Young Entrepreneurs

Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur Event

Adam Draper is no stranger to startups; he is a fourth generation venture capitalist. His experience in the financial world has helped sculpt his view of what it means to be an entrepreneur, and how a startup works internally. We are pleased to welcome Adam back to the VLAB stage as the moderator for "Young [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Events, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur Event

Young Entrepreneurs: Changing the Game (Part I)

“I saw a problem and wanted to solve it.” “I didn’t realize I was starting a company; I looked at it like I was working on a project.” “I didn’t want to work for anyone else.” Whatever the motivation, all five of the panelists on our January “Young Women Entrepreneur| Unbroken” panel have become successful [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:11+00:00 February 6th, 2015|Entrepreneur Spotlight, Event Summary, VLAB, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on Young Entrepreneurs: Changing the Game (Part I)

Young Entrepreneurs Are Human, Need Guidance, and Will Succeed By Force Of Will

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f01M6Q0Ot04 Adam Draper, moderator of the recent VLAB event on Young Entrepreneurs, had his work cut out for him. We may as well call him “Wrangler.” His panelists, through sheer force of personality, turned a collaborative Q and A into a Gen Y style debate. Or perhaps spirited and civil “battle of wits” would be [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:13+00:00 February 1st, 2014|Uncategorized, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on Young Entrepreneurs Are Human, Need Guidance, and Will Succeed By Force Of Will