How To Exit At A Billion: Don’t Think About Exiting

“It’s what a lot of founders dream about—whether or not they say it out loud—and it’s the easy way to validate that a city’s startup ecosystem is growing and thriving. But according to Cultivation Capital general partner John True, it shouldn’t be the main focus of an entrepreneur.

Yep, the exit. Specifically, the billion-dollar exit. The moment when an investor rids their stake in a company because the company has successfully been acquired or has gone public. In his impressive career, True has been on the management teams of a few companies that have exited at a billion, so his advice is worth noting.”

Read the full EQ article here.