Seed to Scale
Author: Eniac VenturesSubscribed: 37Played: 375
Each episode will be hosted by an Eniac General Partner - Hadley Harris, Nihal Mehta, Tim Young or Vic Singh - to talk about the ups and downs of building an early-stage company, securing funding and what it takes to build a lasting business.
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Renaud Visage, Cofounder & CTO of Eventbrite, on Taking a Startup through a Recession and then through an IPO
Josh Kopelman, Founder of First Round Capital and investor in Uber, Square & Flatiron, on living in Philly, investing in NY and scaling teams beyond Silicon Valley.
Jake Saper, Partner at Emergence Capital, on Coaching Networks, Zoom, and Series A Signaling Effect
Rich Wong, GP at Accel (recent IPOs = Slack, Crowdstrike & Fiverr), on his thesis of picks & shovels, early bets in mobile and why enterprise automation is the next big thing
Beezer Clarkson, MD at Sapphire Ventures, on reimagining the role of the LP in venture
Jenny Fielding, MD of Techstars & Founder of The Fund, on doubling down with the NYC tech community
Sarah Cannon, Partner at Index Ventures, on lessons from her time working with Obama, Capital G & Slack
Omar Hamoui, Partner at Sequoia Capital, on the early days of AdMob, a call from Steve Jobs and the secret sauce to Sequoia’s success
Jeff Richards, MD of GGV, on board members: what to look for, how to optimize, expectations at each funding round and managing bad behavior
Chris Farmer, Founder & CEO of SignalFire on reinventing the venture model with a many-to-many platform, powerful datasets and a full-stack team of engineers and data scientists
Shivani Siroya, Founder & CEO of Tala, on raising capital, scaling teams and funding the underserved
Michael Mignano, Founder & CEO of Anchor, on building the company that democratized podcasting
Mark Suster, Managing Partner at Upfront Ventures, on the current startup ecosystem in LA, why the city was quick to adopt Bird and the challenges facing the future of transportation
Shahin Farshchi, Partner at Lux Capital, on leading the deep tech boom & science vs engineering risk
Anu Duggal & Sutian Dong of Female Founders Fund on the inception of the world’s first female-fund
John Borthwick, Founder & CEO of betaworks on “What is it that we actually want to build?”
Clara Sieg, Partner at Revolution Ventures, on the capital gap & being bullish on tier 2-3 cities
Jeff Clavier, Founder of Uncork Capital on transitioning from Angel to Seed & advice to aspiring VCs
Marah Lidey & Naomi Hirabayashi on how they are disrupting the wellness industry & secured Series A