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Bootstrapping with a Paycheck from New Jersey: Suuchi Ramesh, CEO of Suuchi (Part 1)

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 30th 2020

This is a wonderful bootstrapping with a paycheck story of a really smart, scrappy entrepreneur.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the very beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born, raised, and in what kind of background?

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Thought Leaders in Healthcare IT: FORCE Therapeutics CEO Bronwyn Spira (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Jun 15th 2020

Bronwyn discusses a critical aspect of telehealth that is seeing significant adoption in the Covid era.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by introducing our audience to yourself as well as to FORCE Therapeutics.

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488th 1Mby1M Entrepreneurship Podcast With Pamela York, Atasi Ventures

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 10th 2020

Pamela York is Founder and CEO, Atasi Ventures, with a special focus on women entrepreneurs in healthcare.

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Roundtable Recap: June 4 – No Monetization Path, No Startup

Posted on Thursday, Jun 4th 2020

During this week’s roundtable, we had as our guest Pamela York, Founding General Partner, CAPITA3 and Founder & CEO, Atasi Ventures, with a special focus on women entrepreneurs in healthcare.

Augmented Sense Technologies

As for entrepreneur pitches, Anthony Dobaj from San Jose, California, pitched Augmented Sense Technologies, a hardware product.

Prizatech

Next Shalender Singh from Milpitas, California, pitched Prizatech, an AI product for document generation.

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484th 1Mby1M Entrepreneurship Podcast With Dr. Bhramar Mukherjee, University of Michigan

Posted on Saturday, May 9th 2020

How Long Do Entrepreneurs Need to Plan For? Dr. Bhramar Mukherjee, Professor of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Michigan, discusses the timeline of the pandemic to help our entrepreneurs understand how to plan ahead.

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Roundtable Recap: May 7 – How Long Do Entrepreneurs Need to Plan For?

Posted on Thursday, May 7th 2020

During this week’s roundtable, we had as our guest Dr. Bhramar Mukherjee, Professor of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Michigan. We discussed the timeline of the pandemic to help our entrepreneurs understand how to plan ahead.

Stasher
As for entrepreneur pitches, Jacob Wederburn-Day from London, UK, pitched Stasher, a wonderful company that was doing $2 million a year before Covid-19 completely disrupted the business.

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Thought Leaders in Online Education: Amesite CEO Ann Marie Sastry (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, May 4th 2020

Artificial intelligence is applied to EdTech in creative ways. Ann Marie discusses her company’s work in this field.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start by introducing our audience to yourself and Amesite.

Ann Marie Sastry: I’m the CEO and Founder of Amesite. We are an artificial-intelligence-driven designer and platform provider for online learning. We deliver courses, programs, and the whole curriculum for businesses, universities, and K12. Our mission is to improve the way the world works using better technology to create engaging and affordable learning experiences. 

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1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum: With Elly Truesdell of Almanac Insights (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Apr 27th 2020

Responding to a popular request, we are now sharing transcripts of our investor podcast interviews in this new series. The following interview with Elly Truesdell was recorded in March 2020.

Elly Truesdell is Partner at Almanac Insights, a fund focused on food-related investments. We have a fascinating conversation.

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Bootstrapping from Denmark: Camilla Ley Valentin, Co-Founder of Queue-It (Part 1)

Posted on Thursday, Feb 14th 2019

Camille tells a wonderful story of capital-efficient entrepreneurship, including scaling a company born in Denmark that now has 40% of its business in the US.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the very beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background?

Camilla Ley Valentin: I come from a creative family. My father was a child TV star back in the 70’s and 80’s, which was when I was born in 1973. At that time, you can imagine that there weren’t many TV stations in Denmark where I’m from. We were part of a mini celebrity family and worked a lot in the entertainment industry. >>>

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1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum: With Kara Weber of Brilliant Ventures (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Dec 10th 2018

Responding to a popular request, we are now sharing transcripts of our investor podcast interviews in this new series. The following interview with Kara Weber was recorded in November 2018.

Kara Weber, Founder and General Partner at Brilliant Ventures, speaks extensively about her commitment to female founders.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s get you acquainted with our audience. Tell us about yourself and a bit about your investing focus. How big is the fund? What kind of investments do you like to make? Let’s get acquainted.

Kara Weber: I founded Brilliant Ventures a couple of years ago after a 20-plus year career as an entrepreneur and operator. I was one of the first >>>

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