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80 for 80 – Québec Government Office in New York

I was honored when Delegate General Catherine Loubier invited me to join the 80 for 80 initiative that she is leading. The confirmed members are a remarkable group of successful individuals across many industries, including finance, technology, law, music, and academia. For more information, see http://www.international.gouv.qc.ca/en/new-york/80-80

Diving into the NYC and US East Coast’s Venture Capital Landscape

I led the publication of a 47-page report on the state of VC and startups in New York City and the US East Coast. Since the publication in December 2019, NYC has continued to flourish. The startups that graduated to publicly held companies, such as Mongo, Datadog, and Peloton, have also continued to flourish. I …

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The entrepreneur playbook for sourcing a lead investor in NYC

As a service to the NYC CEO ecosystem, I published this article in VentureBeat addressing a key issue that I hear every day from CEOs: “I have all the capital I need for this round of financing. All I need is a lead!” I keep the spreadsheet updated in this google doc: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1h9NxVgQ7MvpVp3vtXoOZ6jTzi2oUe65Sr-1tty11ink/edit#gid=1360399923