Goooood Morning Silicon Alley!

Best Tech Events This Week (Global Innovator II, Pre-SXSW Mixer, Startup Battles II, Amusemi, Startup Diaries, Girls Raising)

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This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com.

TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) is a global initiative of mentoring, classes & b-plan competitions for High Schoolers, teaching them entrepreneurship & leadership. Info session on Sat. You should go!

I know folks looking for 4-6 desks & also short term space (12 -18 mo, 13 people). (Got extra desks / shared office for rent / sub-lease etc? Email me!) Read More

Goooood Morning Silicon Alley!

This Week In Silicon Alley (Tech@NYU Startup Week, Hack n Jill, Startup Job Fair, Canadian Demo Night, Israel Tech, SwitchPitch)

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This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com.

On the heels of JOBS Act, AngelList rolled out Syndicates and it’s become the topic du jour with folks weighing in here, here, here and here.

Heads up: my buddy Rajiv (CTO, New York Times) is headlining OWASP AppSec USA (biggest software security conference in New York City) in November with folks from NYSE Euronext, Mozilla, Oracle, Etsy. Read More