Invest in Media, Sports & Fashion Startups - Investors Panel from US & Israel

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Fusion LA is happy to invite you to a special event about the extraordinary growth of the media & entertainment tech-related industry. The program will include a panel of early-stage investors: TAU Ventures, Remagine Ventures & Sababa Ventures.

The event will take place at the Dizzy Frishdon, Dizengoff 121 st. Tel Aviv, on April-8th (Monday) at 19:00pm.

PLEASE NOTE: The talk will be held in English.

Entrance is free of charge! Please RSVP directly here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/invest-in-media-sports-fashion-startups-investors-panel-from-us-israel-tickets-59242565107

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Panelists:
Nimrod Cohen – Founding Partner @ TAU Ventures
Kevin Baxpehler - Founder & Managing Partner @ Remagine Ventures
Jared Kash - Managing Partner @ Sababa Ventures
Moderator: Guy Katsovich - Co-Founder & Partner @ Fusion LA
More about the speakers:

Nimrod Cohen – Managing Partner of TAU Ventures – Tel Aviv University Investments vehicle. Previously partner at Plus Ventures, and heading the Explore incubator, with more than 40 investments in portfolio companies over the past five years, such as Bringg, YOTPO, WSC Sports, Cimagine, HouseParty and more. Aside from its investment arm, TAU Ventures cultivates a growing ecosystem and a vibrant hub for entrepreneurs in different development stage, as well as running incubation programs in a variety of tech fields.

Kevin Baxpehler - Founder & Managing Partner of Remagine Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund focused on entertainment-related investments in Israel & London. Previously he led ProSiebenSat.1 Media’s investment office in Israel, investing in companies like Dynamic Yield, Minute Media, Magisto and others. Before that Kevin was an angel investor and a founding member of a couple of startups. Over a decade ago Kevin started his career on Wall Street working for Gerson Lehrman Group and Credit Suisse. He received his MBA from NYU Stern School of Business and his BA in IT Management from the IDC Herzliya, Israel, where he also participated in the Zell Entrepreneurship Program.

Jared Kash - Managing Partner & Co-Founder of Sababa Ventures, an Israeli venture capital firm focused on technology investments across media, entertainment, sports, and fashion. We are team of investment professionals, brand strategists, and entertainment executives from MGM, Sony Pictures, Facebook, WME, Miramax and more. With offices in Tel Aviv, New York, and Los Angeles, we leverage our industry relationships to disrupt the cultural landscape with technology innovation.

The event will take place at Dizzy Frishdon, Dizengoff 121 st. Tel Aviv.
19:00 – Doors open, 20:00 – talk starts.

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About Fusion LA
Fusion LA is the first accelerator for Israeli start-ups in Los Angeles. We selectively accept ~6 teams every 6 months to go through our intensive mentorship-driven program. We help our portfolio companies commercialize their products, “Americanize” their value propositions and adapt their go-to-market strategies to the US market. During the program, we facilitate meetings between our Israeli founders and Venture Capitalists, tech executives & like-minded entrepreneurs in LA and Silicon Valley. Our vision is to support a long-term bridge of innovation between the LA & Israeli tech ecosystems. To date, Fusion LA has invested in 27 companies in 18 months.

*** Apply for the next batch of Fusion LA: http://fusionlabs.la/apply-to-fusion-la

About Sababa Ventures
The event is in partnership with Sababa Ventures – an Israeli venture capital firm focused on technology investments across media, entertainment, sports, and fashion. Sababa Ventures operated in partnership with Big Block Media, the award-winning production creative studio for brands including ESPN, Adidas, Volkswagen, HBO, and more.