Book – Founders at Work by Jessica Livingston

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Jesseica Livingston

1590597141The author, Jessica Livingston, is one of the founders of
YCombinator.

In early 2007, Jessica Livingston released Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days, a collection of interviews with famous startup founders.

If you are interested about some founder tales, you can read the interview from two (2) Silicon Valley Founders at the website. Note: This book can be found in a used in a bookstore, or on-line for under $10.

Jessica Livingston, Book Interviews in Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days
ISBN 1590597141
http://www.foundersatwork.com/interviews.html
  • David Heinemeier Hansson – Partner, 37signals and creator of Ruby on Rails
  • Charles Geschke – Founder of Adobe
  • Ron Gruner – Founder of Alliant Computer and Shareholder.com
  • Philip Greenspun – Founder of ArsDigita
  • Evan Williams – Founder of Blogger.com and Odeo
  • Craig Newmark – Founder of Craigslist
  • Joshua Schachter – Founder of Del.icio.us
  • Joe Kraus – Founder of Excite and JotSpot
  • Blake Ross – Creator of Firefox
  • Caterina Fake – Founder of Flickr
  • Joel Spolsky – Founder of Fog Creek Software
  • Paul Buchheit – Creator of Gmail
  • Ray Ozzie – Founder of Groove Networks and Iris Associates
  • Sabeer Bhatia – Founder of Hotmail
  • James Hong – Founder of HotorNot
  • Mitch Kapor – Founder of Lotus
  • Bob Davis – Founder of Lycos
  • Arthur van Hoff – Founder of Marimba
  • Mark Fletcher – Founder of ONElist and Bloglines
  • Ann Winblad – Founder of Open Systems and Hummer Winblad
  • Max Levchin – Founder of PayPal
  • Mike Lazaridis – Founder of Research in Motion
  • Mena Trott – Founder of Six Apart
  • Dan Bricklin – Founder of Software Arts and creator of VisiCalc
  • James Currier – Founder of Tickle
  • Mike Ramsay – Founder of TiVo
  • Steve Kaufer – Founder of TripAdvisor
  • Paul Graham – Founder of Viaweb and Y Combinator
  • Brewster Kahle – Founder of WAIS, Internet Archive and Alexa Internet
  • Steve Perlman – Founder of WebTV
  • Tim Brady – First employee at Yahoo!
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