FashInvest Feature: Finding the Right VC … Choosing the One that brings “More than Money”
FashInvest CEO David Freschman Talks About What You Should Look For in an Investor
Recently, I attended Mobile Monday in Philadelphia, a terrific event, and watched five emerging companies present their opportunities and had a chance to meet a new generation of innovators and entrepreneurs. I was also there to present the Early Stage East (ESE) Award to the company who won the ‘People’s Choice’ award for the best presentation and pitch. The winner was an innovative mobile app start-up, SnipSnap, who now has a complimentary slot to pitch at the 15th Anniversary Early Stage East Venture Conference on September 20th in Philly.
ESE was the very first venture conference on the East Coast to feature early stage companies in search of their initial rounds of venture capital. Since its founding, over 700 companies have presented at ESE and over $1 billion in capital has been invested in the companies. It has been an honor to watch these companies and innovators grow and a privilege to work with them.
As the evening was wrapping up, a young entrepreneur approached me.
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