Who does a VC think you should have on your team before investing?

Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 7:00 – 8:00 PM UTC

Get answers from VC, Tim Porter: Do you build the team before talking to investors? Do you ask people to allow you to use their names as IF they were part of team? What positions are most important? Do you need a co-founder? Do people invest in a company of one? How does a VC evaluate the team before investing? As you know there are many many questions around team building and VC investing.

Virtual event

About this event

If you are ready to build a team or trying to determine where to start. This is your workshop. Get answers to your questions in real time. This will be a fast-paced workshop designed for you to get the information you can walk away with and be smarter when the time comes to build your team.  You will understand what a VC is looking for before even talking to any type of investor. Learn all of this in a short one-hour workshop by Tim Porter, Managing Director of Madrona Venture Group.  

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  • Tim Porter

    Madrona Venture Group

    Managing Director


  • Mike Grabham

    Esidarap Inc




Tuesday, August 30, 2022
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM UTC


7:00 PMIntros
7:15 PMBreakout Room
7:25 PMPresentation
7:45 PMAsk Anything


  • Mike Grabham

    Esidarap inc

    Seattle Director

  • Shawn McGaff


    Co Director

  • Stephanie Krifka

    Volunteer & Outreach Ambassador

  • Christine Hanzawa

    Outreach Ambassador

  • Robert Green


    Outreach Ambassador

  • Ashlee Earl

    Content Coordinator