Overheard in Silicon Valley…

Overheard at the Four Seasons Palo Alto:

Entrepreneur 1: I’d like to get at least a 6x multiple.

Entrepreneur 2: Your public comps are trading at half that with comparable growth.  Why would someone invest in you if they can put money in a public company at a better price?

Entrepreneur 1: Bragging rights.

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