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2019 Spotlight Event: The Making of an Entrepreneurial Community

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Old Crow Smokehouse River North

149 West Kinzie Street

Chicago, IL 60654

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The Making of an Entrepreneurial Community with Mike Madden '00, Managing Partner of The Yard Ventures

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Register now to hear an accomplished panel bring together the investor, advisor, and entrepreneur perspective in an October 23rd kick-off discussion on what makes a community of highly motivated innovators and business builders flourish. Networking to follow.

Panel will include:

  • Michael Madden '00, Managing Partner of The Yard Ventures
  • Dima Elissa, named one of the Top 100 Entrepreneurs in Chicago by Chicago Tribune; Founder & CEO of VisMed-3D; Chief Strategy & Operating Officer of SafeStart Medical
  • Jordan Litwin, Founder and Partner of Litwin Law, a law firm focused on representing entrepreneurs and early stage and high growth companies

The Yard Ventures is a venture capital fund for Harvard alumni and part of Alumni Ventures Group, the most active VC firm in the country. The Yard and AVG have invested in close to 100 companies led by Harvard alumni executives and entrepreneurs over the past 4 years. With a global engaged community that has grown to over 25,000 alumni, The Yard and AVG form a powerful and valuable network that can be uniquely helpful to successful, growing, private companies and the teams leading them forward.

The Yard only invests alongside the top VCs in the country and is proud to have backed the great teams at SimpliSafe, Relayr and Jump Bikes through their recent exits.

VisMed-3D is a 3D biomedical and healthcare consulting firm that offers technology forward innovations, leveraging blockchain and AI platforms enabling interoperable big data to flow. SafeStart Medical creates user-friendly patient care software that continuously supports high-reliability patient safety practices and that transparently engages the surgical patient and globally improves surgical safety through the use of SafeStart’s innovative mobile technology software.

Litwin Law handles a broad range of legal practices geared towards entrepreneurs, independent sponsors, private equity funds, business owners and investors. The firm offers practical, value-driven services through a nimble and proactive approach to every project -- offering unparalleled flexibility, unwavering quality, and unmatched accessibility.

HAE is a global community where bold ideas and innovative approaches thrive.

EVENT DETAILS:

DATE: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

TIME: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

LOCATION: Old Crow Smokehouse - River North / 149 W. Kinzie Street

REGISTRATION: $15 for HAE members, $20 for non-members (registration includes free drink ticket)

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