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A lot of great people joined the YC and YCC teams in the past six months.
You can now see a full list of people at YC here.
Please welcome Eric, Holly, Diego, Matt, Nic, Kyle, Adele, Jose, Matt, Ramon, and Gia.
Eric Migicovsky, Partner