From Boulder, CO - Brad will discuss what it takes to build a startup community and what Louisville can do to nurture more successful entrepreneurs.
Brad Feld is a thought-leader on the topic of startup communities. He has been an early-stage investor and successful entrepreneur for more than twenty years. Brad is one of the managing directors at Foundry Group, a venture capital firm in Boulder, CO that invests in early stage software / Internet companies throughout the United States. He is also the co-founder of TechStars, a mentor-driven accelerator, author of several books and blogs, and a marathon runner. His latest book is titled Startup Communities. You can order it here.