Entrepreneurs are constantly told that to scale their businesses they need to hook up with the nearest VC or angel, pronto. What about Cameron Laker? He built a 100 person tech company without a dime of outside investment.
My father is a goofball, a gifted businessman and a great soul. He's been a venture capitalist, a CFO and a fisherman. He's raced cars, climbed Kilimanjaro with me and remodelled half of our home.
I am beyond lucky to have him in my life. He turns 67 today and I wanted to celebrate the milestone with the lessons he has taught me.