If you’ve ever hung out around Silicon Valley for a bit, you’ve probably overheard some interesting speak. It may have sounded business-esque in tone and delivery but were the words and their meanings completely foreign to you? Silicon Valley not only has its monopolizing share of start-ups and founders, it has its own lingo as well. While people in other parts of the country — New York, Boston, LA, and Austin — may be familiar with these terms, the Valley is still home to some of the most outrageously butchered start-up buzzwords.
If you’re unfamiliar with any of the words here, make sure to acquaint yourself with the way left coasters speak, just in case you need to pull out any of these words on your next business meeting, or make a pitch in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley.
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