Marketing Compensation at Tech Startups

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I stumbled across a great blog post on the typical compensation packages for VPs of Marketing at Tech Startups: I haven’t downloaded the actual report which may provide more data (you can see it here

Unfortunately Mike’s post doesn’t give many details on compensation by startup stage (I assume these probably weren’t available in the report either). In my opinion pre-series A has more risk and should give the marketing VP more equity (all other qualifications being equal).

Also 1% of a pre-series A company is worth much less than 1% of the same company after the series C round (because of dilution).

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