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The Evolution of Angels into VC’s

We’ve been witnessing an institutionalizing of angel investing in recent years.  For the most part, it’s good. There continues to be a gap in the market for stage appropriate seed investors, especially in the East Coast.  But it’s interesting to watch some of these funds pursue a predictable path of evolution.  It’s goes something like […]


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Go Big or Go Home – Do Micro VCs Promote More Quick Flips?

One of the supposed drawbacks of more seed stage funding in Silicon Valley is that it encourages more “quick flip” exits.  Max Levchin wrote an excellent post on this observation, and my friend and old colleague Bijan Sabet shared his thoughts on this as well.  I largely share Max and Bijan’s affinity towards entrepreneurs that […]