Google Ventures Nabs YouTube's Rick Klau To Run Startup University

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Rick Klau, former YouTube Product Manager, is joining Google Ventures to become partner of Startup University,

“I’m a startup up guy by heart, and the opportunity to take not just what I learned at Google but my experience from my startup days to help this growing portfolio was too good to pass up,” Klau tells TechCrunch.

Startup University helps train entrepreneurs and turn them into great CEOs. It offers office hours, mentorship, and classes with startup success and failure lessons.

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