It was some time ago.
Yet, it is now.
I’m heading home Friday afternoon after a long week and the story replays.
Not a sitcom. But a documentary.
The hotel ball room is tightly packed.
The lights dim.
600 eyeballs watch him amble onto the stage.
Blue sport coat. Gray slacks.
Black boots, clean, polished and up over the ankle.
He’s wearing a watch, a large face, a Patek Philipe.
He’s an Engineer, Inventor, Founder, Investor and VC.
And a new Father.
He’s a Silicon Valley giant. A Giant presence
And, still way on the right side of 50.
Q: China. Q: Europe. Q: U.S.
Q: IPOs. Q: Capital markets. Q: Private Markets.
Q: Innovation. Q: Disruption. Q: Cybersecurity.
Q: Facebook. Q: UBER. Q: Lift. Q: Twitter.
Q: Paypal. Q: Apple Pay. Q: Bitcoin.
Q: Regulation. Q: Politics.
A:… A:.. A:… A:… A:…A:… A:… A:…
Crisp responses. Stats to support. Colorful anecdotes.
He’s a Giant knife slicing through Butter.
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