Equity for Startup Owners and Employees Panel presented by the NYDD
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 7:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Do you work for a startup? Or maybe you are thinking about starting the next Facebook? Not totally sure what these options you have are worth or how much equity to give your friends? And then there are the taxes..
The New York Digital District and The Dumbo Startup Lab present a panel covering the basics of equity as it relates specifically to startups. The topics will be geared towards both founders of companies as well as employees so that everyone is on the same page.
Speakers will include:
- Presenter and Moderator: Jamie Lee, Operations Director, Tipping Point Partners
- Law Panelist: Sarah Feingold, General Counsel, Etsy
- Venture Panelist: Somak Chattopadhyay, Partner, Tribeca Venture Partners
- Law Panelist: David Hoeppner, General Counsel Solutions
- CPA Panelist: Sol Zimmerman, CPA, EisnerAmper LLP
- Entrepreneur Panelist: Geoff Grauer, CIO/COO, Co-Founder, Pontiflex
When & Where
The New York Digital District and The Dumbo Startup Lab
Founded in 2010, the New York Digital District is an initiative located in the DUMBO area of Brooklyn, NY. Representing more than 80 digital businesses, many competing and collaborating professionally, the NYDD promotes the area’s dynamic ability to support a vast array of businesses, from technology to startups to agencies. The NYDD is an organized body of professionals dedicated to advocacy and charged with leveraging the creativity, tenacity, and insight of the community’s leaders to present the NYDD as the epicenter of New York’s digital future.
The DUMBO Startup Lab is a community hub for entrepreneurs, designers and innovators focused on tech & web development. We provide cowork space, host classes and events in our beautiful 2,300 sq. ft. corner loft. Our goal is to provide a synergetic, educational and collaborative environment that connects members with NYC’s Silicon Alley, while harnessing the growth and identity of Brooklyn’s own innovation ecosystem.