There’s no bubble. … There’s not even a little trace of a bubble. It’s the opposite of a bubble. We had the bubble, it was in 2000. Everybody worries about the bubble when there is no bubble… When there is a bubble, you stop worrying about a bubble, which is what makes the bubble.
— Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen
The majority of accelerators are not good for companies and will fail. There are too many of them. The idea of applying to just any accelerator is totally silly. A company should do homework and figure out which one is right for them.
— TechStars NYC managing director David Tisch
(Source: Fast Company)
A year ago, everyone thought that had to be doing social, no matter what. Today, the focus is on what results social can drive.
— Ben Elowtiz, the CEO of Wetpaint, talking about the benefits of social media