TITLE

Lehman's Pain, Startup's Gain?

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;9/16/2008, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that venture capitalist (VC) Josh Kopelman has created a web site called LeaveWallStreetJoinAStartup.com in a bid to gain from Lehman's demise. He is trying to funnel displaced Wall Street workers to job openings at his portfolio companies. He urges those affected by the layoffs to join a startup like YouNoodle. His blog states that today's startups are more stable than Wall Street.
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36646745

 

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