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Venture Forward Conference 2013

Join me in NYC next month for the 2nd Annual Venture Forward Conference. It’s hosted by Gust‘s David S. Rose. The one-day conference is preceded by a splashy soiree on June 17th followed by a full day of the brightest bulbs on the east coast. Except Mark Suster will be there, too. As will many […]

Kendrick D. White, Marchmont Capital

He’s creating an Innovation Corridor that will move projects from Russia’s Lobachevsky State University to US academic partners to accelerate the growth of startups in his adopted country. Meet Kendrick D. White, an american venture capitalist and innovation evangelist who is almost single-handedly inventing a robust startup economy in Russia. We met last April in […]

Karen Wilson at the OECD

It’s not easy tracking angel investment data, so says Karen Wilson in her new book written for the OECD, Financing High Growth Firms, The Role of Angel Investors. I’ve seen her present her research at conferences in Warsaw, Ottawa and Cambridge; today she’s assembled all of it into the book. Would you be surprised to […]

Venture Capital vs. Angel Investing

The NVCA‘s Head of Research, John Taylor, joins Tech Coast Angels Chairman Emeritus, Dave Berkus, for a lively discussion about the latest trends in early stage investing. During Dave’s introduction he mentions 87 investments, so I have to digress to talk about the latest startup he sent into Screening, AdventureLink. One feature of this funding […]

Ray Schuder, AMD

Creating a video conferencing product? Image processing? 3-D technology? Something that requires lots of processing power? If so, you might fit well with AMD‘s new Strategic Venture Fund. Ray Schuder was tapped to come on board; he tells me all about it. Show #340