San Francisco is an amazing city, but I’m coming to understand a unique downside to this area: my proximity to Silicon Valley and constant exposure to the next big thing may have desensitized me to the uphill battles that all startups face. Out here, startups are exciting, everyone has great ideas, and people are generally [...]
Weekly Reading 5/4: Poshmark in the National News. Threadflip Lands on the Scene. Major Brands Share Digital Success Stories. Famous Pivots.
We are big fans of startups revolutionizing the shopping experience for both buyers and sellers. Couple that with a mobile-based commerce platform, and you’ve got a winning combination for shoppers and buyers. But add on a social element that drives both mobile and in-person interactions and you have a sophisticated ecosystem built to support the [...]