Spearhead: Angel Investing



Founders Backing Founders

Investing keeps founders sharp—and plugged into what the best founders are doing. • Founders want to be backed by other founders • Investing aligns interests • Advisors have adverse…



IPOs Are for the Last Investors in Line

Financiers now come to Silicon Valley to invest in companies first. •  If you’re investing in the IPO, you’re literally last in line •  I sleep well knowing my…

Build a Brand to Get into Hot Deals

I started AngelList partly because I was cut out of deals. • Investing in winners is the best way to build a brand • You can build a brand…

My Original Brand Was in Growth Hacking

I pitched growth hacking to Twitter; they passed on it—but they let me invest. • Ryan Hoover and Patri Friedman have interesting brands Transcript: http://blog.spearhead.co/started