Startup Grind hosts Chris Devore Managing Partner of Founders' Co-op

Seattle
Create 33 - 999 3rd Ave, 33 Floor seattle, 98104
Sept. 24, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

About this event

Chris DeVore is Managing Partner of Founders’ Co-op, the Pacific Northwest's leading seed-stage venture capital fund, and Managing Director of Techstars Seattle, the region’s most selective startup accelerator. Between these two roles Chris has helped over 200 Pacific Northwest startups raise over $1.5 billion in investor capital. Previously a co-founder of Adjacency (acquired by Sapient, NASDAQ: SAPE) and Judy's Book (backed by Mobius VC and Ignition Partners), Chris also launched Patagonia's first online store and led product and business strategy teams at AT&T and McCaw Cellular Communications. As a community volunteer, Chris co-chaired the City of Seattle’s Economic Development Commission, partnered with the University of Washington to create Startup Hall (a commercial innovation space located on the UW Campus), and is a current Board member of Friends of Waterfront Seattle (a non-profit helping to transform Seattle’s downtown waterfront after the Viaduct comes down). Chris attended Yale and the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Speaker

Chris DeVore

Chris DeVore

Managing Partner - Founders Co-op

Chris DeVore is Managing Partner of Founders’ Co-op, the Pacific Northwest's leading seed-stage venture capital fund, and just recently stepped down as Managing Director of Techstars Seattle, the region’s most selective startup accelerator. Between these two roles Chris has helped over 200 Pacific Northwest startups raise over $1.5 billion in investor capital. He helps founders a lot!!!

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When

Sept. 24, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Where

Create 33
999 3rd Ave, 33 Floor seattle98104

Brought to you by

Mike Grabham

Mike Grabham

Esidarap Inc

CEO/Founder
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