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Ben Horowitz Warns That IPOs Can Change The Nature Of A Company

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http://techcrunch.com – “We’re big believers in founders,” Ben Horowitz says, explaining part of Andreessen Horowitz‘s strategy. “We really wanted to back founder CEOs and help the founder become the CEO.” Horowitz and Bill Campbell, chairman of the board of directors of Intuit, just spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco. Horowitz discussed famous examples like Steve Jobs as he weighed the pros and cons of founder CEOs. He notes that founders miss two main things that a professional CEO has: the CEO skill set and a network, both of executives and engineers to hire and in th (IT news)