Sarah Lacy

Sarah Lacy

Sarah Lacy is the founder, editor-in-chief, and chief executive officer of PandoDaily, a web publication that offers technology news, analysis, and commentaries about Silicon Valley-based startups.

Lacy is also an award winning journalist and author of two critically acclaimed books, Once You’re Lucky, Twice You’re Good: The Rebirth of Silicon Valley and the Rise of Web 2.0 and Brilliant, Crazy, Cocky: How the Top 1% of Entrepreneurs Profit from Global Chaos.

Lacy has been a reporter in Silicon Valley for nearly fifteen years covering everything from the tiniest startups to the largest public companies. She was formerly a staff writer and columnist for BusinessWeek, the founding co-host of Yahoo Finance’s Tech Ticker, and a senior editor at TechCrunch.

Born on December 29, 1975, Lacy currently lives in San Francisco, California.

The Latest from Sarah Lacy

Index Closes a New 350M. Euro Venture Fund

Will the Future of the Web Be More Like the Present?

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Online Ads: Even the Evangelists Turning Bearish

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Why Social Networks Are Good for the Kids

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Friedman Misses the Point and Economic Reality of Silicon Valley

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Facebook: You Own All Your Data. Period. (But See You at the Next Privacy Uproar.)

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Why the Smart VCs Are Boarding their Jets

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YouNoodle Scores: What Startups Can Learn from Wars

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The New Bulls-Eye on Google

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/google-bulls-eye-215x102.png" width="215" height="102" /> Google may be having its share of recessionary stumbles, but compared to most of t

Mel Karmazin Gives Away the Farm, Saves Job

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/tractor.jpg" /> Liberty Media threw Sirius XM a lifeline with an 11th hour <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/artic

What Do Sirius and Blu-ray Have In Common? (Hint: Nothing Good).

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/sirius-dog.png" /> It’s tempting to blame the downturn for all the bad news hitting tech in 2009, but downturns have a healthy impac