Founders and other startup folks meet once a month in Carlsbad for Shape, a meetup organized by Plasso CEO Drew Wilson. Photo courtesy of Plasso.

Founders and other startup folks meet once a month in Carlsbad for Shape, a meetup organized by Plasso CEO Drew Wilson. Photo courtesy of Plasso.

Startup communities have a culture that extols grit and perseverance, and San Diego’s tech scene is no exception...