iTaggit founder, David Altounian wrote on his blog recently of a question that many startup entrepreneurs have to address.
It’s on the topic of geography and whether it matters, especially when it comes to funding. Or, as David puts it: Can emerging tech ever achieve “location independence”?
David’s company is based in Austin, which isn’t exactly a tech backwater, (Yes, he’s ex-Dell). But it’s still a natural, plaguing, question for him. And since, statistically, most startups are outside the hub of Silicon Valley, this also forms our…
Question of the Day
There has been a recurrent question in discussions that I’ve had recently with potential investors, other web executives, and partners: ‘Does an emerging tech company need to be in the Bay Area to have a chance of success?’?