Vator’s community is the home to entrepreneurs who embrace their passion and follow their dreams. Our profiles allow members to express themselves by sharing their interests, lessons learned, as well as bits and pieces of their roller-coaster journey.
These profiles give entrepreneurs an opportunity to showcase themselves and tell their story. So if you are an entrepreneur, a serial entrepreneur, or even an aspiring entrepreneur, we'd like to hear from you.
I am a(n):
Companies I've founded or co-founded:
Companies I've invested in:
If you are an entrepreneur, why?
A unique combination of ideas found me and the market is vast and mostly untapped.
My favorite startups:
quora, empire avenue, facebook, twitter
What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Quality people are rare.
Quality people are awesome.
What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
i do not know
What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
i must talk to more people
i must make initial contact and talk to people.
i must learn to use the phone to talk to more people
Why don't you make the prototype on your own?
Without a team, I am nothing. I have strong technical skills, but without a teammate I cannot bring them to bear and generate any momentum. Maybe I'm wrong about this, but it's been a couple years, and I think I can see my own limitations pretty clearly now.
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