About this Event
There are many ways to fund a startup: Self, friends/family, angels, grants, accelerators, venture, loans/debt, crowdfunding. Four successful founders with four very different stories of how they raised capital. Our panelists will discuss how they funded their company, each will share their own experience, insights, and advice.
MODERATOR: Sumeet Shah, founder and managing partner of VHS Ventures, former investor at Swiftarc Ventures
PANELIST 1: Lin Chen, founder of holistic wellness brand Pink Moon and Chapter Leader of FaB NY
PANELIST 2: Charlotte Hess, founder of slow fashion brand Isobel & Cleo
PANELIST 3: Justin Silver, co-founder of clean skincare brand aavrani
PANELIST 3: Mary Bemis, founder of plant-based activewear Reprise
CO-ORGANIZER/HOST: Casey Dworkin, founder of sustainable vegan shoe brand Sylven New York
Sponsored by Paz Lifestyle and Little Saints.
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Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Paz Lifestyle, 414 West Broadway, New York, United States