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Investor Series with Partner at Courtside Ventures

May 6, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

This is an Online Event!

Entre is hosting a special event geared towards the growing community of  entrepreneurs, artists, creators, and innovators. Join us as we build a community of startup enthusiasts in the NYC area.

Our event brings people together to openly discuss and share ideas with like-minded individuals. We welcome entrepreneurs of all types, start-ups of all sizes, industries, and stages to join us in finding the inspiration, resources, and friends that will make them successful.

Whether our members are just beginning to build a company, or are years into their venture, We aim to refer to the best services available for helping them achieve their goals. We aim to work with sponsors and partners who share our vision in helping the start-up community grow and succeed.

For event sponsors, email Sponsor@JoinEntre.com

Agenda:

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Investor Interview + Q&A

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Virtual Networking

Event Sponsor:

IDEAMOTIVE: Web Development || Mobile Apps || MVPs || Graphics Design || Technology for Start-ups.

For last 6 years they’ve been creating technology for start-ups like yours. Will help you get the best talent of Europe to work on your project within less than two weeks. Ideamotive is a fast growing software house based in the heart of Europe, in Warsaw, Poland.

Experts at Web & Mobile technologies and outstanding interactive UX/UI design.

To get your software done or hire top-class developers reach out to Filip here- https://www.ideamotive.co/hire-team

Connect with them on Linkedin- https://www.linkedin.com/company/ideamotive/

Speaker:

Kai Bond, Partner at Courtside Ventures

Kai Bond is a Partner at Courtside Ventures, the leading venture capital fund focused on early-stage sports, fitness, and gaming companies. The fund is backed by Dan Gilbert (Founder, Quicken Loans / Cleveland Cavaliers), Tony Ressler (Ares / Atlanta Hawks), John Burbank (Passport Capital / Golden State Warriors) and WPP, the world’s leading advertising services company.

Kai has two decades of experience working across venture funds, Fortune 100 enterprises and early stage startups. Most recently, he was an Investor at Comcast Ventures, leading the gaming/esports investments for their flagship fund and also ran their Catalyst Fund ($20M fund focused on underrepresented founders).

Prior, Kai has held product roles at Microsoft in mobile and gaming, corporate development at IAC and was an early member of the team at Gerson Lehrman Group. Kai is a repeat founder with deep expertise in gaming and interactive media. He was co-founder of SwitchGames, a marketplace for used video games. His second startup was incubated at Hatch Labs, where he held the dual role of General Manger for Hatch and was CEO of CashPlay Games. CashPlay was a gaming platform that matched chance-based games like slots, dice and roulette to a sweepstakes engine where users could win cash prizes. Hatch Labs was responsible for launching 6 mobile startups in gaming and media, including Tinder. His third startup, pixietv, was an interactive streaming platform that delivered custom content overlays to Smart TVs. pixietv was acquired by Samsung in 2014 where he then led the successful productization of pixietv globally.

 

Are you or do you know of a founder that would be interested in telling their story in a fireside interview? If so email Info@JoinEntre.com with your name, company, city and short bio about yourself.

Venue

Microsoft
11 Times Square
New York, NY 10036 United States
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