Canal Partners

Dec 15, 2020, 1:00 – 2:15 AM

Todd Belfer, Perry Jacobson, and Chad Horstman from Canal Partners will join us for a fireside chat on December 14th. We will learn how this local venture capital firm provides strategic capital to highly scalable, growth-oriented companies with market-proven products and services. How do they determine which startups to invest in? What are they most excited about in 2021? Register today!

Virtual event

About this event

Join us virtually on December 14th from 6-7:15 pm as we host our last fireside chat of 2020 with Todd Belfer, Perry Jacobson, and Chad Horstman from Canal Partners.

Canal Partners is a venture capital firm founded in 2008 in Scottsdale, Ariz. that provides strategic capital to highly scalable, growth-oriented companies with market-proven products and services. With extensive track records in launching and scaling multiple businesses, Canal Partners aims to form true partnerships with each of our portfolio companies, providing not just the capital but the strategic guidance to empower early-stage companies to reach the next level of growth. For more information, visit

Each partner brings a unique background in entrepreneurship and investing and we can't wait to learn more about their fascinating careers and what they are looking for to make an investment. If you are interested in learning more about funding, this is the event for you! 

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  • Todd Belfer

    Canal Partners

    Managing Partner

  • Chad Horstman

    Canal Partners


  • Perry Jacobson

    Canal Partners



  • Lauren Baxter

    Startup Grind Phoenix



  • Kevin Mead

    Chapter Director

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