Esther Dyson, Heidi Messer, Laurel Touby, Dawn Barber: Founders@Fail
Monday, May 21, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Join us for an intimate conversation with the trailblazers who have defined New York startups for the past decade. Heidi Messer co-founded Linkshare. Laurel Touby founded Media Bistro. Esther Dyson's investments include Flickr, del.icio.us, and Meetup. Dawn Barber co-founded NYTech Meetup. But this isn't a victory lap. It's easy to forget that even legends struggled and continue to struggle. We'll be discussing the challenges each has faced, the mistakes made and lessons learned over the years...
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Founders@Fail began with one simple principle: mistakes are inevitable. Nobody emerges with the perfect idea and executes flawlessly- not even Steve Jobs. The purpose of our community is to strip away that myth, to share candid stories about mistakes made and lessons learned so that future generations of aspiring entrepreneurs are better prepared when that deal falls through, the financing doesn't close, and your CTO quits...
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