Last week at the Southeastern Venture Conference, I listened to a panel called "2010: State of the Venture Market." The panelists (Jack Biddle from Novak Biddle, Bob Hower from ATV, Dan Marriott from Stripes Group, and Lou Volpe from Kodiak) ranged pretty widely across the venture capital landscape and touched on some great insights for emerging growth entrepreneurs. Below in bold are 4 quotes that I found particularly interesting with my thoughts following.
2. "I need to know that you're not just making it up -- you need a single objective data point." -- Jack Biddle