I have previously written about wrestling and startups, here and here. You can only imagine my delight reading this article entitled “Why Wrestlers Make the Best Employees” that was recently published by Forbes.
Yes, I am biased as I wrestled in high school and closely follow Cornell wrestling now. Yes, we (at Cayuga Venture Fund) hire a wrestler as an intern each year. And yes I favor wrestlers when I interview them – the same way I tend to favor military folks. They get the job done!