Congratulations to the inaugural Newark Venture Partners Demo Day class of 9 companies…
Announcing Newark Venture Partners
I am excited to announce the launch of Newark Venture Partners, a $50M venture fund and accelerator based in downtown Newark.
I’m not a UNICORN. Neither are you. :-o
So 2014 is drawing to a close. I have been fortunate this year to have been a seed-stage investor in two companies that had “exits”. I have had a good dose of high-fives and congrats. I have hugged and congratulated the founders. We are just a bunch of awesome founders and awesome investors, that are […]
Almost famous…..AlleyWire Video
I was interviewed by AlleyWire. They’re good; I actually sound coherent. 🙂
Avoid Articulate Bullshit
As an entrepreneur and investor in seed-stage start-ups, I often get asked by founders: “What do you look for in an investment?” “What are the criteria you use to evaluate start-ups?” And to be honest the answers I give mostly feel inadequate. If it’s a quick conversational answer, I’ll say something like : “The most […]
Show Me the $$$$!…Session 5: VC’s: What are they investing in? Why?
Show Me the Money: What are VC's investing in and why? from Thomas Wisniewski
Show Me the $$$$!…Session 4: Insiders guide to Debt vs. Equity
Insiders guide to Debt vs. Equity, and Key Deal Terms
“Show Me the $$$$!”…Session 3: Angels!
Insiders guide to Angels and Angel Investment
“Show Me the $$$$!”…Session 2: Pitching
Learn from VC’s, Angels and Entrepreneurs: What do INVESTORS love (and Hate!) to see in a Pitch?
Session I – Seed Accelerators: “Start-up Scourge or Super-charger?”
Session I – Seed Accelerators: “Start-up Scourge or Super-charger?” Monday July 29, 2013 General Assembly Seminar Part of the “Show me the $$$$!” GA event series: Insider perspective on fundraising and entrepreneurship