Proposed PCamp SF Session: Slicing Pie: the Fairest Way to Divide Start-up Equity

“You and a friend go 50/50 on a new business. You do all the work. He still owns 50% for doing nothing. Now what?”

Slicing Pie provides a simple and fair way to divide up equity in early stage companies.


StartUP Product‘s insight:

Mike Moyer, who wrote the book on slicing pie (literally!) has proposed this session for ProductCamp San Francisco October 12, 2013


Slicing Pie gives you a way to acquire the things you need to build your business without cash. This is the perfect seminar for anyone who wants to start their own company.


Register today for Product Camp SF to propose your own session and vote on the morning schedule!


About the Presenter:

Mike Moyer @GruntFunds is an entrepreneur who has started a number of companies including Bananagraphics, a product development and merchandising company, Moondog, an outdoor clothing manufacturing company; Vicarious Communication, Inc, a marketing technology company for the medical industry;, a site that helps students find the right college; and College Peas, LLC which provides publications and consulting on a variety of topics including, college admissions, trade shows and job search. In addition to his experience as an entrepreneur he has held a number of senior-level marketing positions with companies that sell everything from vacuum cleaners to financial data services to motor home chassis to luxury wine. Mike teaches Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is the author of Slicing Pie, How to Make Colleges Want You, College Peas, and Trade Show Samurai. He has an MS in integrated marketing from Northwestern University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He lives in Lake Forest, Illinois with his wife and three kids.



ProductCamp San Francisco  is day 3 of: Product Bootcamp San Francisco October 10-12, 2013:

Where do people who are passionate about product excellence learn how to manage products, find like minded professionals and mentors, learn from the mistakes of others, get perspectives outside of their domain, acquire tools to forward their product at every stage of the product lifecycle, discover role models, hone their art and craft for managing products across disciplines, stay up on the latest innovation and methodology, and share with others to forward their careers?


Product Bootcamp San Francisco October 10-12, 2013 at Broadway Studios, 435 Broadway, San Francisco, California. Three packed days of learning, networking and sharing with the best and brightest product leaders, practitioners and experts representing a wide spectrum of top companies, startups and products.


October 10 –  Workshop day for people to get real product chops from understanding the competitive space to building great products the lean startup way.


October 11 – Startup Product Summit SF2 – a full day of product leaders, experts and visionaries sharing what they’ve learned to forward audience members in standing on their shoulders to propel their products and companies forward.  @startupproduct #startupproduct


October 12 – The true community unconferenceProduct Camp San Francisco! Everyone is invited to propose topics and present and everyone is on the team to create value throughout the day.   Twitter @productcampsf #pcampsf

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