Business

20Aug

NoPanels Feedback

Some great feedback about NoPanels July 30, 2013 from NonPanelists & entrepreneurs both. Here is a more in depth video of interview feedback.  Feedback about NoPanels Summer 2013 from people including Lloyed Lobo, Partner Boast Capital; Hernan Jaramillo, CEO/Founder Tareas Plus; Judy Myers, CEO/Founder Uboomerutv.com; Scott Orn, Partner Lighthouse Capital […]


29Jul

Sumeet Jain, Intel Capital Interview

Nima interviewed Sumeet Jain, Investment Director Intel Capital @SXSW. He spoke about Intel Capital & they’re global reach. His sweet spot is consumer internet: ecommerce, mobile technologies, advertising technologies all the way to software that is virally distributed. This was his 5th SXSW! “There are a large number of global […]


26Jul

Andreas Stavropoulos, Managing Director DFJ

Nima interviewed Andreas Stavropoulos, Managing Director DFJ in TechnologyinaTent. “We’re talking about unsexy spaces, then if businesses start depending upon you to run their businesses better they are happy to cut you into their profits.” “Venture capital is a set of stories, one after the other. All the way from […]


24Jul

Wendy Lea, CEO GetSatisfaction Interview

Nima interviewed Wendy Lea, CEO GetSatisfaction in TechnologyinaTent.  She is now ‘cool in Silicon Valley’ & she spoke about her background 30 years in the business.  She spoke about how she didnt know about venture capital & how Brad Feld educated her about venture.  She had bootstrapped so was unaware […]


17Jul

David Blumberg, Blumberg Capital Interview

Nima interviewed David Blumberg, Managing Partner Blumberg Capital @TechnologyInATent earlier in the year.  He spoke about entrepreneur’s lessons, example Persistence & told the story of an entrepreneur growing his vision.  Also the issue of B2B & B2C.  ‘It’s not about competition but partnering.  In Silicon Valley 4 or 5 groups […]


15Jul

Gwen Edwards, Golden Seeds Interview

Nima interviewed Gwen Edwards, Managing Director Golden Seeds @TechnologyInATent earlier in the year.  Gwen spoke about her ability to execute on Sales.  “Half of the sales process is Listening!”  If you really listen & ask good questions, you can then translate that into what you know you have that will […]


09Jul

Michelle Zatlyn, CoFounder CloudFlare Interview

Michelle Zatlyn, CoFounder CloudFlare gave me an interview @TheStartupConference.  She spoke about being a female cofounder.  She also gave some tips about raising venture. “Some businesses are not well suited to venture.”  She also spoke about being pregnant as a female founder. Here is the talk that Michelle gave @TheStartupConference […]


03Jul

Judy Myers, Founder/CEO Uboomerutv.com Interview

I interviewed Judy Myers, Founder/CEO Uboomerutv @TheStartupConference. She gives some tips to female entrepreneurs & is an all round inspiration to women. Judy is one of our NonPanelists. Related articles The search is on for inspiring women (coventrytelegraph.net) Angel Investor to Female Founders: Lighten Up (women2.com) When can a founder […]


28Jun

Jim Kaskade, CEO Infochimps Interview

I interviewed Jim Kaskade, CEO Infochimps. He talks about Infochimps & gave some suggestions for entrepreneurs who are raising venture. He had a great perspective. He’s a data geek but a great guy to chat with.  He spoke about the emotion in a business & the people he interacts with. […]


26Jun

Sarah Cone, Associate Illuminate Ventures Interview

Sarah Cone, Associate Illuminate Ventures @TheStartupConference gave me an interview after the investor panel.  She spoke about the changes happening in the venture industry. She spoke about one of the big challenges, the Series A crunch. Sarah is one of our NonPanelists. Related articles Does the VC model suck? 8 […]