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University of Colorado Wins VCIC Regional at U.S.C.

For those of you unfamiliar, the VCIC (Venture Capital Investment Competition) is an international competition pitting the best and brightest graduate business school students against each other. I had the pleasure of being a judge this year in the Mountain regional qualifier and was really impressed with the program.  Each region contains six top schools…

Need a Summer Internship in Boulder?

If you are looking for something to do this summer, check out what Startup2Student is organizing.  The goal is to introduce students interested in summer programming internships or jobs with early stage entrepreneurial companies in the Boulder/Denver area to these companies, as well as to introduce the students to some young entrepreneurs who have chosen…

Crash Course on Venture Capital

Last night, I was a guest of the Silicon Flatirons to present a "crash course" on venture capital.  Basically, it was a no holds barred town hall-type conversation where I led off with a brief presentation and then opened it up to the 200 or so attendees to ask questions.  I encouraged the audience to…

Everything That You Want To Know About Venture Capitalists

For those of you in the Boulder/Denver area, I’m giving a 1.5 hour “crash course” lecture on the VC industry. The program is February 24th at 5:15 at the CU law school.  You can find more information here. The topics will include everything from what makes VCs tick, who are our bosses, what are things…