Many know Ben Horowitz as the co-founder of venture capital firm, Andreessen Horowitz, one of the leading sponsors for 2012 NewMe Accelerator. But Horowitz is also making a name for himself in the world of hip-hop and entrepreneurship.
He uses hip-hop lyrics to explain business matters creating a new language for techies in Silicon Valley and across the nation.
Horowitz will be sharing some of his business incite at Harvard University in discussion led by Marcyliena Morgan, Director of the Hip Hop Archive. The event "Game Recognize Game": Hip Hop Lessons on the Game of Business With Ben Horowitz will take place Friday April 6 from 12pm to 2pm at Fong Auditorium at Harvard.
For more information go to HipHopArchive.org
Ben Horowitz is a co-founder and general partner ofÂ Andreessen Horowitz, a venture capital firm that helps entrepreneurs become successful CEOs and build important and enduring companies. Andreessen Horowitz provides seed, venture and growth-stage funding to the best new technology companies, and the firm currently has $2.7 billion under management across three funds. Among its 90 investments are Airbnb, Box, Facebook, Foursquare, Groupon, Jawbone, Lytro, Magnet Systems, Pinterest, Twitter and Zynga.Â