Columbus Startup Week: Launching a business is ‘a horrible process (and) there’s no reason it should be’ – Startup.co’s Wil Schroter

Story excerpt provided by Columbus Business First.

Written by Carrie Ghose.

Imagine the “gall” of a company from Columbus, Ohio, telling Silicon Valley venture capitalists it was the right one to acquire their portfolio company – not only that, but with stock in the combined enterprise as part of the purchase price.

To make five acquisitions over 18 months to build the largest online education and service platform for entrepreneurs, Startups.co LLC CEO Wil Schroter “set up camp” in San Francisco for some 40 meetings a week with founders and investors of 30 companies.

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Originally published May 4, 2016.

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