Investor Connect

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Investor Connect – Episode 59 – Julie Smith of Medici Ventures

Interview with Julie Smith of Medici Ventures In this episode, Hall T. Martin interviews Julie Smith, director of Medici Ventures. Medici Ventures is a wholly owned subsidiary of Overstock.com, Inc., created to manage and oversee the company‚Äôs investments in firms building solutions leveraging and servicing blockchain technologies. Hall and Julie speak about Medici’s investments in […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 58 – Chris Marks of Blue Note Ventures

Interview with Chris Marks of Blue Note Ventures In this episode, Hall T. Martin interviews Chris Marks, the founder and managing partner of Blue Note Ventures. Chris has been investing in early-stage technology companies and working with entrepreneurs for over 15 years. They speak about Blue Note’s investments, and Chris talks a little about the […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 57 – Randy Goldsmith of Rapamycin Holdings

Interview with Randy Goldsmith of Rapamycin Holdings In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Randy Goldsmith, founder and director of Rapamycin Holdings. Rapamycin Holdings is a San Antonio-based company that is developing and commercializing a patented oral formulation of Rapamycin for the prevention of cancer progression and recurrence. Hall and Randy discuss […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 56 – Brett Hurt of data.world

Interview with Brett Hurt of data.world In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Brett Hurt of data.world. Data.world is an Austin-based platform that helps people who work with data solve problems faster by creating new ways to discover, prep, and collaborate. Brett and Hall speak about Brett’s journey in angel investing and […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 55 – Vaughn Blake of Autochrome Ventures

Interview with Vaughn Blake of Autochrome Ventures In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Vaughn Blake, the managing director of Autochrome Ventures, an inception and seed stage venture capital fund. They speak about Autochrome and their VC model and focus on applied frontier and emerging technologies. Hall and Vaughn also discuss how […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 54 – Ryan Pollock of Iron Gate Capital

Interview with Ryan Pollock of Iron Gate Capital In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Ryan Pollock of Iron Gate Capital. Ryan joined Iron Gate Capital in March 2013 and is a Managing Director. They speak about Iron Gate and their investment portfolio. Hall and Jeremy also discuss startups and their business […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 53 – Jeremy Arendt of Cottonwood Venture Partners

Interview with Jeremy Arendt of Cottonwood Venture Partners In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Jeremy Arendt of Cottonwood Venture Partners, a Texas-based venture capital firm partnering with companies that provide digital solutions for the oil & gas industry. They speak about CVP and their investments. They also speak about key sectors […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 52 – Christopher Mirabile of Launchpad Venture Group

Interview with Christopher Mirabile of Launchpad Venture Group In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Christopher Mirabile, Managing Director of Launchpad Venture Group. They speak about Launchpad, one of the largest and most active angel groups in the United States. Hall and Christopher also speak about Launchpad’s approach to a sidecar fund, […]

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