Brian Carthas's Articles

CEOs: When a VC Calls, Keep an Open Mind

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Even though I connect with a long list of startups on a weekly basis, there are always those that stand out from the crowd. Unfortunately, in many cases it is not because said companies are growing like a weed and looking to raise money from OpenView. While these interactions get the team excited and kick…

A Goal for 2012: Partner With Entrepreneurs Who Think BIG

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Bill Maris from Google Ventures recently did an interview that was posted in the WSJ Venture Dispatch. It was a forward-looking piece focusing on what lies ahead in 2012 for the venture community. While a variety of topics were touched upon, a few in particular really mesh well with OpenView’s mentality and aspirations as we…