Posts Tagged ‘silicon valley’

People Who Get Stuff Done (Founders Space) VIDEO

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Never Close the Door (Founders Space) VIDEO

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An Interview with Michael Moritz – The King of All VCs

Want to know more about Michael Moritz? Google him! Without his early investment, Google might not be the household name it is today.

Moritz is a Silicon Valley venture Capitalist with Sequoia Capital. He’s a guru of selecting internet and technology companies in which to invest. Some of his early insightful investments were Google, Yahoo, and PayPal. He currently sits on the boards of 24/7 Customer, Earth Networks, Gamefly, Green Dot, Klarna, Kayak.com, LinkedIn, Sugar Inc and The Melt.

I hear Microsoft is offering help to startups. What sort of program do they offer?

QUESTION:

I hear Microsoft is offering help to startups. What sort of program do they offer?

ANSWER:

The program is called BizSpark and it’s under the Microsoft Startup Zone.

Microsoft really has its act together when it comes to helping startups.  We are thoroughly impressed.  BizSpark seems too good to be true… free software, free support, free business referrals.  It is true, and you shouldn’t hesitate to sign up if you plan on using any Microsoft technology or software at all.