Entrepreneurship Blog

Launch Pad: Not Your Ordinary VC

Andy Rachleff, W’80 isn’t your ordinary VC. He’s one of the five co-founders of Benchmark. In their conversation, here’s how Karl Ulrich describes Benchmark: “Benchmark has among the highest returns in the entire venture industry returning—depending on which years you look at—more than ten times what investors put in. AndRead More

Launch Pad: A Ring that Rings

Naivete can persuade you to try for the seemingly impossible. If you follow this up with education and hard work–sometimes the impossible becomes a successful startup. That’s how Ringly founder Christina Mercando d’Avignon made tiny wearable tech that fits in a cocktail ring. Listen to hear how she immersed herselfRead More