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Steven S. Hoffman - Surviving A Startup Webinar

Thursday, 08 April, 2021

Join our KSOM Zoom Webinar April 8th, 2021 at 11:30am

With serial entrepreneur and author of "Make Elephants Fly' and

"The Five Forces", Steven S. Hoffman

Steven will discuss his latest book "Surving A Startup"

Topic covered will include:

  • How VCs in Silicon Valley elvaluate startups
  • What are the traits investors look for in entrepreneurs?
  • What funding strategies work and which ones fail?
  • Which things should an entrepreneur prioritize first when launching a new    business?
  • What are the investment trends coming?
  • Which technologies hold the most promise in the future?

STEVEM S. HOFFMAN, or Captain Hoff as he's called in the Silicon Valley, is the CEO of Founders Space, one of the world's leading incubators and accelerators. He's also an angel investor, limited partner at August Capital, serial entrepreneur, and author.

Hoffman was the founder and chairman of the Producers Guild Silicon Valley Chapter, served on the Board of Governors of the New Media Council, and was founding member of the Academy of Television's Interactive Media Group. In Silicon Valley, Hoffman founded several start-ups in the areas of games and entertainment and worked as mobile studio head for Infospace, which published the hit mobile games Tetris, Wheel of Fortune, Tomb Raider, Thief, Hitman, Skee-Ball, and X Files.

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Diane Lang



Scranton, PA 18510