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What Venture Capitalists Look For - An Insider's View on Evaluating Deals and Hiring Talent
Start Date: 9/28/2016Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 9/28/2016End Time: 1:00 PM

Event Description:
Online registration is now closed, but walk-in guests are welcome to attend this event! Please join us for lunch and an informative presentation! 
The Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investments and Finance invites you to join us for a lunchtime presentation on What Venture Capitalists Look For - An Insider's View on Evaluating Deals and Hiring Talent. Dr. Richard Moran, President of Menlo College, author, and former Partner at Venrock will share his insights and take questions from the audience. At this presentation you will learn: 
  • What investors are looking for when they evaluate investments and entrepreneurs
  • How to think about sources of funding as an entrepreneur
  • What skills are needed to become a successful venture capitalist or angel investor
Time will be allotted for audience Q&A. Lunch will be provided.  


Date: Wednesday, September 28th

Location: Babson College, Olin Auditorium 

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 

Dr. Richard Moran, President, Menlo College; former Partner, Venrock 

Richard A. Moran is the President of Menlo College in Atherton, CA. He is a noted San Francisco based business leader, venture capitalist, social scientist, author and evangelist for organization effectiveness. He is best known for his series of humorous business books beginning with bestselling, Never Confuse a Memo with Reality, that started the genre of " Business Bullet Books."

Moran previously served as CEO and Vice Chairman at Accretive Solutions, as a Partner at Venrock, Chairman of the Board at Portal Software, and as a Partner at Accenture. Moran has served on the Boards of Glu Mobile Games, Winery Exchange, and Mechanics Bank among others. He currently serves on the board of PerfectForms, Joint Venture Silicon Valley, and the Steinbeck Innovation Foundation.
Contact Information:
Name: Karl Honerlaw
Phone: 781-239-5518
Richard Moran

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