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Investor Connect – Episode 145 – Lisette Tellez of Ocean Azul Partners

Lisette Tellez of Ocean Azul Partners Hall T. Martin is joined by Lisette Tellez of Ocean Azul Partners. In this episode, Lisette speaks about the Dorm Room Fund, a student run venture fund that invested in student startups. The Dorm Room Fund invested in twelve student run startups per year. Lisette currently works with Ocean […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 144 – Matthew Sullivan of QuantmRE

Matthew Sullivan of QuantmRE Hall T. Martin is joined by Matthew Sullivan of QuantmRE. The interview begins with Matthew speaking about his background before engaging in the blockchain sector. Matthew has been involved in technology and finance since the late 90’s, when the internet began its mass adoption. Matthew speaks about what led him to […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 143 – Daniel Cawrey of Pactum Capital

Daniel Cawrey of Pactum Capital Hall T. Martin is joined by Daniel Cawrey of Pactum Capital. In this episode, you’ll learn how Daniel got into investing and how he landed in the crypto sector. Daniel has been into cryptocurrency since 2013 and was previously a writer at CoinDesk. Daniel gives his advice on what investors […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 142- James Sowers an Angel Investor, and Co-Host of Exploring the Block

Investor Connect – Episode 142- James Sowers an Angel Investor, and Co-Host of Exploring the Block In this episode, Hall T. Martin is joined by James Sowers an Angel Investor, and Co-Host of Exploring the Block. Before James got into early stage investing, he was always interested in buying and selling, even as a child […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 141- Nikolai Oreshkin of Elysium Venture Capital

Nikolai Oreshkin of Elysium Venture Capital In this episode, Hall T. Martin is joined by Nikolai Oreshkin of Elysium Venture Capital . After Nikolai sold his first company, one of the first private internet providers in Belarus, he moved to Silicon Valley and began to primarily focus on venture capital investment in blockchain. Nikolai shares […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 140- Wendy Nunnelley Angel Investor

Wendy Nunnelley, Angel Investor In this episode, Hall T. Martin is joined by Angel Investor, Wendy Nunnelley. We kick off the interview learning about Wendy’s background and how she got into investing in early stage startups. Wendy offers her own personal take and advice to people who are just starting to invest in the CPG […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 139- Abe Minkara of Mark Cuban Companies

Abe Minkara of Mark Cuban Companies Hall T. Martin is joined by Abe Minkara of Mark Cuban Companies. In this episode Abe speaks about his current role as Managing Director at Mark Cuban Companies and what they do. He is part of a group that manages Marks early stage investments. Most of the early stage […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 138 – Pedro Anderson of Winding Tree

Pedro Anderson of Winding Tree Hall T. Martin is joined by Pedro Anderson of Winding Tree. In this episode, you’ll learn about Pedros background and what he did before Winding Tree, a decentralized distribution platform for the travel industry. Pedro speaks about his first hand experience raising funding and launching an ICO, the groundwork for […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 137- Glenn Argenbright of Quake Capital

Glenn Argenbright of Quake Capital In this episode, Hall T. Martin is joined by Glenn Argenbright of Quake Capital. As we kick off the interview, you learn Glenn’s background and how he got into early stage investing as well as what led him to Quake Capital. Glen has been on both sides of the table […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 136 – Brian Axelrad of Beyond Capital

Brian Axelrad of Beyond Capital In this episode, Hall T. Martin is joined by Brian Axelrad of Beyond Capital. Brian is the Chief Investment Officer of Beyond Capital, he oversees the investment decision-making process, guides the investment due diligence process and coordinates overall investment, portfolio and fund strategy with Beyond Capital’s CEO. A little about […]

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Investor Connect – Episode 135 – Jonathan Heiliger of Vertex Ventures

Jonathan Heiliger of Vertex Ventures In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with Jonathan Heiliger of Vertex Ventures. A little about Vertex Ventures: They seek founders who want to tackle fundamental challenges. People who identify with a problem or concern that’s kept them up late at night — broken tools, broken lines of […]

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