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CTO Salary and Equity Trends 2009-2011

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Or they are looking at Hiring a CTO and want to see what salary and equity ranges look like. Powered by Tableau I'm showing snapshots below.

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Los Angeles CTO / VP Engineering Job Searches

SoCal CTO

What I’ve not written as much about is what to do if you are a CTO looking for your next opportunity – especially in Los Angeles.

How Startups are Disrupting Financial Technology

David Teten

Financial Services Los Angeles The other speakers were: Doug Atkin , Senior Managing Director, Venture Investments, Guggenheim Partners.

Hiring a CTO for Your Startup

SoCal CTO

have a great network of fellow CTOs, especially in the Los Angeles area. In Los Angeles, the answer is "often."

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Hiring a CTO for Your Startup

SoCal CTO

have a great network of fellow CTOs, especially in the Los Angeles area. In Los Angeles, the answer is "often."

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Why You Should Give Before You Get

Both Sides of the Table

One of the most common questions I hear from first-time entrepreneurs is, “How do I meet angels?” Who cares what my equity is.

Upfront Ventures Raised New $280 Million Fund

Both Sides of the Table

We raised $280 million. If you want to understand how the VC industry is changing there is a great primer in the link. Was it hard to raise the fund?

Accelerator vs. Incubator: What’s the Difference?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

asked Paul Bricault, cofounder of Amplify , a Los Angeles-based accelerator, to define them. Do you know the difference between the two?

Case Study: Tea of a Kind

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

That's what Don Park kept asking himself during his flight back to Los Angeles from Germany. Was it too late to shift gears?

American Apparel rejects takeover bid from Hagan - Silver Creek

Chaganomics

Earlier this week, the Los Angeles-based company received a $300 million bid from a group of investors who are backing the return of Dov Charney. American Apparel rejects takeover bid - source - RTRS 14-JAN-2016 11:59:16 PM By Aurindom Mukherjee Jan 14 (Reuters) - Bankrupt teen apparel retailer American Apparel Inc's APPCQ.PK

Why John Frankel Leaned in Early on Klout and Cornerstone OnDemand and What He Sees Next

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And now one of his newest passions is Nova Spievak’s Bottlenose , another Los Angeles company. It all started in 2010 with Klout.

How to Hunt Programmers for Your Startup - A Field Guide

SoCal CTO

His goal was to find a programmer who would come in as an early partner and work as an Equity-Only Developer. Do you have wireframes? Game over.

Finding a Technical Cofounder for Your Startup

SoCal CTO

Tech Events / Meetups - In Los Angeles, There are lots of Networking Events in Los Angeles and Southern California that are techie oriented.

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Zachary Bogue And Matt Ocko Launch Data Collective, An Early Stage Fund For Big Data Startups

techcrunch.com

She attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA, majoring in Writing and Art, and moved to New York City shortly after graduation to work in the Media industry. After four years of living in New York and attending courses at New York University, she returned to Los Angeles in. Startups. Mobile.

PitchU Through Online Video With VenCorps And Kauffman Foundation

YoungUpstarts

Monthly winners walk away with the cash without any catch – no equity is expected.

How to Hunt Programmers for Your Startup - A Field Guide

SoCal CTO

His goal was to find a programmer who would come in as an early partner and work as an Equity-Only Developer. Do you have wireframes? Game over.

Some Thoughts on Leadership Going into 2016

Both Sides of the Table

We’re a national venture capital investment firm but with our roots firmly in Los Angeles. You don’t have unlimited equity to dole out. Having time to think about “leadership” at most startups feels like a luxury. The reality of most startups is about survival. It’s a new year – 2016. Finally.

What Makes an Entrepreneur? Four Letters: JFDI

Both Sides of the Table

When he re-approached me he had a much better plan and he had a prototype!  I introduced him to some angels and his round was OVER SUBSCRIBED!

How to Impress Angel Investors and Make It into “Startup Heaven”

Up and Running

Got a question for one of the angel investors mentioned below? Today is Ask an Angel day! How Angels Invest. 51 percent).

How to Convince a Big Brand to Partner With You

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It''s easier than you think, as long as you''re willing to lay a whole lot of groundwork. Your business idea is solid. Make friends in person.

8 Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Investors and Board

Both Sides of the Table

In addition to helping manage the board Chris also helps represent the interests of the angel investors / common stock holders. Rob does it.

4 Ways to Get a Celebrity Endorsement

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In 2001, Uri Minkoff and his wife were at a party in Los Angeles. See how these companies found famous fans. million meals).

What's Really Going on With Crowdfunding

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In the United States, equity crowdfunding is still unregulated, and thus, illegal. That''s because the SEC is treading water over the issue.

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How to Land a Celebrity Co-founder

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

True as that might be, all is not lost for entrepreneurs outside Los Angeles, Lee says. Berman says. Who's into photography?

The Impending Explosion of the Internet

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In the near future, the number of available Web domain names will soar by 6,000 percent. Here''s why it matters to your business.

How To Launch a Startup and Avoid Ending-up in Jail

Scott Edward Walker

Introduction I love working with startups – and trying to protect founders and watch their backs.  Potential Criminal Violations Employment Laws. 

Jimmy Iovine On Steve Jobs, Beats, And Apple

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Must have been eight months before he passed,” Iovine told me during an interview at his home in Los Angeles this past March 17.

A Few Key People Really Can Make a Huge Difference

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Local Angel Community / Recycled Capital. There is a long tradition of these and it’s what formed the original angel network groups.

Don't Run Out of Cash: 3 Growth-Company Case Studies

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

He hired salespeople, who, in turn, added cities quickly, including Orlando, Chicago, Seattle, Los Angeles, and New York City. Not bad.

[Event][Singapore] 2015 Battlehack

YoungUpstarts

” “Unlike many other hackathons, we are not looking to take equity in their companies or influence their work in any way.

Breaking Free of No Man’s Land

Growthink Blog

Model (Business). I had the great fortune recently to lead a change management assignment for a large, urban hospital here in Los Angeles where Mr. Charlie Munger - Warren Buffet''s famed partner at Berkshire Hathaway – is Executive Chairman. Breaking free of No Man’s Land requires getting all four of these right. Money. Management.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – February 2012

VC Cafe

through its GE Healthymagination Fund, an equity fund of GE Capital and GE Healthcare. For the Invest in Israel archive,  click here. million).

Kiosked Raises €5.2 Million as they begin Pushing 'Smart Content' into Mobile Advertising

ArcticStartup

Kiosked now has offices in London, New York, Los Angeles, and Singapore, and has tripled in the last twelve months. million (€5.2

Statement By Dov Charney Regarding American Apparel Bankruptcy Ruling

Chaganomics

LOS ANGELES, Jan. Since relocating American Apparel to Los Angeles in the late 1990's from South Carolina I was bucking conventional wisdom by trying to preserve American manufacturing jobs and keep apparel manufacturing in the United States. Now all stockholders will have their shares and value extinguished. Dov Charne

The 10 Best Real Estate Schools Compared: Meet the Winner!

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

University of Southern California Los Angeles, California $50,210 The university has a 91% 6 year graduation rate.

Mike Michalowicz’s Net Worth

Mike Michalowicz

sold the first company I founded, a computer technology integrator, to private equity in 2002. The Angel of Death. You want my number.

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On Tour With the Boss

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Springsteen entrusts the task to Rock-It Cargo, a freight forwarding and logistics company with headquarters in Philadelphia and Los Angeles.

Controlling Your Communication

ArcticStartup

Erik is an entrepreneur from from Los Angeles who moved to Tallinn to focus on life equity. This is where practice makes perfect.

CasaSiegel: NorCal and SoCal - A Tale of Two States

CasaSiegel

” Almost always, someone looks back at me and says, “Oh, that’s like private equity, right?” CasaSiegel. Robert Siegel.

Q&A: Meet Shaq, the Entrepreneur

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

who owns fitness centers, car washes, Five Guys franchises, nightclubs, and real estate, has his own shoe brand, and holds equity positions in companies like Google (his slice was pre-IPO), Vitamin Water, and Muscle Milk. Shaq: In my 20s I was at a car dealership in Los Angeles and an elderly lady was trying to buy a van.