The old wisdom for investors in start-ups said you needed an experienced hand as a CEO. The Valley’s new wisdom: don’t fund anyone over 30.
Prime time entrepreneurship is 30s. And its possibly getting younger as web technology meets youth culture.
Fred Wilson (again):
Some of the most interesting things I’ve seen this month and this year are the creations of kids who barely shave. And it’s not an accident.
Q: What’s the difference between the tech industry and NAMBLA?
A: There isn’t any; they both want young men—the younger the better—that they can screw.
— (originally over in John Welch’s comments)