I think it was eight years ago that Ellen and I went with friends to Necker Island in the British Virgin Isles. I don’t remember taking many pictures, but today one surfaced on Twitter from my friend Todd Harrison who was randomly sitting with Mike Abbott and talking about me.
It turns out that this picture was also peak Cargo Pants:
I am noticing a bug bump in the quality of pitches I am getting this month.
As COVID-19 drags on, it seems like people that have been at the larger companies have decided it is time to start something fresh rather than run large teams from Zoom and home.
The smartest people have been quietly waiting and watching to see how the pandemic would progress and how trends might start to take shape.
Zoom has become the matchmaker for founders.
The acceleration in SPAC’s continues. My friend John Street Capital has a great piece on them.
Have a great Friday.