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Ravix Group provides seasoned consulting expertise to outsource the finance, accounting and human resources functions for early-stage and middle market companies.

SourceSelect
SourceSelect is a very experienced Supply Chain and Logistics company that has partnered with The Founder Institute to provide a cost effective and seamless manufacturing and distribution Infrastructure. They are offering Founders free consulting to Founder Institute founders to meet with the CEO to review your Supply Chain strategy. To redeem the offering, you must log in and go to the partner's page.

RocketSpace
RocketSpace is a global ecosystem of people and ideas that provides the necessary velocity — both speed and direction — to help the world’s top innovators bring the future to market. Founded in San Francisco in 2011, its global network of technology campuses and services are designed to help growth-phase tech startups scale. More than 1000 startups have been members of RocketSpace, including 18 unicorns, such as Uber, Supercell, Blippar, Leap Motion, and Spotify. Learn more about growing your startup at rocketspace.com.

 

    

First Republic Bank is a full-service bank and wealth management firm built in a distinctive way – with client service at the forefront and a solid commitment to responsiveness and action.



 

The Health Extension community is committed to collaborative action to extend healthy and happy human lifespans to 123 years and beyond. Our members are scientists, entrepreneurs, and social influencers dedicated to fixing the degenerative cellular processes that cause deadly human diseases.

 


SVHealth Meetup is a hub for enterprises, organizations and investors to present opportunities, provide mentorship and engage in conversation with Silicon Valley's developer the entrepreneur community.

Mentor Idea Review

San Francisco Winter 2013 Semester

Are you pursuing a viable business idea? Can you present the idea in a compelling way? Have you done sufficient research on the idea? Is there a viable market? What about about the business is likely to fail? How can the business be improved? Are you a good fit to build this business over the next three, five and ten years?

Goal:
Present your idea for feedback.
Date:
2013-12-16, 06:30 PM

Mentors


K. Shaikh
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...

Madeline Duva
Advisor, Eye-Fi, Drop, Fluxx

Madeline Duva is president of 3rd Eye Consulting and sits on the advisory boards of a number of companies, including Eye-Fi (www.eye.fi), Parrot (www.Parrot.com), Phone Halo (www.phonehalo.com), Splashtop (www.splashtop.com), Drop (www.getdrop.com) and Fluxx (www.fluxx.io...

Justin Wilcox
Founder, Customer Development Labs

I’m the founder of successful-ish companies in the healthcare and mobile spaces. Successful-ish? The companies weren’t always successful. In fact, my healthcare company started as a failure. I wasted 18 months, and $50k building software…that no one wanted. It wa...


Jared Goralnick
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...

Wayne Willis
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...

Andrew Goldner
Co-Founder & CEO

Global business operations leader and senior technology counsel with 15+ years of experience managing and negotiating complex transactions, building operations and driving results from strategy through execution for public companies, early-stage ventures and start-ups. I...


Eddie Hartman
co-Founder, LegalZoom

My name is Eddie Hartman, I am the co-founder of LegalZoom.com, where I run product and business innovation as the corporate Chief of Product. Prior to LegalZoom, I was the CTO of TROON (acquired by Xceed in 1998), and before that I was a freelance "show producer" with MS...

Sami Inkinen
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...

Jeff Lee
Founder & CEO, Cost Cooperative

Jeff is currently CEO of Cost Cooperative, a startup based in Los Angeles. Prior to this role, Jeff was a venture capitalist with Mission Ventures for four years, where Jeff opened the Los Angeles offices for the firm. Jeff covered technology investment opportunities prim...

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