Involved at inception
We back founders from the very beginning — moving ideas from concept to real-world application.
How we do it
Corey Thomas, Founder & CEO of Rapid7
More about Corey Thomas
Reshma Shetty, Co-Founder of Ginkgo Bioworks
More about Reshma Shetty
Jason Robins, CEO of DraftKings
More about Jason Robins
Emily Leproust, CEO of Twist Bioscience
More about Emily Leproust
Steve Kaufer, CEO of Tripadvisor
More about Steve Kaufer
Lisa Dyson, Founder & CEO of Air Protein
More about Lisa Dyson
Yvonne Hao, COO & CFO at PillPack, Operating Partner at Pillar of
More about Yvonne Hao
Jeremy Allaire, Co-Founder & CEO of Circle
More about Jeremy Allaire
Chad Laurans, Founder & Chairman of SimpliSafe
More about Chad Laurans
Our Co-Founding Pillar CEOs support founders as board members, advisors, and customers.
Advice, tools and templates for founders, from founders.
Do VC firms specialize in industries? What should I do if my co-founder is driving me crazy? Which qualities do VCs look for in founders? Should I target specific partners at a VC firm? What should I do about an average performer? What do I do if I'm burnt out? How do I structure my board? How do I share confidential information with VCs? How much should I invest in IP? What should my pitch deck include?
Listen to more advice on: Founder Playlist