Focus on Solutions Series - Financing/Stanford

cs-22Each section features videos of experts in the entrepreneurial and investment community speaking from their wealth of experiences about funding the entrepreneurial venuture.

Strategies for Funding Entrepreneurial Ventures

What advice do you have for entrepreneurs seeking financial support for their business start-up?


Lesa Mitchell, Kaufmann Foundation

Amra Tareen, Founder All Voices

Jayne Hillman, Launch Community Ventures

Helen MacKenzie, Women's Venture
Capital Fund

Jorge Calderon, Founder, Springworks

Helen MacKenzie, Women's Venture
Capital Fund

How do you foster the relationship between investors and entrepreneurs?


Helen MacKenzie, Women's Venture
Capital Fund

Jorge Calderon, Founder, Springworks

Stuart Eckmann, Life Science Angels
Golden Seeds

Gwen Edwards, Managing Director
Golden Seeds

Stuart Eckmann, Life Science Angels
Golden Seeds

Amra Tareen, Founder All Voices

Do investors look for patterns when meeting with entrepreneurs?


Michele Colucci, Founder Mylawsuit.com

Amra Tareen, Founder All Voices

Jorge Calderon, Founder Springworks

How should the entrepreneur refine her pitch to investors?


Gwen Edwards, Managing Director
Golden Seeds<

Stuart Eckmann, Life Science Angels
Golden Seeds

Sheryl O'Loughlin, Co-founder Nest
Collective and CES, Stanford

Jayne Hillman, Launch Community
Ventures

Helen MacKenzie, Women's Venture
Capital Fund

What lessons have you learned from your experience in obtaining or providing financing for an entrepreneurial venture?


Michele Colucci, Founder MyLawsuit.com

Jayne Hillman, Launch Community Ventures

Estee Solomon Gray, Managing Partner
Congruity

Should you obtain corporate experience before starting an entrepreneurial venture?

Various members of our panel debate the importance of gaining experience in the corporate world before starting an entrepreneurial venture.

What unique strengths do women have that helps them in their
entrepreneurial pursuits?


Jean Brittingham, Founder SmartGirls Way

Michele Colucci, Founder Mylawsuit.com

Stuart Eckmann, Life Science Angels
Golden Seeds

Gwen Edwards, Managing Director
Golden Seeds

Jayne Hillman, Launch Community Ventures

Lesa Mitchell, Kaufman Foundation

Sheryl O'Loughlin, Co-founder Nest
Collective and CES, Stanford

Estee Solomon Gray, Managing
Partner Congruity

Amra Tareen, Founder All Voices

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Finding Funding

SmartGirls Way Book

The SmartGirls Way Ebook

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