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Has the traditional VC been forced to pivot?

At Venture Shift, VCs from Kleiner, Mayfield, First Round, August Capital, True Ventures

Innovation series by Bambi Francisco Roizen
August 22, 2011 | Comments
Short URL: http://vator.tv/n/1dcd


Here's the video of the Venture Shift panel: "Has the traditional VC industry been forced to pivot by the rise of angels, super angels, incubators, etc?"

On this panel, we had Randy Komisar from  Kleiner Perkins Caufields & Byers, Phil Black from True Ventures, Raj Kapoor from Mayfield, Rob Hayes from First Round Capital, Howard Hartenbaum from August Capital and Rich Melmon from Bullpen, who moderated.

For a great overview of the panel, read Faith Merino's "Angels meet a need the VC industry couldn't."

 

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