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The tech media loves a splashy funding announcement - millions of dollars injected into a hot startup primed to become a unicorn. But what about the work behind those headlines? Host Jason Yeh, a former VC and venture-backed startup founder, talks with entrepreneurs about how they raised the capital to launch world-changing startups. Their conversations uncover incredible stories including cautionary tales, inspirational memories, and even some insightful tips. Keep up with us on social @fundedpod to learn more.


Funded is presented by our good friends at Vanta, the leading automated security and compliance platform.

Funded - How They Raised Millions admnt

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    • 5.0 • 112 Ratings

The tech media loves a splashy funding announcement - millions of dollars injected into a hot startup primed to become a unicorn. But what about the work behind those headlines? Host Jason Yeh, a former VC and venture-backed startup founder, talks with entrepreneurs about how they raised the capital to launch world-changing startups. Their conversations uncover incredible stories including cautionary tales, inspirational memories, and even some insightful tips. Keep up with us on social @fundedpod to learn more.


Funded is presented by our good friends at Vanta, the leading automated security and compliance platform.

    TBC85: 5 Controversial Fundraising Ideas

    TBC85: 5 Controversial Fundraising Ideas

    In this episode of The Back Channel, we dive into five thought-provoking strategies to elevate your fundraising game while challenging existing advice.

    • 11 min
    How Brian Raymond Raised $65 Million in Funding for Unstructured IO (Brian Raymond / Unstructured IO - Ep 45)

    How Brian Raymond Raised $65 Million in Funding for Unstructured IO (Brian Raymond / Unstructured IO - Ep 45)

    In this conversation we hear how Brian Raymond started Unstructured and how he was able to raise 3 rounds of funding, adding up to over $65M, in just two years.

    • 57 min
    TBC84: Why Smart People Struggle With Fundraising

    TBC84: Why Smart People Struggle With Fundraising

    In this episode of The Backchannel, the focus is on why intelligent individuals often struggle with pitching to investors.

    • 7 min
    TBC83: Answering Founders Questions About Pitch Decks

    TBC83: Answering Founders Questions About Pitch Decks

    In this episode of The Backchannel, Jason answers 5 questions submitted by founders about pitch decks and pitching strategies.

    • 15 min
    How Analisa Goodin Raised Over $31 Million in Funding for Catch+Release (Analisa Goodin / Catch+Release - Ep 44)

    How Analisa Goodin Raised Over $31 Million in Funding for Catch+Release (Analisa Goodin / Catch+Release - Ep 44)

    Analisa Goodin, Founder and CEO of Catch+Release shares how she was able to raise three successful rounds of capital. Analisa shares the ups and downs as well as things to look out for before raising capital.

    • 57 min
    TBC82: Understanding VC Signals

    TBC82: Understanding VC Signals

    VC signals can be tricky. A lot of them are deeply intertwined with social dynamics and can change investor interest in a matter of seconds.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
112 Ratings

112 Ratings

KT_💋 ,

Great actionable insights

Was reccomended by one of my investors & grateful for it.
Incredible content & relatable.
Keep them coming!

SarahStoker ,

Great listen

Great vibes, really informative. Keep it up! 🤘

Yazer7 ,

Fundraising genius

Jason and his guests bring forth digestible knowledge and tangible takeaways that leave the listener feeling so empowered!

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