The last two years building and leading the TechStars NYC program have been an incredible time in my life. However, as with most journeys, the time has come for me to move on to the next challenge and take a step back from my day-to-day role as Managing Director of the TechStars NYC program. Today, I am proud to reflect on the community that we have developed and the momentum that the program...
Invest in People - #GroupMe
You always hear investors say it’s all about people. Well, it is… It was just over a year ago that I sat in a dive bar, at 9am, watching the United States play Algeria in the World Cup. That was the game where Landon Donovan scored that amazing goal with like 4 seconds left to lift the US to the next round. Landon’s goal was the second most exciting part of my morning… See, I was watching the...
The New York startup community is overflowing with energy. The is an opportunity for TechStars, a nationally recognized seed stage investment program, to help accelerate the formation and growth of startups in NYC. As an organization focused on identifying, mentoring and sponsoring budding technology teams, TechStars has a proven formula to identify potential and accelerate success. I’m...
What's a blog?
Hello. You are present at the creation, of what, i’m not quite sure… Ideally I’ll provide a little bit of everything on here. I’m shooting for some funny, some smart, some cool, some deep, some shallow, but mostly it will be an honest sharing of the things I am passionate about: Internet Startups, the NFL and the Giants, competitive Reality TV (I haven’t missed an...