According to Riley Gibson, CEO and co-founder of the Boulder based Napkin Labs, startups don’t necessarily have to move near VC firms to obtain funding.
Startups must seek insights about their customers and funnel some of those users in, and actually engage them to create new ideas and insights that help accelerate their product development cycles.
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