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Link to Golden Gate Bike Ride

Just received an email from the Band of Angels’ Mike Bates; he was looking for the link to sign up for the 3rd Annual ACA Bike Ride over the Golden Gate Bridge scheduled for 10am Tues April 16th. Click here; sign up today.

John Huston and Dave Berkus, the PreMortem

Dave’s back from a trip to Utrecht; John’s sitting in the rain in Cleveland, and between the three of us we have a lively discussion of early-stage boards and a concept John calls, the Premortem. Dave, long term listeners will remember, is one of Los Angeles’ most active and successful angel investors; he’s made 88 […]

Austin Bike Ride Announced [UPDATED]

This morning’s email from Tony Clarke got me motivated: Hope you’re keeping well. Just to let you know that I will be in Austin in early March and look forward to the Bike Tour. My girlfriend Susan, too, joining the Bike Tour with me if OK. So I just paid a deposit with Austin’s Barton […]

Pre-Workshop Bike Ride

Join me Nov 1-2 at the ACA Leadership Workshop in Palo Alto. Arrive early for a bike ride, 9am Nov 1st. Rent a bike at Campus Bike Shop on the Stanford campus, near the Bookstore. We’ll ride the lovely 15-mile Sand Hill loop through the Portola Valley and get you back in plenty of time […]

eCommerce and Blogging

How do you talk to a Conservative about the benefits of cycling? Don’t start by talking about the end of fossil fuels, climate change and transportation choices. Instead Josh Lipton and Ted Johnson invited a guest columnist to discuss the way to begin this dialog — the rest is history. “How to talk to a […]