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Venture Capital 101
November 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Join us for Global Entrepreneurship Week!
Are you an aspiring entrepreneur, computer programmer, engineer, product developer, or tech enthusiast? Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn what venture capital is, how it works, and if it’s right for you from Estela Hernandez, Managing Director of Arrowhead Innovation Fund. This free session will discuss the Startup Finance Ecosystem, what type of companies get VC funding, the VC approach to company valuation, and how VC firms work.
About Estela Hernandez
Estela Hernandez is the Managing Director of Arrowhead Innovation Fund. She has 20 years of leadership and management experience working in the public health, interior design, and business sectors. Estela has a particular interest in seed- and early-stage companies. Estela launched a design strategy firm in Las Cruces, New Mexico where she works at the intersection of design thinking and business strategy, helping entrepreneurs and startups design innovative business models and compelling customer experiences using new frameworks and tools. Hernandez is a Kauffman Fellow, a member of a distinctive world-wide network of expert innovation investors who provide smart, connected capital to fuel entrepreneurial change. Prior to earning an MBA in Design Strategy from the groundbreaking program at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco, Estela earned a Bachelor of Community Health from NMSU.
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