Much Shelist

Much Shelist is a full-service law firm serving start-up, small and mid-market businesses, and venture capital investors, private equity funds and family offices that invest in them and support their growth.  The firm advises early-stage technology and growth enterprises in start-up matters and venture capital transactions.  Much Shelist continues to support those enterprises as they grow by providing advice on the full spectrum of legal and business matters a start-up or growth-stage company is likely to encounter, including issues related to employees and other service providers, intellectual property rights and licensing, and negotiations with vendors and strategic partners.  The firm also represents clients in litigation, mergers and acquisitions and other extraordinary matters.  Much Shelist is headquartered in Chicago and has a branch office in California.

Product Development

Fall 2011 Chicago Semester

How do you get from an idea to an offering? What are strategies to identify and prioritize features? How do you take a product definition and turn it into a development plan? What should comprise a minimum viable product? What are effective strategies to build your first offering? What are common mistakes that you should avoid when planning and building an offering?

Goal:
Plan and start building your offering.

Date:
2011-12-13, 12:00 AM

Mentors


7.12
Uzi Shmilovici
Founder & CEO, Applicake, Base CRM, R&U

My name is Uzi Shmilovici and I'm the CEO and Founder of Future Simple where we reinvent software for small businesses. Prior to that I founded and managed Netcraft, a leading web design and development agency, brought the company to $1.5M in revenues, employing 30 full...

7.62
Ted Greene
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...

7.75
Vinnie Lauria
Founding Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Vinnie Lauria is Founding Partner of Golden Gate Ventures in Singapore. Previously, he co-founded Lefora.com, a forum hosting service to over 100,000 communities and was acquired by CrowdGather (CRWG) in 2010. Vinnie also started the Silicon Valley NewTech meetup and gr...

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