Load Balancing Between VC Partners

Feld Thoughts

I woke up this morning in Fort Worth, Texas. Fortunately, I’ve got amazing partners. As a result, we’ve always been active at moving primary responsibility for a company (which we define as a board seat) between partners. In addition, we do this exercise as each partner returns from their one month annual sabbatical, as the other three partners have already been handling that partner’s primary responsibilities.

Upcoming NYC family office conferences: Real estate and Blockchain

David Teten

Keynote speakers: Mr. David Helfand , Co-President of Sam Zell’s Equity Group Investments; Mr. Jack Rosen , CEO, Rosen Partners, President of the American Jewish Congress and Chairman of the American Council for World Jewry; Mr. Ofer Yardeni , Chairman & Founder, Stonehenge; Mr. Tal Kerret , President of Silverstein Properties and Dr. (Er.) East Coast Family Office & High Net Worth Conference , October 25th, at The Union League Club, NYC.

Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 37: Michael Ingle and Graeme Gordon

Steve Blank

Partner disagreements and a lack of planning killed Michael’s beach volleyball bar venture, but he doesn’t consider it a failure: It cost me about $80,000, but the way I look at that is it was tuition money. I simply wasn’t happy in corporate America.

Branching out: Why you shouldn’t limit your startup to just one location

The Next Web

Nicholas Petri is a market research analyst at OpenView Venture Partners , where he helps portfolio companies by providing in-depth research into their prospects and customer segments. FieldAware now have an office in Fort Worth.

A Look Inside the Fascinating Cannabis Branding and Marketing Boom

crowdSPRING Blog

As Melanie Rose Rodgers, a Managing Partner at the Denver, Colorado-based marijuana marketing agency Cannabrand told me, “One major challenge our clients face is all the red tape that exists due to marijuana’s federally illegal Schedule I status.”

Dallas Startup Happy Hour Tomorrow

The Startup Lawyer

More than 250 entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs and others interested in the Dallas/Fort Worth startup scene have RSVPed for the event. Dynamo Labs was the first recipient of fbFund, a grant fund operated by the Founders Fund, Accel Partners, and Facebook.

Six Reasons Your Logo Might Need a Makeover

crowdSPRING Blog

We expect them to be the visual representation of everything our brand stands for, to be the recognizable “face” of our companies, to be the picture worth a thousand words every day for so long as our business persists. If your company is coming out on the other side of a storm, it might be worth your time to consider an update to your logo. Maybe the selection was the result of ill-fated and agitated compromise with your partner. We ask a lot of our logos.

Google VP: Here's How to Get Bought By Us


A year or so ago the news was that Google and or YouTube was going to help small partners/studios with funding that would be recovered by ADD revenue. I’ll add on one more – are there regional members of David’s team in at least the major markets like Dallas/Fort Worth? Top From Our Partners. Partners. Partners. Global Syndication Partners.