Blogs and News

July 23, 2020

Sven Goepfrich

June 30, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. In our ninth interview, meet Josh Trujillo: “The two things founders who I have talked to struggled with the most were hiring and sales.” Josh recently moved from San Francisco to Seattle. He now is member success manager at Galvanize. Ahead of this interview, Josh talked to many entrepreneurs at Galvanize asking them what they struggle with most. https://www.linkedin.com/in/josh-trujillo-076046100/

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May 13, 2020

Learnings from 58 Startups as they Compete for $200,000 Investment During Seattle Angel Conference

May 13, 2020

58 companies share what they learned from their engagement at Seattle Angel Conference XVII 17

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May 13, 2020

Surgical Training in the Time of Covid from Conquer Experience

May 13, 2020

Julie Interviews Angela Roberts from Conquer Experience about SAC Experience

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May 11, 2020

Angel Investing: How women play a pivotal role by Elaine Werffeli

May 11, 2020

Elaine Werffeli has been collecting data about how the Seattle Startup Angel Investors have been engaging. She explores the data of the different Angel groups, and how that fits into the larger patterns of Angel Investing nationally.

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May 11, 2020

Julie Interviews Marshal from VOOKS - The Effects of the Audience Choice award

May 11, 2020

Julie Schlosser from Seattle Angel Conference Interviews Marshall Bex from Vooks.

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May 9, 2020

xemelgo - SAC XVI Winner - Participants experience

May 9, 2020

Akhila talks about her experiences at SAC XVI 16

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May 9, 2020

Alex from Barcast, winner of SAC 16, talks about his experience at SAC.

May 9, 2020

Alex Mauritz talks about his Seattle Angel Conference Experience.

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July 23, 2020

Tips for Virtual meetings and Conferences by Jim Benson

May 8, 2020

Jim Benson from Modus Institute comments on how to get the most from online conferences.

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May 8, 2020

Moonlit - Mikaela interviews Stephanie Kim

May 8, 2020

Moonlit Skincare CEO Stephanie Kim and Mikaela Kiner have a conversation about thriving as an entrepreneur.

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May 8, 2020

Intentionalist - Mikaela interviews Laura Clise

May 8, 2020

Mikaela Interview Laura Clise from Intentionalist.

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May 5, 2020

Mikaela Kiner Interviews Xiao Wang from Boundless

May 5, 2020

Mikaela Kiner interviews Xiao Wang of Boundless about starting his startup.

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May 11, 2020

SAC 17 Selects Six Finalists

May 3, 2020

After several rounds of review, pitches, and evaluation, the 45 investors in SAC 17 have selected the six finalists for Seattle Angel Conference.

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May 3, 2020

SAC XVII ecosystem Interviews with Mikaela Kiner and Shannon Anderson from Madrona Ventures

May 2, 2020

Mikaela Kiner interviews Shannon Anderson from Madrona Venture Group.

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May 3, 2020

Care-19 - A High School Student Jumps into Entrepreneurship

April 30, 2020

A couple weeks into the Covid-19 pandemic, Garfield highschool junior Dylan Stepherson wanted to find a way to help support his community. He wasted no time enlisting his sister Eva, who's in ninth grade.

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April 30, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Rebecca Lovell (Executive Director at Create33)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Rebecca has been involved in several key organizations in Seattle’s startup ecosystem, such as Alliance of Angels, Northwest Entrepreneur Network, GeekWire and the University of Washington. Today, Rebecca is executive director of Create33, a resource center for technology entrepreneurs.

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April 30, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Gary R. Ritner (President – PSVC & Investment Banking)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Gary R. Ritner is co-founder and president of the Puget Sound Venture Club, PSVC.

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April 30, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Edward Un (Business Angel)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Edward Un is working as Senior Program Manager, Cloud + AI Speech & Language, at Microsoft. In his free time, he is involved in Angel Investing.

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April 30, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Jon Staenberg (Business Angel and VC)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Jon Staenberg has raised and managed multiple funds and is an experienced angel investor having invested in about 400 startups.

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May 3, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Eric Berman (Business Angel)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Eric Berman started his career at Microsoft. Today, he is co-chair at Element 8 Angels.

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April 30, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Peter Chee (Entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of thinkspace)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Peter Chee is founder & CEO of Thinkspace. He is fascinated by the personality of entrepreneurs and enjoys being surrounded by people who do things that have never been done before.

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April 29, 2020

Startup-People of Seattle: Sharad Agarwal (Business Angel)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Sharad Agarwal is an active angel investor in Seattle. His professional background is in computer science R&D, and he is working for Microsoft.

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April 30, 2020

Startup People of Seattle: Brett Greene (Community Builder and Founder & CEO of New Tech Northwest)

April 29, 2020

The blog-series “Startup People of Seattle” introduces some of the key personas in the ecosystem to learn more about what they are doing, to share their thoughts and ideas, and to promote networking. Brett Greene is founder and CEO of New Tech Northwest – the fastest growing monthly event group in Meetup.com history (out of 300,000 international organizations) with over 45,000 members.

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