Mentor Idea Review
Silicon Valley Autumn 2012 Semester
Can you pitch your idea in three minutes and survive the scrutiny of seasoned CEO? How viable is the idea itself? Can the founder present the idea in a meaningful and articulate way? Has the founder done the research necessary to understand the market and prove that the idea is valid?
Review your idea with Mentors.
2012-11-06, 06:30 PM
Co-founder & CEO, ClassDojo
Sam studied quantitative economics at Cambridge University, and went on to work as a teacher for several years following. Sam subsequently worked in the Education arm of the consultancy firm McKinsey & Co in London, and then left to start ClassDojo with his co-founder Lia...
CEO, Refresh, Inc.
Bhavin Shah has over 15 years of experience building companies, assembling great teams, creating quality brands, and shipping product. He is the co-founder and CEO of Refresh.io, a company that gives people the insights they need to make the most out of every meeting and ...
Founder , Interpreters-On-Call
Karl is a founder of Interpreters-On-Call and Virtual Directors, both of which are London based companies. He also advised the founding team of R1-GB, and many other startups. He currently resides in San Francisco, and is helping NPOs (eg Parents Education Network, Taproo...
Ziv Gillat - Co-founder, Eye-Fi (Silicon Valley FI), Eye-Fi, Drop, Fluxx
Ziv Gillat is Cofounder of Eye-Fi. Previously, Ziv worked at Silverback Systems, iReady, Zaffire, Photo Access, and Apple. Ziv is a professional photographer with a passion for helping consumers backup and share their photos and videos. He received his B.S. in computer sc...
Managing Partner, Nodal Partners
Wayne is Managing Partner of Nodal Partners, a network of investors, senior advisors and executives who collaborate with early stage companies. Wayne was co-founder of Hyatt Legal Services, and Chairman or CEO of several other companies, as well as serving on various Boa...
Founder & CEO, AwayFind
Jared Goralnick is the Founder & CEO of AwayFind, a web application that helps people to escape from email by notifying them of urgent messages. In addition to leading business development and managing the team at AwayFind, he also hosts Ignite DC, co-organizes Inbox Love...
Co-Founder, Board Member, Trulia
Sami is a serial tech entrepreneur, most recently Co-Founder and President of the leading online real estate marketplace Trulia, which grew to 400+ employees and more than 20 Million monthly users and went public (NYSE: TRLA) in September 2012. He continues to help the co...
VP & GM, Location Solutions, Zebra
Jill Stelfox joined Zebra location solutions as Vice-President and General Manager in November
2012, tasked with directing strategy to enhance, still further, the innovative solutions, market leading applications, and exceptional value offered by the company.