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EVP Sales of MindTouch. Mark has advised many start ups including a social networking site that was sold to Barry Diller's IAC.  Before joining MindTouch, Mark led global sales efforts as an Executive Vice President for a publicly traded company, headed sales efforts for a technology division of AT Kearney and EDS, and served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a Singapore based corporation. Mark blogs at Seek Omega

3 responses to “If this Bill Passes, The Angel Investment Community is Dead and Companies Like Kickstarter Take Over”

  1. Jon Stokes

    Mark,

    Great post! I gave a crack at a reply over at Wired:

    http://www.wired.com/cloudline/2011/11/h-r-2930-wont-kill-the-professional-angel-community/

    Best,
    Jon

  2. Jon Stokes

    I’d also add to your case for crowd funding that start-ups can easily get strategic coaching from advisors who get paid with like 0.5% or less of equity, so that’s a lot cheaper way to get coaching than giving equity to angels, and it’s just as good.

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