Fireside Chat with Mckeever (Mac) Conwell from Rare Breed VC

Tuesday, March 22, 2022, 6:00 – 8:00 PM UTC

Mckeever (Mac) Conwell is Founder & Managing Partner at RareBreed Ventures, and Kauffman Fellow class 26.

Hybrid event
Fireside Chat

About this event

Mckeever (Mac) Conwell, II is the Founder and Managing Director of RareBreed Ventures, a pre-seed stage venture fund based in Baltimore, MD. It is a Pre-seed Fund that is investing in exceptional founders outside of the large tech eco-systems earlier than everyone else. With early meaningful cash upfront, wraparound services to increase capacity, and institutional knowledge from the additions of an executive RareBreed Ventures accelerates a companies' growth at the earliest stages

Before starting Rarebreed Mac worked at the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) as the Portfolio manager. There his role was to find, help make investment decisions on, and help build Maryland-based startups. Mac works closely with many TEDCO portfolio companies to help them secure customers, partnerships, and funding. Mac also conducts extensive outreach to all of the tech communities and ecosystems in Maryland and does a lot of work supporting founders who consider themselves to be economically or socially disadvantaged. In 2017 Mac helped launch the Minority Business Pre-seed Fund and what was later transitioned to the Builder Fund which is the first state-backed pre-seed fund for women and minority-led startups.

Check out what happened


  • McKeever (Mac) Conwell

    RareBreed Ventures

    Founder and Managing Director


  • Phin Mpofu

    Startup Grind

    Director, Global Community



Tuesday, March 22, 2022
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM UTC

Venue map


6:00 PMIntroduction
6:05 PMFireside chat with Mac + Q&A
7:00 PMNetworking


  • Prem Sangeet Petar Savic

    Supreme Factory

    London Director

  • James Lethem



  • Dec McLaughlin

    Startup Grind Scotland


  • Roux Reabow



  • Elina Agrawal


  • Patrycja Maksymowicz

    Open Solutions Global

    Founder/ MD

  • Weronika Adkonis

    Marketing Manager

  • Rohan Sesetti


  • Sam Adekunle

    Grone Collective

    Head of Special Projects & Initiatives