Where Einstein Meets Edison

Conversation With Tom Perkins: The Godfather of Venture Capital

Conversation With Tom Perkins: The Godfather of Venture Capital

Nov 1, 2010

One can’t help but wonder at the tales of a man who once wandered the halls of MIT pondering circuit design, only to now claim personal responsibility for converting the orchards of Silicon Valley into parking lots — back at a time, no less, “when Silicon Valley wasn’t even called Silicon Valley.” This man is Tom Perkins, who...

Musings of a Serial Entrepreneur: A Journey from Physics to Life Sciences to Cleantech

Musings of a Serial Entrepreneur: A Journey from Physics to Life Sciences to Cleantech

Sep 14, 2010

Everyday, technically minded PhD students around the world toil in their labs and meticulously document their findings. Whether they are spinning their wheels or are on the brink of revolutionary discoveries, they work with the hope that one-day the pages of their lab notebook will tell the story of a new breakthrough technology. Dr. Ory Zik knows this feeling...