David Teten, ff Venture Capital
David is a Partner with ffVC and Founder and Chairman of Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York, the second largest angel network in New York. He formerly served on the board of Ionic Security and now serves on the board of Whisk. He led the first-ever study of best practices of venture capital and private equity funds in originating new deals and the first-ever study of how VCs add value to portfolio companies.
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Peter Crysdale, New York City Chapter Director
Peter is the Founder/CEO of StrategyHack, running marketing strategy hackathons for startups and professional marketers. He has a diverse background with 8+ years experience spanning engineering, social good and technology startups. In his spare time, he enjoys day dreaming and cross country skiing.
David contributes periodically to Forbes, TechCrunch, PandoDaily, and elsewhere. David grew up in Marin County, Northern California, and learned to program on an Atari 800. He trains in parkour, a sport in which crossing the chasm is more than a metaphor.
Email: Peter@startupgrind.com | Twitter: @PCrysdale
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