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A PMC Threshold Moment - The story of Patrick Byrne and PMC 2000 by Billy Starr

In 1999, I had read an article in Fortune Magazine that portrayed an extraordinary entrepreneur named Patrick Byrne. The son of Jack Byrne (who had co-founded the Fireman’s fund with Warren Buffet), Patrick’s young life had already taken many remarkable turns. By the age of 36  he had accumulated a rather idiosyncratic resume: