Are Startup Stock Options Like ‘Lottery Tickets?’ A CEO and Former Employee Discuss. And My POV.

Hunter Walk
3 min read6 days ago

The good stuff on the Internet really does occur in the comments!

  1. I shared a post by Ben Werdmuller where he details that a company he used to work for had a recent repricing/restructuring of their stock to better reflect the current state of the company and provide incentives for the team going forward.
  2. Ben’s general POV is that stock options are like lottery tickets and that in most cases it’s a losing proposition for the average employee to…

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Hunter Walk

You’ll find me @homebrew , Seed Stage Venture Fund w @satyap . Previously made products at YouTube, Google & SecondLife. Married to @cbarlerin .