Investment In High Growth Tech Companies In Sports & Media
17:00 GMT 12:00 EST 09:00 PST
Meredith McPherron, CEO and Managing Partner at Drive by Draft Kings, Lance Dietz, Partner at KB Partners, Nathan Peterson, President at Tagboard and Donny White, CEO of Satisfi discuss investing in high growth companies in sports & media, from both the perspective of the VC and the fundraising company.
Topics they discussed included: What makes potential deals standout for investors? How do founders balance the challenges of raising money with the ongoing need to run their business? How do investors assess traction in the marketplace? Where is the investment going in the sports and media tech market?
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Lance is a partner at KB Partners, having joined the firm in 2018 as part of the investment team. He sits on the baord of multiple startup companies in the sports and media space.
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Meredith oversees all investments, portfolio construction, and operations at Drive. She has 25+ years of investing, operating and executive experience driving early and growth stage ventures to scale and exit.
Donny is the CEO of Satisfi Labs, which he co-founded in 2016. He previously held senior sales leadership positions at Bloomberg.
Nathan is President at Tagboard, having joined the company as VP Marketing in 2017. He spent the first half of his career building social media marketing for brands like T-Mobile and Microsoft.
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