Tags » Dave McClure

What the *%@#? Dave McClure vents his spleen...

The final Lean Start Melbourne event of 2014 was a Q&A with Dave McClure, tech entrepreneur, early-stage investor and founder of 500 Startups. It was certainly an ear-opening experience, as Dave laced his comments with enough expletives to fund a small start-up (if only the organisers had thought to provide a swear jar…). 445 more words

#Content In Context

Syfy Greenlights Silicon Valley-Based 'Bazillion Dollar Club'

Syfy is moving forward with the Silicon Valley-based docu-series The Bazillion Dollar Club, which follows notable tech financier Dave McClure and tech innovator Brady Forrest, the creative mind behind the hardware accelerator Highway1.  376 more words


500 Startups Launches $10M Mobile Collective Fund, Hires Ex-Dolphin Browser Exec Edith Yeung To Run It

“In the past we were 500 Startups. In the future we might be 500 VCs.”

That’s Dave McClure, founding partner and Sith Lord behind global seed fund… 523 more words


Don't feed the startup assholes

The “asshole” wording has been put forward quite a few times recently about Silicon Valley and startups (see Sarah Lacy’s bit on Pandodaily).

On the smarter side of things, the right (?) behaviour was summarised in one old(ish) … 52 more words

Entrepreneurship - General