Passion meets work

I have a passion for making it happen. How can we make it happen together?

About
Murray

Murray Newlands FRSA is an entrepreneur, business advisor and speaker. He is founder of Sighted.com an online invoicing company based in Palo Alto. Newlands is also an adviser to the Draper Nexus Network of Things Fund that invests in IOT companies. He gives practice advice from the 1000’s of pitches he has heard for entrepreneurs and startups to grow their companies, get investment and succeed. Newlands received a Bachelor of Laws and he is qualified as a Lawyer. He gained his Green Card by being recognized by the US government as an “alien of extraordinary ability.” Newlands is the author of “Online Marketing: A User’s Manual” published by John Wiley & Sons. He has also published “How to Get PR for your Startup: Traction” and “Content Marketing Strategies for Professionals”.

Newlands started out as a lawyer, but he soon looked for a career that was more creative. He became an entrepreneur by starting his own creative marketing and public relations agency at the age of 23. He grew that agency to a team of 15 employees covering everything from business strategy, e-commerce development, graphic design, to public relations. Newlands has raised money, advised funds, and gave speeches around the world. He has worked with small local start-ups as well as large corporations at a global scale. He has experienced the ebbs and flows of entrepreneurship and is passionate about helping his clients succeed.

Social Media Expert TV Commentator / Guest


Newlands regularly appears as in interviews in written press as well as on radio and TV as a social media expert on topics such as social media marketing, influence marketing and public relations.
http://fox40.com/2016/02/24/moms-tapping-into-social-commerce/

Active Projects

Sighted.com -Founder – an online invoicing company based in Palo Alto. Due.com -Founder – one-stop solution for online invoicing & time tracking.
BOUGHT OUT Nothings Fund-Advisor- a Network of Things fund that serves as a seed stage investment vehicle for Draper Nexus Ventures. Specialized in investing in companies across the entire IoT spectrum, including consumer, enterprise applications. and infrastructure.
Hostt.com-Founder - offering unlimited, ads free web hosting with no charge. No hidden costs. Free transfer. 24/7 support. - SOLD FEB 2016

Born to be a Speaker

I have spoken all over the world including London, Isreal, Malaysia, New York, San Francisco, Paris, China, Cambridge.

Online Influencer

Entrepreneur Magazine recently recognized me as one of the top 50 most influential marketers in the World.

Passion & Hustle

"I have a passion for businesses and making business happen. How can we make your business happen? What do you need to make your business happen? How can I help you billion-dollar business?"

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Favorite Quotes

  • "British Digital Marketing Guru"

    The Huffington Post

  • "Murray Newlands is an Internet-marketing expert, prolific blogger, advisor, teacher and author."

    entrepreneur.com

  • "Murray Newlands who’s book provide original scholarly business contributions of major significance to the field."

    Forbes