During this panel you'll learn:
How do you find the right tech partner for your start-up?
Top interview questions before hiring a tech team member?
How to pay a tech founder?
How to communicate and collaborate with tech founders?
How involved should tech founders be in daily operations?
What to do when business ops & tech needs collide?
How to set tech priorities when you don't talk "tech"?
April 10, 2013
NYU Poly Incubator
137 Varick Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10013
Co-Founder & CTO, SeamlessDocs
Best Small Biz App for 2012 By PC Magazine
Former Vice President of Technology at Paperless Post
Digital Media Consultant
Former Head Of Internet & Media Research at Credit Suisse
J. Skyler Fernandes
Venture Capitalist, Centripetal Capital Partners
Angel Investor, One Match Ventures
Chachi Camejo co-founded bizodo.com, now SeamlessDocs.com, in January of 2011 along with Jonathon Ende. Their goal was to automate paperwork for small to mid-sized businesses. Their challenge was replacing the existing processes of emailing documents which required printing, signing, scanning and re-emailing. Today, bizodo has over 9k accounts created since launching in August of 2011. In addition to being a tech co-founder, Chachi is also on the Advisory board of Devry University helping outline future course curriculums.
Jonathan Katz is a serial entrepreneur who has applied his technology acumen and passion to several startups since before graduating college. Jonathan is currently CTO of VenueBook, a cloud-based event management solution that helps manage the whole event cycle in one place. At his previous position as Vice President of Technology at Paperless Post, Jonathan built a significant portion of the core back-end web application and worked on various other components, including developing e-commerce and email sending and tracking tools, data architecture, and managing the technology infrastructure on a private cloud platform.
Spencer Wang is a digital media consultant, advising both large public companies and start ups on business development, strategy, market research and product. Previously, Spencer spent 17 years on Wall Street and was an award-winning equity research analyst covering the media & Internet sectors at a variety of bulge bracket investment banks including Credit Suisse, Bear Stearns, and JPMorgan, among others.
J.Skyler Fernandes is a venture capitalist at Centripetal Capital Partners, an early stage venture fund with an innovative investment structure, and invests across industry sectors, such as internet, telecom, energy, nano-technology, and healthcare. Sky is also the founding partner of One Match Ventures, his personal seed fund. He has co-founded several internet companies, including CareBooker.com and advises a number of startups.
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Inside The Mind...
The "Inside The Mind..." event series explores the inner thoughts of the key players who help make start-ups into successful companies.
The goal is to educate entrepreneurs and help improve their chances by supplying candid advice from industry experts such as Venture Capital & Angel Investors, Tech Founders, Marketing & PR Gurus and more.