrifices that you have to be ready for. I moved in to my grandmother's house on Long Island. I was living in New York City. I moved there to basically house sit to save on rent, so I can do this, which wasn't my first choice but you know, you do it a...(Full transcript available to logged in subscribers.).

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Video 1 of 22 Christopher Sanson States College Is A Formative Period Where He Focused on Building Relationships
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 2 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Reason To Pursue Masters In Hospitality Management Instead of Traditional MBA
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 3 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Experience as A Bartender
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 4 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Concept of Building Social Networking Aspect Into Hotel Experience
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 5 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Finding Business Opportunities In Increasing Number of People With Mobile Lifestyles
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 6 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Product Strategy Must Take Target Market Into Account
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 7 of 22 Christopher Sanson Provides Outline of MarcoPolo's Business Model
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 8 of 22 Christopher Sanson states Business Growth Needs To Be Carefully Managed
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
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Video 9 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Challenge of Knowing When To Launch Website
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
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Video 10 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Entrepreneurs Need To Be Flexible
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 11 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Impact of Facebook Opening Their Platform
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 12 of 22 Christopher Sanson States A Great PR Strategy Is Key To Getting A Startup Off The Ground
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 13 of 22 Christopher Sanson States MarcoPolo Has A Two Person Management Team As Well As An Advisory Board
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 14 of 22 Christopher Sanson Shares Thoughts on The Challenges of Partnerships
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 15 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Importance of Going Through Process of Writing a Business Plan
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 16 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Importance of Developing a Plan of Operations And Moving To Execution - Even If It Is Small
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/08
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Video 17 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Challenges of Keeping Expenses Down When Starting a Business
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 18 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Lack of Resources Forces You To Be Creative
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
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Video 19 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Entrepreneurship Is A Specific Mindset Of Wanting To Create Something New
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
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Video 20 of 22 Christopher Sanson States Communication and Negotiation Skills Are Important
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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Video 21 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Differences In Learning About Negotiation In The Class Versus Reality
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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  • 2 min. 14 sec.
Video 22 of 22 Christopher Sanson Discusses Concerns With Future of Company and Excitement of Growing It Each Day
  • Christopher Sanson - Interview - MarcoPolo.net
  • 2/21/2008
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