251 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA
This is a ticketed event. Please purchase a Pitch or Audience ticket at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pitch-globally-sharktank-style-opalmt-view-tickets-26793264375
The Wise Founder Global Network invites you to Silicon Valley's most well connected Sharktank Style Event on Friday the 19th of August, at Opal Mt view (2 blocks from Caltrain). We are committed to make the best connections possible for local and global startups who want to connect with VC's, Investors and other influencers in Silicon Valley.
Check out the profile of our judges from our recent event, which was keynoted by Roger Royse, owner of (Royse Law),one of the most influential Tech Law firms. Watch him interview celebrity VC Vish Mishra(Clearstone VC; former President of TIE CON) in one of our previous event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orp1b1CN2HA&feature=youtu.be
1.Bill Sautter: Chairman, Galaxy Ventures; Was mentor& first US employee of Business Objects(French startup) which SAP acquired for $ 7 billion.
2.Deepak Gupta: “Mr Accelerator” ….Director/Startup Advisor, Berkeley Haas, Advisor/Mentor Highway1, Alchemist, StartX, VegasTechFund, PlugandPlay, 500 Startups.
3.Jim Simmons: Managing Partner, Simmons Goodspeed Venture, Former EIR Draper Richard. Among the major venture capital firms with whom Simmons Goodspeed has co-invested are Draper Richards, Alloy Ventures, US Venture Partners, CMEA Capital, and RWI Ventures. Harvard MBA with over 30 years of experience and Former President of Caltech Alumni Association.
4.Will Bunker: Founder Growth X VC firm, Former CEO of Match.com; serial entrepreneur and investor.
5. Robert Winter: Managing Director, Da Vinci Capital Group. Leading investor, philanthropist and thought leader. Harvard MBA with almost 25 years in Venture Capital with firms like Canaan Partners, Comdisco Ventures etc. Investor in many companies including E-Health(went IPO), TriCN(acquired by Synopsys), Financial Interactive(acquired by Nasdaq SSNC), The Active Network(went IPO), ustream.tv, BiologicsMD, Adhesys Medical etc
Some of the other recent panelists and Mentors have been from Sand Hill Angels, DNA Partners, Combustion Ventures,TIE Angels, EIT (European Commission) Accelerator.
6-7 pm: Registration, Demo& Networking
[masked] pm: Startups Pitch to the Panel; brief Q&A after every pitch.
[masked] pm: VC’s create the shortlist while the audience takes a break.
[masked]: Surprise way of selecting the winner by a distinguished Board of Cheerleader Mentors. Winner gets 30 minutes exclusive time with a judge. All finalists get assigned to a Mentor.
8.30- 9.30 pm More Networking.
9.30- After-party where you are welcomed to stay back and party with your new friends till club closes at 1.30 pm
So secure a spot at this leading Silicon Valley Pitch & Networking event where you can make the best connections possible. Any questions, feel free to email [masked]