Aug. 22, 2022

Episode 22 - Venture Capital & the Startup Board of Directors with Matt Blumberg and Brad Feld

Episode 22 - Venture Capital & the Startup Board of Directors with Matt Blumberg and Brad Feld

πŸ‘‹ Hey Listener!

We're really excited to be bringing to you today our conversation with Brad Feld (@bfeld) and Matt Blumberg (@mattblumberg) about the re-release of their book Startup Boards: A Field Guide to Building and Leading an Effective Board of Directors

Episode Chapters:

  1. Introduction - 0:00
  2. Brad & Matt’s Origin Stories - 1:31
  3. The Startup Board - 5:01
  4. VCs and the Board - 16:20
  5. Brad & Matt’s Superpowers - 24:27
  6. Taking Up The Mantle, Joining Your First Board - 28:12
  7. Closing Thoughts - 33:45

Books Mentioned by Brad & Matt:

Other References: 

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