Tech

Check Out The Big Paydays Zynga’s Top Executives Are About To Get

[credit provider=”Joi” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/joi/3573105820/”] Zynga priced its secondary share offering today at $12, which will let some of its investors cash out of the company.In total, the company’s insiders are offering around $515 million in additional shares.
Check Out The Big Paydays Zynga’s Top Executives Are About To Get
Strategy

INSTANT MBA: Entrepreneurs Are Different Than Other Smart People

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bing_Gordon”] Today’s advice comes from Kleiner Perkins’ Bing Gordon’s interview with Canadian Business: “I’ve found that entrepreneurs, unlike smart people, get focused on working with whatever they have at hand and doing one important thing at a time. Smart people tend to enjoy thinking about a lot of […]
INSTANT MBA: Entrepreneurs Are Different Than Other Smart People
Tech

BRUTAL: Mark Pincus Is No Longer A Billionaire

[credit provider=”Zynga”] Zynga’s shares are now trading under $8.80, which means CEO Mark Pincus’ share of the company is now worth less than $1 billion.Pincus owns around 111 million shares of the company. When it went public, Pincus’ share was worth $1.06 billion. It’s now worth $979 million.
BRUTAL: Mark Pincus Is No Longer A Billionaire
Tech

How Kleiner Perkins Almost Blew Its Best Investment Since Google

[credit provider=”Joi” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/joi/4023939616/”] The investment that could be Kleiner Perkins’ greatest success since Google almost never was.At the Web 2.0 conference in San Francisco last week, KP partner John Doerr said that “Zynga is the largest, most rapidly growing, most profitable company, with the most happy customers that Kleiner’s ever […]
How Kleiner Perkins Almost Blew Its Best Investment Since Google