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Snow in Seattle

I spent the day in Seattle yesterday, starting off with an awesome early morning run along the ocean near downtown and ending the day walking back with some folks from a bar at UW in a freak Seattle snowstorm. I spent time with four different companies yesterday – two that I’m an investor in (BigDoor…

TechStars Seattle Demo Day Was Awesome

I formally declare year one of TechStars Seattle a huge success.  I was absolutely blown away by the companies at Demo Day last week along with the reaction and support of the Seattle tech community. John Cook at TechFlash wrote a great summary post titled My five favorite startup pitches from TechStars Demo Day.  There’s been…

TechStars Seattle Demo Day and Open Angel Forum

Andy Sack, who runs TechStars Seattle, has been all over the Seattle entrepreneurial scene in the past few years.  I’ve known and worked with Andy since 1995 (I was on the board of his first company – Abuzz – which was acquired in 1999 by the New York Times) and am awed by the amazing…

Seattle Board Day

I’m on a six week rhythm in Seattle for the three boards I’m on up here – Gist, BigDoor, and Impinj. While I don’t have them perfectly synced up, I’m hopeful that I will in 2011.  In the mean time, today full of BigDoor and Gist. It was an absurdly beautiful day in Seattle.  When…

Are You Interested in TechStars Seattle?

I’ll be in Seattle on Tuesday 4/6 for a bunch of meetings and am attending the Seattle Open Coffee Club meeting at 8:30am at Louisa’s on 2379 Eastlake Avenue E in Seattle.  Andy Sack who runs the TechStars Seattle program is hosting and providing the coffee.  We will both be answering any and all questions…