David Lemphers - Sell your startup for more. What it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.
On this episode of One Minute Millionaire, we sit down with Australian &American serial entrepreneur David Lemphers. This guy has literally done it allfrom successfully building and exiting tech companies across the globe, to mentoring the country's finestat TechStars Austin and gracing the halls ofcompanies such as Amazon, Microsoft, Livetiles, PWC and AngelList to name a few.
David talks about his time working for both Amazon and Microsoft and experiencing the difference of a company that builds the technology around the customer and a company that build the customer around the technology.
David also talks about the best ways to exit a start-up and knowing when to leave and knowing how to turn the actual start-up into the product for the big buyers. He also talked about his experience celebrating after each of his four exits and how each became less and less exciting and special.
He also shares hilarious stories that range from donut stores in Seattle to having a photo his baby signed by Steve Ballmer! And also talks about the differences of raising children in the US compared to Australia.
Watch the full interview here