Silicon Valley — See Ya. (I love you.)
I just found a comment I wrote in response to a post nearly 2 1/2 years ago, a hidden gem.
Regarding a potential move to San Francisco, DHH (creator of Ruby on Rails) said:
I hear ya (and I’ve been in SF for nine years). Thank you for the message, and for really putting some oomph behind it.
I bootstrapped an e-commerce precious metals company for the last eight years. What’s ‘great’ about us is that we operate in such a ‘tinfoil hat’ niche, nobody would invest in us anyway.
Thanks so much, Chris. You have given me the nomenclature for my curse! I worked in the UK, where we were called, ‘all-rounders’ (which is actually a cricket term).
I understand the strength, flexibility and usefulness of full-stackers. I grew up in the entertainment business, as a performer and in production. You had to…