Many top performing VCs would struggle if they weren’t on their firm’s platform. And similarly, a far greater number of VCs might be able to do well if they were just at a firm with a strong enough brand. Most special are those that are the source of their own success.
Everyone is asking how companies should engage in broader societal issues during these difficult times, while keeping their teams united and focused on the mission. I want Coinbase to be laser focused on achieving its mission, because I believe that this is the way that we can have the biggest impact on the world.
They took bets on unknown people and believed in them more than anyone had before. They set strong norms and fought back hard against bad behavior towards YC founders. They trusted their own convictions, were willing to do things their way, and were willing to be disliked by the existing power structures.
Launched at the 2016 Bay Area Urban Manufacturing Summit, the Bay Area Urban Manufacturing Initiative (BAUM) is a project to facilitate the creation of a well-defined and interconnected regional manufacturing ecosystem.
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