It’s your EQUITY – manage it wisely…

As a founder equity tends to be one of the most cherished assets at your startup.  For many of us, it is ONE of the drivers of entrepreneurship – to own our businesses and have a shot at real wealth creation (wealth is different than rich – you can get rich in corporate America).  I’ve … Continue reading

Southern California as an Innovation Center

Creating a place where innovation can thrive is not easy, on a regional, state or national level. It is a mix of good fortune, planning and community, amongst other things. In thinking about what is need to optimize the innovation equation, I think of it as – f(U, C, T, I). Universities – it really … Continue reading