Gerard Ramos

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    cschultz:

Patrick Comer sent me an email this week with a screen shot of his initial outreach to me.  What a difference six years makes.  Its a great reminder to me of why I enjoy being open and meeting people… you never know where it’s going to lead.  
So glad to have you as a friend, mentor, partner-in-crime, and Voodoo portfolio company, Patrick.  You are simultaneously disrupting both market research and New Orleans tech.
Here’s to the next six years!

    cschultz:

    Patrick Comer sent me an email this week with a screen shot of his initial outreach to me.  What a difference six years makes.  Its a great reminder to me of why I enjoy being open and meeting people… you never know where it’s going to lead.  

    So glad to have you as a friend, mentor, partner-in-crime, and Voodoo portfolio company, Patrick.  You are simultaneously disrupting both market research and New Orleans tech.

    Here’s to the next six years!

    — 2 months ago with 2 notes
    The season's over, let's get back to work →

    cschultz:

    We wrapped New Orleans Entrepreneur Week last week, and the “entrepreneurial season” has come to a close. Now that the spotlight has faded, founders are thinking about what’s next.

    I’m going to share some blunt advice based on my experience with 3 years of Launch Pad classes. Ask founders who…

    — 3 months ago with 7 notes
    #noew 
    The season's over, let's get back to work →

    cschultz:

    We wrapped New Orleans Entrepreneur Week last week, and the “entrepreneurial season” has come to a close. Now that the spotlight has faded, founders are thinking about what’s next.

    I’m going to share some blunt advice based on my experience with 3 years of Launch Pad classes. Ask founders who…

    — 3 months ago with 7 notes
    comicprocession:

I could use some structure.

    comicprocession:

    I could use some structure.

    — 7 months ago with 4 notes
    Startups and Shit: Hey Look, Software Just Ate VC! →

    startupljackson:

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    Remember when Sacca was buying Twitter stock like a boss because the founders preferred him to VCs? There’s now an app for that.

    Recently AngelList quietly started testing Syndicates. Syndicates allow you to raise any amount of money on behalf of a startup and take 20% of the carry.

    — 11 months ago with 58 notes
    1boblog:

perfect pair

want this setup.

    1boblog:

    perfect pair

    want this setup.

    (Source: fuckyeahvintage-retro)

    — 1 year ago with 915 notes
    Hi, I'm Chris Schultz.: State of the New Orleans startup scene - summer 2013 →

    cschultz:

    I gave this talk at the New Orleans demo day in New York yesterday. We had 8 of the top NOLA startups in NYC for us doing investor presentations and I gave this talk to give context to what’s driving the New Orleans startup scene

    VIDEO

    SLIDES

    — 1 year ago with 4 notes