At TechCrunch Disrupt, Tech Celebrities Come Out to Play
Huffington, Ephron, Rosen, Foursquare's Crowley take the stage
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“You’re a bit of a rock star here in New York,” TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington said to Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley on Monday at TechCrunch Disrupt, a three-day tech conference at Pier 94 in New York City. “I don’t really see it that way,” Crowley replied. Never mind the Gap ad.
There are many aspects of the media business that the startup community has yet to embrace. One of those, it seems, is the notion of celebrity.