BUILDUP Radio Podcast Special Episode – Interview with Rev. Jesse Jackson On Diversity and Inclusion In Tech

BUILDUP co-hosted a Diversity and Inclusion in Tech roundtable with Rev. Jesse Jackson at Galvanize. Prior to the roundtable, BUILDUP General Partner Wayne Sutton had the opportunity to interview Rev. Jesse Jackson. During the interview Rev. Jackson discussed everything from Selma, why is he involved in tech space and Black History Month. You can watch the video interview here, Interview With Rev. Jesse Jackson On Diversity And Inclusion In Tech, Politics And Black History Month

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BUILDUP Radio Episode 3 – What Angel Investors Look For In Founders with Manny Fernandez

“Ask for money, and get advice
Ask for advice, get money twice”
-- PitBull

One of BUILDUP goals is to connect founders with angel investors. One of the rising stars in the angel investment community is the highly connected Manny Fernandez. Many is the Co-Founder/ CEO of DreamFunded. DreamFunded is the only equity based platform that delivers top quality deals with completed due diligence reports to accredited investors, using proprietary algorithms to match member preferences to deal flow.

Manny Fernandez is a Stanford University educated angel investor and a serial [...]

The Top Startup, Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship Articles This Past Week

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How Many VCs Should You Pitch for Series A£ by @NextViewVC12 Small Business Tools for Smooth Sailing in 2015 by Alex IvanovsPrioritizing Diversity In 2015 via @TechCrunch by @joelle_emersonHow to Build Online Relationships into Meaningful Networks via @msusterWhy Your Company Needs Marketing Materials via Create Business GrowthWhat should you include in your monthly investment update£ via @jasonWe Will Never Need Another Financing - @bfeld101 [...]

BUILDBox – The Top Startup, Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship Articles This Past Week

BUILDBox curates the best building resources for technology entrepreneurs, daily.

 

BUILDBoxHow 'venture builders' are changing the startup model via @VentureBeat |Discuss the Ideal Exit with Investors by @davidcummings on StartupsThe Official Definitions of Seed, Series A, and Series B Rounds by @jason@BUILDUP #podcast w/ Semil Shah on How Can Underrepresented Minorities In Tech Can Build Bridges With InvestorsWeekend Read: Startups Should (Almost) Never Discount Their Prices via @wsjstartupAlways Be Creating by @99UHow Blogging [...]