Jan 6, 2011 On Our Blog

Pizza And Ramen Are Hurting Your Startup

Meet Lion-O aka SuperMentor Brenden Mulligan (@bmull). Brenden is the founder ofArtistData, a music industry startup that enables artists to easily keep their content up-to-date across multiple marketing channels and consumer touch points. ArtistData was acquired in May 2010 by Sonicbids, a marketplace that connects hundreds of thousands of musicians with opportunities to play mega-festivals like SXSW, CMJ and thousands more, where Brenden is currently VP of Strategic Development. The typical stereotype of an startup environment is a bunch of kids sitting around living off of pizza and ramen noodles. It makes sense because that food is quick and cheap and entrepreneurs don’t have enough time and money. Here’s a New Year’s resolution for you: Put down that slice of …