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Alternative Sources Of Capital For Startups Episodes

Sept. 28, 2021

What is post-seed, how is it different from bridge round and is it re…

Paul Martino , founder at Bullpen capital talks about investing in founders who are "falling out of pattern", making post-seed in…

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Aug. 14, 2021

Raising 100% of the money online: equity crowdfunding, it's major per…

Christopher Lustrino, Founder & CEO at KingsCrowd talks about his experience raising 100% of the funding for his company online. …

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July 28, 2021

Hybrid fund - what does that mean and how does it work? By Billy Libby

Billy Libby, Co-Founder & CEO at Upper90 talks about what the term "hybrid fund" implies and how is it different from a "regular"…

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June 11, 2021

Working at big corporations VS working at startups with less than 20 …

Mayank Sanganeria, software engineer at Instagram talks about his experience at Instagram and at smaller startups. We discussed h…

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May 3, 2021

Fundraising Without Pitching—Why Not? A New Way to Raise Money: CAFE.…

Thibauld Favre, co-founder and CEO of Fairmint talks about a new way to raise money from your customers on an ongoing basis. CAFE…

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April 12, 2021

How Does The Government Support Early-Stage Startup Founders? With Ch…

Christopher Hill — strategic advisor at Retina AI, angel investor, and board observer for the city of Los Angeles talks about gov…

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April 8, 2021

Raising $100 Million while beating COVID-19 - the story of Lloyed Lob…

Lloyed Lobo, co-founder and president of Boast.ai talks about his bootstraps story and how he raised VC funding. We talk about Bo…

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March 22, 2021

Student-led Venture Capital, how is it different from other VCs? Stor…

Hunter Babcock, Managing Partner at Atland Ventures talks about the structure of Atland Ventures, their fundraising and their maj…

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Jan. 28, 2021

Using operational experience in investing. By Laurent Grill.

Laurent Grill, partner at Luma Launch and we spoke about the use of operational experience in startup investing. We also discusse…

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Nov. 30, 2020

Raising money through KickStarter - how and who should do it? By Zach…

Zach Cohen, currently the Director of Business Development at Vista Investments and previously the President at Cohen and Sons Ap…

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Nov. 16, 2020

How does reward-based crowdfunding work and who should try it? By Ste…

Stefanie Yu, Partnerships, Strategic Lead at IndiegoGo talks about reward-based crowdfunding and what kind of startup should try …

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Nov. 6, 2020

Two rounds through equity crowdfunding - lessons learned. By Andrew C…

Andrew Christodoulides, Founder & CEO of Moro that has raised one round through equity crowdfunding and is planning to raise the …

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Oct. 4, 2020

How big corporations work with startups and how to get in touch with …

Anya Cheng, who worked as Product Head | Facebook, eBay, Target | eCommerce, Growth and others talks about how big corporations c…

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Oct. 3, 2020

Mentorship and resources in the US vs other countries. By Gail Christ…

Gail Christine Gannon, Managing director at WaveEdge Capital, mentor to startups at US Market Access Center and an angel investor…

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Oct. 2, 2020

Department of Defence as a startup customer and investor - how to wor…

Ellen Chang, director at BMNT and partner at Syndicate 708 talks about working with the DoD as a startup, she explained how a sta…

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