Connect Now Investor Q&A forum featuring David Gold
A unique opportunity for entrepreneurs and the startup community to “get real” with investors and influencers in the world of startup capital. Each session features a leader in the investment community, with dialog that cuts to the chase and close-up opportunities to get straight answers to real world questions. Get a handle on the thought process from the other side of the table, with knowledge that empowers regarding key capital-raising topics:
– Clarity about what matters to investors
– Insights on a case-by-case basis
– Best practices to get your round right
– Risk and return scenarios that actually happen – What is true “value add” and how to get it
– Investor types and targeting in the real world – Readiness – what it means in practical terms
David Gold is a Managing Director at Access Venture Partners. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with Special Honors from the University of Colorado and was a National Science Foundation Fellow while earning Masters Degrees in both Aerospace Engineering and Technology Policy from M.I.T. After working as an engineer with NASA, David spent a short time working on Capitol Hill and served in the Executive Office of the President of the United States where he was responsible for oversight of the U.S. Land Remote Sensing and Weather Satellite programs as well as the National Institute of Standards and Technology. David is also the Founder and Chairman of the Colorado Venture Summit, a mentor with the Mergelane and Boomtown Accelerators and a VC in Residence with the Rocky Mountain Innosphere.