Boulder Startup Week 2022 Boulder Startup Week 2022

Monday, May 9, 2022

- MDT
Chain Reaction - From Founding To Funding
Julie Penner
Julie Penner
Soul of Startups
Natty Zola
Natty Zola
Matchstick Ventures, Partner
Sue Heilbronner
Sue Heilbronner
Executive Coach, Conscious Leadership Facilitator
Brynn Keenan
Brynn Keenan
Grist Analytics, Founder
Malte Witt
Malte Witt
Techstars, Investment Principal

This chain reaction panel will include founders, angel investors, accelerators and VCs to explore what it takes to get your startup going and funded. In the chain reaction format, the founders will interview an accelerator, the accelerator will interview the angel investor and the angel investor will interview the VC who will interview the founder to better understand what startups need to do to move up the capital stack. Expect candid, open and interesting conversation from great local folks.

- MDT
How to raise a pre-seed or seed round - open Q&A on fundraising for startups
Natty Zola
Natty Zola
Matchstick Ventures, Partner

Join us for a lively discussion on how to fundraise for your startup. You'll leave with a better understanding of what it means to fundraise for your startup, what investors are looking for, how to raise your first few rounds of capital and some special insider tips and tricks. I've helped over 100 companies raise collectively almost $1B in capital and I'll share many learnings and answer your questions in hopes of helping you navigate the VC world. 

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

- MDT
Ask a VC Anything
Join on Zoom
Natty Zola
Natty Zola
Matchstick Ventures, Partner
Kirsten Suddath
Kirsten Suddath
Next Frontier Capital, GP

NEW ZOOM LINK:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8704444711



This session is an open and safe conversation space to get your silly, stupid, smart, uncomfortable and difficult questions answered about fundraising and VCs. We'll have some fun together demystifying the process for raising capital and the sometimes opaque world of VCs.