Michael and Paul discuss myths about successful founders, side hustle, and overwhelmed consumers. In the news, they deliver updates from CrowdStrike, Skybox, Zscalers, and more!

Startup Articles & Discussion

Startup & Security Notes of Interest

What Happens When You Sell Your Startup?

  • https://news.crunchbase.com/news/happens-sell-startup/
  • Common mistake for entrepreneurs to avoid thinking about the exit
  • “participating preferred shareholders are entitled to receive their initial investment, plus a pro rata share of the remaining capital in a liquidation event.”

Zscalers files IPO (confidentially)

Crowdstrike raised $25M in Series D (continued)

MetricStream raised $65M in Equity

Skybox takes $150M in Equity

Proofpoint acquires Cloudmark for $110M

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