Becoming a Venture Capitalist... and launching the largest Venture Partner network in the world

Friday, October 11, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 AM UTC

Is Angel Investing a smart use of your portfolio? Are you investing in Startups the right way? Ever want to be a Venture Partner or Venture Capitalist? We'll discuss these questions and more with Jon Bassett, Managing Partner of NextGen Venture Partners, who recently raised their 2nd fund of $50 million and has built the largest Venture Partner network in the world.

In-person event

About this event

We’re hosting a beachside chat with NextGen Venture Partners'  Cofounder and Managing Partner, Jon Bassett. 

NextGen invests in founders they can throw the power of their 1000+ venture partner network behind. The NextGen portfolio includes bold, early-stage companies with category defining missions, and include Virgin Hyperloop, Everylwell, Republic, Qwill, Neighborhood Goods,  UrbanStems, SmithRx and more found here:

Prior to NextGen, Jon was a Principal at Silverton Partners, a $250M Austin-based fund where he led deal-sourcing and due diligence. A graduate of Davidson College, Jon has an extensive background in public equity finance and early-stage investing, including experience with Draper Fisher Jurvetson and as an Instructor at USC Marshall School of Business.

Check out what happened


  • Jon Bassett

    Nextgen Venture Partners

    Managing Partner



Friday, October 11, 2019
1:00 AM – 2:30 AM UTC


  • Craig Kaplan

    Venture Partner: and


  • Jason Manasse


  • brandon maier


  • Justyn Williams


    Community Builder

  • Kari Sarkar

    Director Partner