What brought our startup back to Chicago? Talent. That's right -- we had to leave Silicon Valley and come to Chicago to find talent. Popular wisdom says that the talent is all out in the Valley, but my experience suggests otherwise.
Denmark is increasingly becoming one of Europe’s major startup hubs, specifically Copenhagen where some of the hottest startups in Silicon Valley have grown from. Yammer competitor Podio is making waves in the Valley and Zendesk jus... Read Post
curiositycounts: Mapping New York’s startup scene. Richard Florida has a great piece on why timing is right of NYC’s tech move as the new Silicon Valley. related “In 2010, Silicon Valley accounted for the lion’s share of venture-cap... Read Post
For the past few years, whenever I meet a new startup, I treat them like a rock band. Not only because I believe startups are rock stars, but because I have learned -- from my experience as the owner of an indie record label and as ... Read Post