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McCarter & English
McCarter & English, LLP is a firm of approximately 400 lawyers with offices in Boston, Hartford, Stamford, New York, Newark, East Brunswick, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Washington, DC. In continuous business for more than 170 years, we are among the oldest and largest law firms in America.



Garvey Shubert Barer's Emerging Company and Venture Capital Practice represents emerging companies at every stage of development and across industry sectors. The firm regularly represents companies, angel investors and venture capital funds in private placements of equity and debt, joint ventures, strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, and public offerings.

Boka Kitchen + Bar makes New American cuisines in downtown Seattle, now offering free falet parking with dinner. Handrafted cocktails, uniquie wines, and locally sourced ingredients served in a cozy and contemporary environment. 

Mentor Progress Review

Spring 2011 Seattle 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?

Review your business with Mentors.
2011-06-20, 06:30 PM


Bill Messing

Bill Messing is founder and CEO of RIPL Corp. in Seattle, which automates distribution of music and video between friends by recognizing their relationships and the interests they share. Previously he was VP Strategic Development and VP Production & Programming at Classma...

Theodore Agranat
Founder , Relvo

Agranat’s most recent innovation is Relvo, a comprehensive dynamic targeting engine and related reporting system that allows for the intelligent presentation of targeted web content to visitors based on behavior and other cues. Beta users for Ceonex’s Relvo product inc...

Joseph Sedmak
Founder & CEO , JHype Marketing

An Australia native, I moved to the US 10+ year ago & founded in 2002 Revel Consulting, a boutique management consulting firm with recent accolades(2009) in magazine as the fastest growing business in Seattle & the 34th fastest growing business in the US. The ...

Joel Espelien
Chief Business Officer and EVP of Strategy

Joel Espelien is a Seattle angel and entrepreneur. He is currently the CEO of Cart Blanche, a mobile shopping app. He has served as angel, mentor and advisor to multiple startups including IQ Engines, Balance Financial, Savelli Ltd., and 640 labs. Joel is the former Ch...

John Gebhart
CEO, John Gebhart & Associates

John is CFO for Ventripoint, Inc. and Remote Medical International and owner of John Gebhart & Associates, a management consultantcy. He is a seasoned startup executive, having worked early stage and emerging companies for the last 30 years. He has been CFO, COO, or CEO...

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