Venture Investor, New York Angels & RosePaul Investments
ABOUT THIS CLASS
What sectors & companies did VCs actually pull the trigger on during the last 6-12 months? Why did they choose to invest? What does it take to get their attention in 2014? Come get the insider perspective from a group of active venture investors. Learn how they choose their diamonds in the rough, & hear why some companies generate excitement & gain their trust, & others don't.
Ellie Wheller, Greycroft Ventures
John Frankel, ff Venture Capital
Tom Wisniewski, RosePaul Investments
Join us for the fifth installment of our Show Me the Money series. Topics include:
What a company needs to look like in order for it to be ready” & in the window for venture capital.
What distinguishes the companies that get a second look?
Exploring the trends & changes over the last 12 months in the startup landscape.
Specific examples of a recent/2013 companies that VCs invested in.
About this series:
General Assembly & Tom Wisniewski (RosePaul Investments) have partnered to create Show Me the Money, a monthly event series that provides an insider perspective on the critical elements involved in successful startup fundraising & entrepreneurship. Learn the most important aspects of business investment from venture capitalists, angels, & successful entrepreneurs. The formula for the events is simple: one part focused, actionable presentation, two parts great speakers, one part participation/networking.
Praise for the Show Me the Money” series:
Best class at GA I have ever taken. Period.”
Tom is super-passionate about startups & fundraising & it comes through in the class.”
Very topical. Very pragmatic. No BS. I came away with list of to-dos & things to try.”
This was my third class with Tom. I keep coming back.”
I love it that there is real professional content, & the opportunity to follow-up with Tom & his speakers."
Beer & wine reception to follow.