John Doerr On The Great Entrepreneurs Of The Last Half-Century - PandoMonthly

John Doerr On The Great Entrepreneurs Of The Last Half-Century - PandoMonthly

In his nearly 40 years in Silicon Valley, John Doerr has worked alongside many of the greatest entrepreneurs and leaders in history. The first: Former Intel CEO Andy Grove, with whom Doerr worked closely in roles ranging from intern to a leading sales person at the microchip company. Over the next four decades Doerr invested in, mentored, sat on boards of directors with, and otherwise observed Jeff Bezos, Larry Page (and Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt), Reed Hastings, Steve Jobs and many other luminaries.

Speaking to a packed house at tonight’s PandoMonthly fireside chat in San Francisco, Doerr shared his impressions of each of these men, as well as a few personal bits of wisdom…