I suspect that Perry could have bootstrapped Kickstarter without VC and maybe he should have. But I am sure glad he did not, as we feel incredibly fortunate to be along for this ride. Networks and markets are slowly changing the global economy and the creative sector is at the forefront of these changes..
Visionary Founder/CEO of Kickstarter moved to Chairman role after 5 years and 5 Million backers. Kickstarter drew the roadmap for a new consumer-creater relationship.
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