startups: please boycott 2009 New York Venture Summit

Another scam…. be one of the top 50 innovators… if you pay $1,500!!! what a scam! please boycott pay for play forums! best j ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Date: Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 12:54 PM Subject: Fwd: VC Funding To: Forwarded conversation Subject: VC Funding ———————— From: Adam Negnewitzky Date: Are you actively … Continue reading startups: please boycott 2009 New York Venture Summit

STARTUPS: Please boycott AlwaysOn's Venture Summit Silicon Valley for charing $10k for 6 min pitch!

Just got this… we gotta boycott AlwaysOn until they stop charging startups. Here are the details from a CEO who is being pitched on $10k for six minutes. Notice how they don’t discuss the fees until the last minute. Such a scam! best j ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Date: Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at … Continue reading STARTUPS: Please boycott AlwaysOn's Venture Summit Silicon Valley for charing $10k for 6 min pitch!

Startups: please boycott Life Sciences & Healthcare Venture Summit from Youngstartup Ventures

We're told Joe Benjamin's Life Sciences & Healthcare Summit is charing companies to present… as such, startups should not support this event. Note: buying a ticket to an event? sure, no problem. paying to present? not cool.  fight the power!  best j From: "Joe Benjamin" <announcements@youngstartup.net> Date: October 15, 2009 5:38:45 AM PDTTo: Subject: Register Today … Continue reading Startups: please boycott Life Sciences & Healthcare Venture Summit from Youngstartup Ventures

Entrepreneurs: do not support the New England Venture Summit charging startups to present

Startups: Do not support events like this $1,500 to present New England Venture Summit. Take a moment to tell them that you don’t agree with them charging startups and together we can crack the “pay to play” virus! Note: if they wanted to charge you for a ticket, well, maybe…. but to present? that’s not … Continue reading Entrepreneurs: do not support the New England Venture Summit charging startups to present

Marc Andreessen's Venture Fund–and how "micro VC is transforming the Valley"

Congrats to Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz on launching their–wait for it–$300m venture (angel?) fund. Andreessen plus unlimited funds to invest one or two million in 100-200 companies over the next five years is, well, game changing for startups. This is like 100 new angel investors coming into the valley at once…. if those angel … Continue reading Marc Andreessen's Venture Fund–and how "micro VC is transforming the Valley"

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Joanne Wilson’s Top Insights | Angel S5 E10

Top Insights Raising at a juiced valuation can have devastating downstream consequences for a startup. Recent momentum in funding underestimated founders has helped firms realize the opportunity of having a diverse team of investors. It is harder than ever to be a “generalist” investor. To succeed in today’s market you need a thesis. Portfolio management … Continue reading Joanne Wilson’s Top Insights | Angel S5 E10

Paul Judge on helping lead SoftBank’s $100M Opportunity Fund, the future of VC & more | This Week in Startups Blog

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