Northstate innovation challenge coming
The annual event is a gathering of innovators throughout the region who were chosen to present their ideas to venture capitalists, angel investors and judges.
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1 Billionaire's Shocking Plan to Create 6 Brand-New American States
The state motto of California is "Eureka: I have found it" -- one billionaire is pushing for it to instead read, "Eureka: I have found them ."
Another Billionaire with a dumb idea
Can someone please explain to me why billionaires - especially those venture capitalists - feel the need to stick their noses into areas that are not their 'core competency'? The latest to do this is Tim Draper - founder of the global venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson.
VC Tim Draper: Maybe US will end up with 60 states
Tim Draper, the famous venture capitalist, revealed in December a plan to divvy up California into six separate states .
Plan to split California into six states closer to vote
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UPDATE 1-Venture capitalist in bid to split California into six states
A venture capitalist seeking to break California into six new states has won approval to begin collecting signatures needed to get his plan on the ballot in November, but experts said such a measure likely stands little chance of success.
How to shorten the time frame for entrepreneurship
On stage with Tony Perkins to kick off this year's Venture Summit Silicon Valley, Tim Draper welcomed a crowd of investors and entrepreneurs to his brand-new Draper University, which is offering a series of six-week programs to speed up the pace of disruptive innovation in Silicon Valley.
Launching new fund easy for VC Jennifer Fonstad, compared to leaping from a kidnap car
Jennifer Fonstad formerly a general partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, and Theresia Gouw, formerly at Accel Partners, have launched a new firm together called Aspect Ventures.