Patrick is the CEO and co-founder of SherpaDesk, a San Francisco-based professional services automation solution designed to simplify core business activities for managed service providers and IT teams. Patrick is a member of the Technology Executive Roundtable and serves on the board of multiple non-profit organizations.
Founding a successful startup is one of the hardest things an entrepreneur can do. Money is tight, talent is limited and competition is fierce. Time is money. It can be a vicious cycle, which explains why more than 50 percent of startups fail within four years. So, what does it take to survive? The right...
June 9, 2019
Most startups fail. It’s the nature of business—there isn’t enough room for everyone. And as anyone who has founded a successful (or unsuccessful) business can attest, there are about a thousand different ways to crash and burn. But someone has to succeed, and that someone may as well be you. After all, you’ve got a...
April 3, 2019