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.

Mentor Progress Review

Fall 2011 Chicago Semester

Can you pitch your business in three minutes and survive the scrutiny of seasoned CEOs? How viable is the business and the financial model? Can you present the business in a meaningful and articulate way? Does the business scale? Can the business survive?

Goal:
Review your business with Mentors.

Date:
2011-12-20, 12:00 AM

Mentors


8.17
Brett Holland
Partner, Old Willow Partners

Brett Holland is currently a Partner in Old Willow Partners and serves as the VP of Product Development and Operations for Rainbo Sports. Brett is an experienced entrepreneur, executive and product strategist who founded and ran Akoya, a purchasing analytics software com...

8.60
Peter Tapling
President & CEO, Authentify, Inc

Peter Tapling is currently President and CEO of Authentify, Inc., a leading provider of authentication and transaction verification services. Previously, he was VP Strategic Development for NetDox and President of its IDMetrix subsidiary. Peter holds a Bachelor of Sci...

8.00
Zak Boca
CEO & Co-Founder, SingleHop, Inc.

Zak Boca is the Co-Founder & CEO of SingleHop, a Chicago-based infrastructure as a service provider, that has grown under Zak's leadership to $25 million runrate, and nearly 50% EBITDA margins. Prior to SingleHop, Zak co-founded midPhase web hosting, which was a bootstra...

9.00
John R Dallas Jr
Founder and Chief Alignment Officer (CAO), Hillview Partners Network LLC

John Dallas is Founder and Chief Alignment Officer of Hillview Strategic Inc., a team of independent consultants, coaches and speakers; credentialed individuals preeminent in fields related to strategic alignment of people, money, technology and other resources. Hillview ...

8.25
Mark Pickett
Founder & Former CEO, Nail Your Mortgage

Customer acquisition (consumer) via product, passion and analytics, guy. Some might say that's marketing. Understands there is a difference between innovation and transformation, hence, refrains from uttering either in any conversation devoid of start-up companies or Ap...

8.00
Neil Kane
Founder & President, Illinois Partners Executive Services

Neil Kane is the president and founder of Illinois Partners Executive Services, LLC, a firm which advises entrepreneurs and investors on technology commercialization. Most recently he was the CEO of Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., a company he co-founded in 2003 by l...

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