Up-and-coming tech entrepreneurs push hard to overcome the challenges of bringing their innovations to life. Join Mark Eckerle as he interviews technology companies to discover what worked for their business, how they’ve adapted their vision, and tips and tricks they’ve learned along the way. Each episode will contain practical advice for aspiring founders to draw from, including Tech Tips episodes where expert advisors will shed light on business-side topics founders should be aware of.
QSBS FAQs for Founders
On this episode of Founded in Tech, Dan Krolikowski joins host Mark Eckerle to cover all your questions about QSBS – sometimes called Founders Shares. What exactly is QSBS? What does it mean for founders? What should holders of QSBS be aware of when it comes to best practices?
Dan and Mark go in-depth on these questions and more on this episode of Founded in Tech.
What It Takes with CFO Aron Susman from Ro
What does it take to be the CFO of one of New York’s most successful high growth companies? What does it look like to transfer from a Big 4 firm to the private market? And what does it take to build up a finance team from the ground up?
Aron Susman from Ro joins today’s host Dave Garvey to discuss his career path and some of the great insights he’s gathered over the years that are beneficial to up-and-coming CFOs and CEOs in the technology industry.
Secondary Sales - What Stockholders Should Know
On this episode of Founded in Tech, Dan Krolikowski joins host Mark Eckerle to go over a rising hot topic in the Tech industry: Secondary Sales. What counts as a secondary sale? What should stockholders be aware of when dealing with secondary sales? Dan weighs in on all that and more.
Navigating the Changes Inherent to Startup Growth with Teachable
Tabitha Hickman, CFO of Teachable, joins host Mark Eckerle on this episode of Founded in Tech. Together, they discuss Teachable’s unique platform as a marketplace provider and how they navigate the changes inherent to startup growth. Tabitha also talks about her top pieces of advice for up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
How Taxes Impact the World of Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is taking off more than ever. It has taken the world by storm and it feels like every day brings a new discovery to the ecosystem. But as the market continues to grow, a lot of questions surround the nitty gritty aspects like how taxes work for this new asset class.
In this episode of our Tech Tips series, Mark Eckerle sits down with Withum’s Ryan Babiak, Tax Partner, to discuss taxes and how they impact the world of cryptocurrency.
The Rise of Coding as a Result of the Pandemic with Codeacademy
Zach Sims, Founder of Codeacademy, joins host Mark Eckerle on this episode of Founded in Tech. Zach gives a great breakdown of how education is shifting not just as a result of the pandemic but because of changes in the education environment as well as why users are drawn to the idea of learning how to code. Zach also touches on what he feels every founder needs to know based on his experience in the technology industry.