Josh Guttman is a New York City-based “technology entrepreneur turned venture capitalist.” His experience with investment firms and startups is extensive, and mostly focuses on digital media, software, mobile, and content discovery. Guttman has been a Partner at SoftBank Capital since July, 2013. There, he has overseen investments in Reonomy and x.ai, among others. Prior […]
Perhaps best known to the general public for her role on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” Barbara Corcoran began her business career with a $1000 loan for her real estate startup, The Corcoran Group. Nearly 30 years later, The Corcoran Group sold for $66 million. Since the show’s premiere in 2009, Corcoran has invested in 22 businesses […]
Regarded as an expert in mobile technologies, Hadley Harris is a Founding General Partner at Eniac Ventures, an independent venture firm that invests solely in seed stage mobile technologies. Before focusing fully on Eniac, Harris served as CMO for Thumb, a popular social media platform focused on product reviews, and prior to that he was […]
Marissa Campise is the most recent VC to join the team at SoftBank Capital, where she has been a partner since June 2014. Her investment focus has been on Internet and digital media. Since earning her Bachelor’s degree from Yale University (where she paid her way through as a single mother), Campise has become a […]
Venture capitalist Howard Hartenbaum of August Capital explains the team-building process of a startup. Hartenbaum was a founding investor in Skype and is on the Forbes Midas List of top venture capitalists. Hartenbaum describes the startup team from the perspective of an investor.
Suppose you’ve come up with a great idea. You’ve identified a major problem, ruminated over it for hours and hours, and mapped out what you believe to be the perfect solution. Then you try to explain your idea to a friend, and you’re so excited and sure about your idea that you are totally dumbfounded […]