The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in the San Francisco Bay Area despite the national economic downturn, according to speakers at a recent GGU event. “The Bay Area is madly thriving in entrepreneurship,” says Marya Stark, co-founder of the Angel Fund. “The appetite for risk here is insanely huge.” [...]
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Venture capitalist Kevin J. McQuillan (MBA 85) knew early on that he didn’t want to be another cog in a corporate machine, but it truly hit home during a post-college interview with Ford Motor Company, where his father had worked for 25 years. “I remember walking out of the interview [...]