How 2 Raise a Seed Round

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How 2 Raise a Seed Round

By The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018 · 5 - 6:30pm EST


Luksic 101 Babson College 231 Forest Street Babson Park, MA 02457


The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, November 6 at 5pm: How to Raise a Seed Round with David Chang! Please note this session will be in Luksic 101.

Join David Chang, entrepreneur, angel investor, and director of the Summer Venture Program, for a practical session on how to pitch and land your first investors. David will share his experiences, talk about fundraising basics, walk through a 5-step “how-to” series of tactics to raise from angels/VCs, and finish with pitch tips.

About David Chang
David is an entrepreneur and angel investor who is currently an EiR at Harvard Business School, Executive Chair at Feelter, and Co-founder of PersonalVC.

David has held product and marketing roles at five Boston-based startups that were acquired. He previously led the PayPal Boston office and co-founded the Start Tank innovation space. Earlier in his career, he held roles at TripAdvisor (IAC), m-Qube (Verisign), edocs (Siebel), SnapMyLife (Exclaim Mobility), and Goldman Sachs.

As a leader in the entrepreneurship community, he holds several advisor/board memberships and has made 40 angel investments in early-stage startups. Recent awards include Boston Business Journal's Power 50: Most Influential Bostonians, BostInno’s 50 on Fire: Investment Winner / Tech Finalist, and Finalist for NEVY Angel of the Year.

David holds a BS with Distinction in Computer Science from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

What are #How2Tuesdays?:
Want to learn something really practical to get your startup moving in the right direction? #How2Tuesdays are short, workshop style sessions meant to bring you very specific, user friendly instruction on some of the most important things you need to know for your venture. Every Tuesday at 5pm in the Blank Center!

About the organizer

Our mission: We accelerate new ventures of all kinds by providing Babson’s emerging entrepreneurs access to the opportunities, community, and critical resources that they need. We ignite the exchange of innovative ideas that will shape the future of entrepreneurship through our research and thought leadership.

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