Archives / June, 2009

How To Cold Call A VC

Mark Suster of GRP Partners in LA continues to crank out great posts, including today’s titled Getting Access to the Old Boys’ Club (how to approach a VC).  I like investing in LA (we’ve got three investments there – Oblong, Topspin, and Memeo) and I’ve got a long term evil plan for the city.  In…

Betting on A Big Wave

Mark Suster of GRP Partners is blogging like a fiend and has the best VC post of the day titled Sorry Guys – It’s the Size of the Wave, Not the Motion of the Ocean.  Entrepreneurs – wander over and take a look.  Plus, he’s got some title alliteration.

When Failure Is An Option

Today’s great post is from David Cowan of Bessemer Venture Partners and is titled Israeli Venture Keynote: When Failure Is An Option.  Embedded is his keynote presentation from last week at the Israeli Venture Association Annual Conference.  While David focused on lessons for venture capital in Israel, they apply broadly to venture capital anywhere in…