I (Jason) get asked often how I got into venture capital and how interested folks may get involved as well. I always tell them that I "fell" into the job, as most folks that I know who are VCs and that everyone has a different and unique story. I then point them to my partner […]
Author: Jason Mendelson
I (Jason) will be visiting the University of Michigan in a couple of weeks to speak to different campus constituencies about entrepreneurship and venture capital. As part of that, I’m going to plant my butt in a conference room on campus for a couple of hours and talk to anyone that wants to come by […]
Q: With a number of great companies being born of ideas coming from a youthful group of entrepreneurs, how are investors reacting to twenty-somethings fresh out of college, with little to no professional experience, without a strong network of seasoned industry experience and with a inconceivable amount of life learning still ahead of them? Assuming […]
Thanks to my friends at Kendall Media Group, here is the video of my recent Venture Capital Crash Course at the Silicon Flatirons. I give a 25 minute presentation and then hold an hour town-hall question and answer session. Great questions were asked, so if you are interested in what goes through a VC’s head, […]
I’ve received some requests to see the materials from the presentation last week. Video should be arriving at a later date, but for now, here are the slides.
If you are in Seattle and interested in startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, or TechStars, Brad will be in Seattle having a party to talk about these topics. All the details can be found here. The date is February 25th.