fnMentoring functions accelerate your startup and expand your high-tech network through mentoring sessions with founders and featured guest experts. Functions are free to members but require your RSVP. If you are not a member you can apply here. Next week’s featured guest will be:
Name: Vishal Lugani
Background: Vishal Lugani is an Associate with Greycroft Partners and is a member of the Los Angeles office. His responsibilities include evaluating investment opportunities, sourcing new deals, and working with existing portfolio companies.
Prior to Greycroft, Vishal worked for Bain & Company, a management consulting firm, where he advised clients in Media, Healthcare, Tech, and Utilities. Moreover, he has spent time at Unithrive, a microlending platform, and helped to lead the launch of the Kairos Society, a society aimed at uniting young pioneers to better the world through innovation and entrepreneurship.
Company: Greycroft Partners is a leading early stage venture capital firm focused on investments in digital media. With offices in the two media capitals of the world – New York and Los Angeles – Greycroft is uniquely positioned to serve entrepreneurs who have chosen us as their partners. We leverage our extensive network of media and technology industry connections to help our entrepreneurs gain visibility, build strategic relationships, successfully bring their products to market, and build successful businesses. Greycroft manages over $200MM and has made over seventy investments in leading companies including Huffington Post, Paid Content, Buddy Media, Glam Media, Trunk Club, M5 Networks, Maker Studios, Viddy, Babble, Collective Media, Pulse, and Klout. For more information please visit the Greycroft Partners.
fnMentoring is on Thursday January beginning at 7:00 pm PST. RSVP here to participate in this event.
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.