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Venture Capital 101: Understanding Venture Capital with Estela Hernandez
November 16, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
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.
Estela Hernandez is the Managing Director of Arrowhead Innovation Fund. She has over 15 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. She also serves as an Enterprise Advisor at Arrowhead Center.