Collective Conversations: Embracing the Ups and Downs of Entrepreneurship

Beth Cochran
Jul 21 · 11 min read

Jamie Baxter, CEO and co-founder of Qwick, was in Silicon Valley with his business partner when the pandemic hit. Days away from securing term sheets for their on-demand staffing platform that serves the food and beverage industry, suddenly, VC firms closed their checkbooks — leery of making any investments, let alone one in a startup focused on the hospitality…