A quick and exciting exit of a startup such as About.me, which sold to AOL in December 2010 just a week after its launch, is bound to be life-changing.
Tony Conrad, founder of About.me, says that the financial compensation that came with the acquisition was not the most important benefit of the deal. The instant recognition and reputation boost after a successful exit are invaluable, says Conrad.
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