Ultra Light Startups Investor Feedback Forum: Developer-Founded Startups

Ultra Light Startups brings together the world’s most innovative technology entrepreneurs, in monthly events and accompanying online communities. Events feature pitching, networking and interactive, moderated panel discussions with leading industry experts. Topics to be  covered inlcude design, technology, marketing and finance.

October‘s Investor Panelists:

Ryan Armbrust, Associate at ff Venture Capital

Owen Davis, Managing Director at NYC Seed

Brendan Dickinson, Associate at Canaan Partners

Nikhil Kalghatgi, Principal at SoftBank Capital


Startup Pitches:

Lenny Beckerman-Rodau – Eventava

James Decrescenzo – iAreaNet

Kris Kniaz – SchoolEmpower

Steven Sonnes – NerdyData

Jason Liang – BringMeThat

James Thompson – Passive Metrics

Joseph Galarneau – Mezzobit

Katie Bambino – The Dating Ring


Objectives are:

To help early stage startups refine their investor pitch

To provide actionable advice and feedback for each presenting startup

To provide insight on how investors evaluate startups and pitches

To award prizes to the most viable startups, based on audience voting