Why We’re Heading Into the “Perfect Storm” of Startup Closures.

Hunter Walk
3 min readAug 13, 2023

How many cliched comparisons can I bundle into a single blog post? We’re about to find out…

WSJ’s Berber Jin asked me for some comments around startups closing their doors, as part of a trend story trying to assess the health of the market. Failure is always part of our business — one might go so far as to say it’s the ‘natural state’ of a startup — they…

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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 .