Red Flags

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Filters to Exclude Potential Investments

David Cohen Founder and CEO TechStars, angel investor and former entrepreneur

Cohen discussed his filters for excluding an entrepreneur from a potential investment. “[][Cohen] want[s] to know [if] you’re dishonest or you’re stupid. These are great shortcuts for [him] [because] [he] can just be done. [] [He] value[s] integrity very highly. [] It happens regularly [that he applies these filters]”. David Cohen, This Week in Startups, TWiST #323, published Jan 22, 2013 @ 34-35 min. into interview with Jason Calacanis, TWIST host; http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KuWLGAbyEaw