Randall Stross on Y Combinator

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October 1, 2013 · 1 comment

Randall Stross discusses his recent book: The Launch Pad: Inside Y Combinator, Silicon Valley’s Most Exclusive School for Startups. Stross’s behind-the-scenes look at Y Combinator details how the seed fund has been able to produce young entrepreneurs and successful startups such as Dropbox and Airbnb. Stross also discusses Y Combinator’s early history, the typical Y Combinator participant, the fund’s rate of return, the gender gap in the program, and the reason Silicon Valley has become the epicenter for startups.

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  • mahbodmoghadam

    Randy – you are the HOMIE! Your book reads like a portent sent from heaven! It was an honor to work with you