Venture Capital’s Rosetta Stone

Venture Capital. What was once the exclusive sport of kings, is going mainstream. Even though venture backed technology IPOs are taking a break and mutual funds are fiddling with the value of their stakes in private companies, the world of private investing remains on center stage…

The Toxic Term Sheet: Founders Beware!

Its official. The unicorn has jumped the shark. The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Venturesource established The Billion Dollar Startup Club this year. The special feature on unicorns comes with an interactive infographic you can play with here, which tracks private, venture backed…

John Backus

John Backus is an Early Stage VC at New Atlantic Ventures (@navfund). Focus on disruptive businesses: e-commerce, security, education, health care.

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