Mentor Idea Review
Fall 2011 Chicago Semester
Can you pitch your idea in three minutes and survive the scrutiny of seasoned CEOs? How viable is the idea itself? Can you present the idea in a meaningful and articulate way? Have you done the research necessary to understand the market and prove that the idea is valid?
Review your idea with Mentors.
2011-11-08, 12:00 AM
George Deeb - Managing Partner, Red Rocket Venture Partners (Chicago FI), Red Rocket Venture Partners
George Deeb is the Founder and Managing Partner of Red Rocket Venture Partners, a consulting, shared execution and financial advisory firm for startups. From 2009-2010, George was the CEO of MediaRecall, a B2B digital video services and technology business. George lead...
Co-Founder, Forward Momentum
David Culver is the Co-Founder and Chief Collaboration Instigator of VentureSHOT, Chicago's "High Energy" Entrepreneur Collaboration Center & Business Incubator. www.VentureSHOT.com VentureSHOT also hosts the Funding Feeding Frenzy event series that connects entrepreneur...
Co-Founder & President, SnagPad
Jeff Weber is the founder of ZigaVite a web based sales engagement tool. He is also a co-founder and president of SnagPad a job search learning and management system. Weber was the founder of Technology Resource Center (TRC), which grew to be listed on the INC Magazine To...
Startup Hackerpreneur and Advisor
Kevin is a startup advisor and a lecturer on technology entrepreneurship at DePaul University. He is also the co-owner of EventWax.com, an online event registration service. Previous to his current roles, he was the Founder of Obtiva, a 50 person Ruby on Rails development...
Joe Dwyer - Partner, Digital Intent / Founder Equity (Chicago FI) , Digital Intent / Founder Equity
Joe Dwyer is an investor, technologist, and serial entrepreneur. He is a partner at Digital Intent (http://digintent.com), as well as a partner at Founder Equity Fund (http://founderequity.com), and teaches innovation and entrepreneurship courses at Kellogg School of Mana...
Co-Founder, Old Willow Partners
Ted Greene currently serves as a CEO of Rainbo Sports and a Partner in Old Willow Partners. From 2003 - 2006 Mr. Greene was the founding CEO of Akoya, the leading provider of on-demand, cost intelligence software for Fortune 500 manufacturers. In 1994, Mr. Greene co-found...