Posts Tagged 'Peter Thiel'

Entrepreneurship: Old Age and Treachery Will Overcome Youth and Skill

January 8 2011 No Commented

Last September, Peter Thiel made an audacious offer to student entrepreneurs less than 20 years of age:  $100,000 each to 20 entrepreneurs to drop out of college to pursue high tech entrepreneurial ventures.  Personally, I think this is a poor message to university students.  Sure…Bill Gates, Michael Dell and Mark Zuckerberg did it and were […]

Thank Goodness for Super Angels

September 6 2010 one Commented

Have you noticed all the great press given to Super Angels by the Business Week and the Wall Street Journal? First Business Week introduced us to their top 25 angel investors, who have each funded between 5 and 190 deals, averaging about 40 angel investments per angel.  It is a great list!  Then, the Wall […]