fnMentoring helps you accelerate your startup and expand your high tech network through private advising sessions with featured guest experts. Sessions are free to members but require your RSVP. If you are not a member you can apply here. Next week’s featured guest(s) will be:
The Angels’ Forum & The Halo Funds
The Angels’ Forum has been investing in, mentoring and advising Silicon Valley startups from the seed stage all the way through a meaningful exit. They’re a diverse group of 25 high net worth private investors, all of whom have been CEO’s, founders or senior executives of successful entrepreneurial ventures with the capital, time, experience, skills and passion to work with other entrepeneurs to build disruptive companies
The Halo Fund is an early-stage venture capital fund focused on high-growth investments at the front edge of business and technological innovation in Silicon Valley. They invest in companies led by extraordinary people who are pursuing opportunities in, life sciences, consumer products, clean technology, and high technology. Halo Partners are helpful, open, honest, respectful, responsive and decisive.
Santa Clara University, MBA
Oregon State University, BS in Biological Engineering
Prior to joining TAF Andy worked for Stryker Endoscopy where he held a number of roles in quality, project management, operations, audit, and compliance.
Andy is an Associate at The Angels’ Forum and The Halo Funds. He is responsible for sourcing and identifying potential investment opportunities in the life sciences, high tech, and consumer product spaces. Andy is actively involved in the evaluation of businesses seeking seed/early stage financing. He enjoys working with promising entrepreneurs to help them develop investor-oriented pitch decks and presentations.
fnMentoring is on Wednesday, 4/18/12 beginning at 10.30am. RSVP here for one of three available 20 minute slots to meet with our featured guest(s).
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 $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. 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.