Jeff Stewart is a serial entrepreneur, inventor, and investor specializing in internet-enabled growth businesses. Jeff is one of New York City’s most prolific, successful, and widely respected angel investors.
Jeff Stewart has started over a half dozen technology companies that span across 4 continents and employ over 1,000 people. These companies include Urgent Group, a venture development firm, and Urgent Ventures LLC, which co-invests in angel stage tech start-ups. Jeff is also founder, former CEO, and current chairman of Mimeo.com (http://mimeo.com/), a state-of-the-art, Internet-based document production service included in the 2004 and 2005 Inc. 500 lists of the fastest growing companies, the 2005 Red Herring 100 list of private companies that drive technology, and Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. Jeff was recognized by Founder Institute as the highest rated start-up mentor in 2012 for his role with Lenddo.
Jeff Stewart’s entrepreneurial career began in 1995 with his launch of Square Earth, an Internet technology company whose customers included Citibank, Compaq, UPS, Merrill Lynch, Oppenheimer and AIG. Consistently profitable, Square Earth grew at a rate of over 100% per year, merged with Proxicom in January 1998, and successfully completed an IPO as the combined company in 1999.
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Friday speaker series brings key thought leaders, investors, executives in an intimate fireside chat format conversational approach to giving entrepreneurs access to trends, ideas, process within large organizations and better understand how things work.
Imagine you had a meeting with these angels and access to ask anything. The audience is kept small to allow for that engagement. More hard to reach guys are brought each Friday for real conversations. Come learn about what you can't "google" to stay updated on what the market wants and share a beer.