When Founders Fight, They Call Jessica Livingston
By Eric P. Newcomer
A disagreement erupted among the founders of TapIn.tv. Relationships among the four, all old friends, frayed. Work slowed.
The Y Combinator-backed startup knew who to call. Not Paul Graham, the celebrated thinker behind Silicon Valley’s best-known incubator, nor any of the other YC partners.
Like so many YC startups before them the feuding foursome quietly scheduled time to sit down with Jessica Livingston, YC’s co-founder and partner turned reluctant startup therapist.