It is important in any population to have an ecosystem around start-up ideas to leverage the most out of them… such an ecosystem needs developing and most of this is about giving entrepreneurs confidence.
— Vinod Khosla, founder of Sun Microsystems and the name behind Khosla Ventures, paraphrased slightly from Unlimited’s article, following his recent visit to New Zealand to hear several Kiwi companies pitch for investment. At the BizDojo, we’re all about growing the NZ startup ecosystem as the engine to drive innovation and growth, so it was interesting to see this also highlighted by a high profile US investor like Khosla.