Meet the tireless entrepreneur who squatted at AOL.
Read that sentence again. Ok, I’m with Steve Jobs when he says, “only the people crazy enough to think they can change the world do,” but this feels a bit too crazy! For two months, Eric Simons squatted at AOL since he “couldn’t afford to live anywhere,” while working on his startup. AOL is handling quite gracefully, though: Senior VP of Mail and Mobile for AOL told CNET, “It was always our intention to facilitate entrepreneurialism in the Palo Alto office — we just didn’t expect it to work so well.”