Jason Calicanas




With an archive that goes all the way back to 2009, This Week in Startups provides a great insight to the changing culture of Silicon Valley over the past seven years. Hosted by angel investor and founder of Weblogs, Inc, Jason Calicanas, this podcast asks big personalities of the US east coast startup scene to reflect on the challenges and victories of early stage companies.

Each podcast recording is also a video, and guests include researchers, chief executives, investors, business journalists. The episodes include stories from the guests’ own personal experiences as well as broader industry analysis.

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