Quotes of the Week

"When you raise capital you are looking for more than just the dollars."

"If you’re just a guy coming out of college, you’ve got a dream, you’ve
got a really good idea, it’s impossible to be able to raise money and
create a community around what you’re doing.”

Jeff Haynie

"Atlanta (and most of the southeast it seems) is dominated by venture capitalists and investors that are spreadsheet jockeys."

Sanjay Parekh

"Atlanta has the ingredients to nurture local tech startups and early-stage companies.  If you’ve got a good idea and a good team you can get funded in Atlanta."


There is no right or wrong here.  What do you think?


August 1, 2008  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Quotes