Serial Entrepreneur and Next Coast Ventures Partner Zeynep Young Gives Tips on How to Succeed as an Entrepreneur

Zeynep Young is a serial entrepreneur who just became a venture capital partner with Next Coast Ventures. In this Ideas to Invoices podcast, Young discusses what it takes to succeed as an entrepreneur and what she looks for when making an investment. Previously, Young founded and served as CEO of Double Line Partners, an educational […]

Internet Pioneer and Ethernet Inventor Bob Metcalfe Shares Entrepreneurial Advice in this Ideas to Invoices Podcast

By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News Host of the Ideas to Invoices Podcast Internet Pioneer Bob Metcalfe is celebrating his 71st birthday today. Metcalfe is best known worldwide as the inventor of Ethernet. “A lot of people think an idea comes all of a sudden, a Eureka moment,” Metcalfe said. “But […]

Next Coast Ventures’ Founders Give Fundraising Advice

By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News Host of the Ideas to Invoices Podcast Next Coast Ventures might be able to afford to lose $1 million on an investment, but can an entrepreneur afford to lose five to ten years of their life working on a startup that doesn’t hit it big? […]

Austin Entrepreneur Joseph Kopser Considers Run for Congress

By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News Host of the Ideas to Invoices Podcast Most people in Austin’s technology community know Joseph Kopser. He is one of those people who seems to be everywhere and involved in everything from Austin’s smart city efforts and transportation issues to promoting veteran entrepreneurs and higher […]

NaturallyCurly CoFounder Michelle Breyer Created a Curl Empire in Austin

By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills Host of Ideas to Invoices As a business reporter at the Austin American-Statesman, Michelle Breyer launched a website geared to girls with curls. At a party with friends and colleagues, Breyer complained about the lack of hairstyles and products for women with curly hair. At the […]