62 episodes

Founders and Funders, a podcast by Alumni Ventures Group (AVG), is a forum where we discuss how entrepreneurs and venture capital investors work together to build great new companies. Our guests, many of whom are connected with AVG as entrepreneurs, investors, managing partners, fellows and more, are invited here to talk about the journey of building companies from incubation to early stage investing and beyond.

Founders and Funders Alumni Ventures Group

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    • 4.8 • 20 Ratings

Founders and Funders, a podcast by Alumni Ventures Group (AVG), is a forum where we discuss how entrepreneurs and venture capital investors work together to build great new companies. Our guests, many of whom are connected with AVG as entrepreneurs, investors, managing partners, fellows and more, are invited here to talk about the journey of building companies from incubation to early stage investing and beyond.

    EP 64: A Lifestyle Device Enabling Data-Driven Health

    EP 64: A Lifestyle Device Enabling Data-Driven Health

    As Co-Founder and CEO of Lolly Medical, Zachary Sweeney and his team are building a healthtech platform that allows patients to schedule a doctor’s appointment with the push of a button.

    • 20 min
    EP 63: Simplifying Primary Care for Doctors and Patients

    EP 63: Simplifying Primary Care for Doctors and Patients

    As Co-Founder and CEO of Lolly Medical, Zachary Sweeney and his team are building a healthtech platform that allows patients to schedule a doctor’s appointment with the push of a button.

    • 24 min
    EP 62: Meet a UCLA Bruin Helping His Fellow Alums Invest in Venture Capital

    EP 62: Meet a UCLA Bruin Helping His Fellow Alums Invest in Venture Capital

    UCLA alum Larry Jen discusses his investment background and decision to join Westwood Ventures as Managing Partner.

    • 20 min
    EP 61: Baking a Healthy, Entrepreneurial Snack

    EP 61: Baking a Healthy, Entrepreneurial Snack

    Brianna Makaric created a healthy snack made with high-quality superfoods and probiotics to help support your immune and digestive systems.

    • 20 min
    EP 60: The Tax Benefits Most Venture Investors Aren’t Aware Of

    EP 60: The Tax Benefits Most Venture Investors Aren’t Aware Of

    How venture investors can claim a federal tax exclusion by investing in Qualified Small Business Stock.

    • 20 min
    EP 59: Applying Analytics to Address Biases in the Workplace

    EP 59: Applying Analytics to Address Biases in the Workplace

    Timi Dayo-Kayode is helping People Ops professionals identify and prevent biases in the workplace.

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Celdridge8 ,

Great Podcast - A nice change of how VC is being run

This is a great Podcast. Not only does it teach you about what it happening in the industry, but AVG helps give their refreshing viewpoint on how they invision the future of VC and how they are allowing everyone to get involved and not just the ultra rich.

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