$15 – $30

Breakfast with an Investor: Tom Wisniewski, Newark Venture Partners

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

KettleSpace Flatiron @ Shay + Ivy

39 West 24th Street

New York, NY 10010

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

Breakfast with an Investor: Tom Wisniewski, Managing Partner, Newark Venture Partners; Member, New York Angels

Thursday, September 7, 8.30 am – 10 am

Our thanks to Kettlespace for hosting. Continental Breakfast included.

Hosted by Bonnie Halper, Editor, StartupOneStop Newsletter Contributor, Athleisuremag and The Memo

About our Guest Investor: Tom Wisniewski is Managing Partner of Newark Venture Partners (NVP), which is a new kind of fund that uses best-in-class venture capital to drive both top financial returns, and socioeconomic impact for a challenged urban core, Newark, NJ. NVP is backed by Amazon/ Audible and invests $100k - $1M in the best tech start-ups from anywhere. Start -ups move to Newark to leverage the NVP platform of capital, amazing space, deep expertise and meaningful help with their business. www.newark.vc

Tom is a veteran of the NYC-area venture and accelerator scene. He previously founded RosePaul Ventures which has a portfolio of 20+ tech start-ups and investments in notable venture funds such as Greycroft Ventures, ff Venture Capital, ERA Accelerator. Notable investments include Pond5, LiveLOOK (acquired by Oracle), Kanvas (acquired by AOL). Tom has an MBA from Dartmouth and a BA in Physics from Clark University.

Heads up! Newark Venture Partners Accelerator is currently accepting applications for the next class. Deadline September 1, but for breakfast attendees, the deadline will be extended to September 8. Access to mentors, office space, $100,000 investment for a 6% equity stake. Newark Venture Partners Labs provides access to mentors, office space, $100,000 investment for a 6% equity stake; post accelerator access to our investor network and guarantees a co-investment in your first venture financing. Focus: Marketplaces, B2B, B2C, IoT, etc. We are NOT looking at: clean tech, pharma drug, med device, store front. Some form of product and some market validation (in the form of users, pilots, clients…more the better). We are NOT an investor in idea/ b-plan-only stage start-ups.


ABOUT Kettlespace: Kettlespace offers affordable restaurant coworking spaces and gives you access to them for just $49 a month. Bottomless coffee, tea and snacks are also available at all Kettlespace locations.


We always keep the group small so that all attendees have an opportunity to briefly introduce themselves, and we leave time for networking as well.

$30 CASH ONLY at the door.

Sign up here for the weekly StartupOneStop newsletter.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

KettleSpace Flatiron @ Shay + Ivy

39 West 24th Street

New York, NY 10010

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved