Tag: venture capital
March 27, 2018
First Round Capital Co-Founder Howard Morgan
On March 14, Dr. Howard Morgan ’68 visited Cornell to share his knowledge on turning ideas into companies as a part of the Enterprise Engineering Colloquium Seminar Series. Morgan was a co-founder of First Round Capital, a venture capital (VC) firm that specializes in providing early-stage funding to promising companies like Blue Apron, GroupMe, and Uber. Hear his tips for turning ideas into businesses below!
March 15, 2017
What are some key metrics a new company should keep in mind as they work their way to being the next big thing? Read more to find out!
March 9, 2017
Exploring Venture Capital with CVC
The Cornell Venture Capital club offers undergraduates at Cornell an opportunity to work with industry-leading VC firms and their portfolio companies. Find out how CVC does it below:
March 8, 2017
Caitlin Strandberg: From Slope Media to Venture Capital
Listed as one of Forbes’ 30 under 30 and founder of Slope Media, Caitlin Strandberg ‘10, has worked her way up in the venture capital industry since graduating from Cornell University. Recently the 28-year-old spoke at Forte Campus at Cornell’s Speaker series and highlighted her startup experiences at Cornell and beyond.
March 3, 2017
Investing in the Future: My Experiences with Venture Capital
Archana Choudhary, one of the writers for E@D, reflects on what got her passionate about entrepreneurship and venture capital.
December 2, 2016
Chad Fong (’19) Provides Entrepreneurial Students with an Alternative Living Space
Chad Fong (Cornell Class of 2019) creates an accelerator/incubator living space for entrepreneurs through his startup IvyStart. Read on to learn about his journey and the unique community he intends to create in the Fall of 2017.