You're invited to an unforgettable dinner with Floodgate Co-founding Partner Ann Miura-Ko and Freestyle Capital Partner Jenny Lefcourt. Enjoy an intimate conversation with Ann and Jenny, curated connections, and a business challenge and pitch off... over a seasonal, farm-to-table meal.
Ann Miura-Ko is a co-founding partner at Floodgate, a seed-stage VC firm in Palo Alto, CA. A repeat member of the Forbes Midas List and the New York Times Top 20 Venture Capitalists Worldwide, Ann was one of the first investors in companies such as Lyft and Refinery29, and has been an early backer of many others, including Xamarin and Thinkful. Prior to joining Floodgate, Ann worked at Charles River Ventures
Ann has been called “the most powerful woman in startups” by Forbes. She is also a lecturer in entrepreneurship at Stanford, a co-director of the Mayfield Fellows Program at Stanford, a member of the Board of Trustees for Yale University and a co-founding member of All Raise, a nonprofit committed to improving diversity in funders and founders.
Jenny Lefcourt is a General Partner at Freestyle, a seed stage fund based in San Francisco. Freestyle has led investments in companies such as Airtable, Intercom, Wag, BetterUp, Patreon, Narvar, and Digit. Jenny is also a founding member of All Raise, the nonprofit dedicated to increasing diversity in funders and founders in tech.
Prior to joining Freestyle, Jenny cofounded WeddingChannel.com in 1998 (sold: KNOT), cofounded Bella Pictures (sold: CPI) and has personally invested in and/or advised start- ups such as Discord, Minted, and MainStreetHub.
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