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.
Groupon has continued its (talent) acquisition spree with the recent purchase of a hot Silicon Valley startup before they even launched - and with extremely little fanfare. We've learned that Campfire Labs, which was founded by ex-G... Read Post
Qwiki, the information experience startup we covered last year is growing up quickly; They raised a series A funding round in the form of $8million and moved out of its small Palo Alto office behind a rug shop into an impressive 6,3... Read Post