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Venture Capital Episodes

May 5, 2021

Landing BIG customers while being a small startup - story of Telesign…

Stacy Stubblefield, Co-Founder and CIO at TeleSign that was acquired by BICS in 2017 talks about them lending their first large c…

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April 28, 2021

Choosing Between Small Law Firms, Big Ones, and Automated Alternative…

Anil Advani, founder and managing partner at Inventus Law and founding member and legal advisor at Excelerate talks about choosin…

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April 26, 2021

Corinne Riley on the Importance of an Investment Thesis

Corinne Riley, Investor at Greylock talks about how an investment thesis strengthens a VC fund and a founder’s ability to pitch t…

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April 23, 2021

Validation Capital—What is it, and Who Needs it? - With Emily Zheng

Emily Zheng, Growth Investor at Brookfield Technology Partners, Proptech Vertical lead at EVCA and Board member at Nittany Lion F…

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April 19, 2021

Venture Debt, the Los Angeles Ecosystem, and Big vs. Small Firms in E…

Petra Griffith, Founder & Managing Director at Wedbush Ventures talks about venture debt as an alternative to venture capital, ke…

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April 16, 2021

Selling his Company, Starting a New One, and Becoming an Investor - A…

Armando Biondi is the Co-founder and CEO at BreadcrumbsIO and has invested in 150+ startups. Previously he served as Co-founder a…

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April 9, 2021

How Do You Evaluate an Investor Without Losing Them? With Scott Krivo…

Scott Krivokopich, Managing Partner at 1982 Ventures talks about qualifying questions that you need to ask your investors in orde…

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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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April 2, 2021

Investing in Ag-Tech in the American Midwest and How Agriculture Diff…

Grant Newlin, Founder and General Partner at Newlin.vc tells us about investing in ag-tech and cross-border investing. We discuss…

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March 31, 2021

Building and selling an e-commerce empire to become a VC in the US - …

Today’s guest is Marcelo Franco, founder at Verve Capital and previously the co-founder of Sacks.com - the largest e-commerce com…

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March 29, 2021

IP rights, NDAs and starting early - the story of Physna by Paul Powe…

Paul Powers, Founder & CEO of Physna talks about the beginnings of his career in startups and the challenges he faced. We talk a …

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March 26, 2021

Silicon Valley Show in real life? Sure! Epic story of Distil Networks…

Rami Essaid, CEO at Finmark, venture partner at Pioneer Fund and partner at IDEA fund partners and previously the founder of Dist…

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March 24, 2021

The most active VC of Midwest - Founder of M25 gives advice to founde…

Victor Gutwein, Founder and Managing Partner at M25 talks about startup ecosystem in the Midwest and how it changed recently due …

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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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March 17, 2021

Changes in VC landscape over the past 20 years. By Steve Miller

Steve Miller, Founding Partner at Origin Ventures talks about the changes that he saw in the VC landscape over the past 20 years …

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