Archives / September, 2008

Deals

I’m trying to purge the word "deal" from my lexicon – at least as it relates to investments (i.e., companies are not a "deal", it’s an "investment opportunity"; the actual transaction itself is still fair game).  I’m amazed how often the term comes up in the venture industry. To me it seems somehow demeaning and…

Linking around

A few things that might be of interest. Foundry announced our latest investment – Pie Digital. Pie has created an "IT department in a box".  Brad jokes that he’ll no longer have to provide tech support for his parents. My dad is literally a rocket scientist, so I can’t exactly make that claim, but like…