fnMentoring functions accelerate your startup and expand your high-tech network through mentoring sessions with founders and featured guest experts. Functions are free to members but require your RSVP. If you are not a member you can apply here. Next week’s featured topic & guest will be:
fnMentoring with Noah Lichtenstein, Partner at Cowboy Ventures on raising a seed round.
Background: Noah Lichtenstein has been helping build start ups in Silicon Valley for nearly a decade, and is passionate about turning ideas into products and businesses that customers love. Prior to joining Cowboy, Lichtenstein was a founding member of HomeRun, a leading social commerce platform for real estate investors that reached over 100 million consumers at its peak. Lichtenstein built and managed the sales infrastructure, led strategic partnerships with AT&T, Google, Facebook, and Amazon, and helped develop the company’s B2B commerce platform. Before HomeRun, Lichtenstein led consumer business development at the Climate Corporation, was the Co-Founder & President of Annuvia, and served as a wildland firefighter in rural Oregon.
Company: Cowboy Ventures helps seed-stage technology companies grow. They seek to back exceptional founders who are building products that “re-imagine” work and personal life in large and growing markets – they call it “Life 2.0″. They are a community of founders, team members and advisors that supports each other to share lessons learned and build products that millions of customers love to use.
If you are looking to raising a seed round and interested in startup seed funding advice, the fnMentoring session is on Tuesday, December 2nd beginning at 10:30 am in San Francisco, CA. RSVP to participate in this event.
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Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $1M in startup discounts and mentorship from 50+ Institutional Investors. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.