Tale of Two Valleys: LA and the Bay Area from an Investor’s Perspective
AUGUST 27, 2014
Over time, though, military spending wound down and many large aerospace and military companies left Southern California. After stints as a technology investment banker, a dot-com entrepreneur, and a product manager in Silicon Valley, I moved to Los Angeles in 2006. As a result, we’ve learned to be just as impressed by an entrepreneur who previously launched a chain of Taco stands as we are by an entrepreneur who was formerly the original product manager of Google Maps.