When Standing Up Is Not Enough

When Standing Up Is Not Enough

For many years between 2009 and 2017 I was that king of standing up. I set up a funky job fair (Big Top) that ran 15+ times. I set up the first community-sourced web news portal (triangletechtalk). I had two Techstars-inspired accelerators, the largest with Dave Neal...
Techstars is Hiring in Raleigh/Durham!

Techstars is Hiring in Raleigh/Durham!

As was shared a few months ago, Techstars is running a new insurtech accelerator in partnership with MetLife in Cary, NC this summer.  We (and by we I mean MJ and Brad) are hiring four Associates for the program. Here is the official notice . . . . . Techstars is...
Fintech, Selling Into Large Corps and Next Phase RTP

Fintech, Selling Into Large Corps and Next Phase RTP

Interested in selling into large enterprises, fintech and tech investing in financial institutions? A couple months ago, I had the opportunity to keynote the NCTA Annual Retreat. For those of you not aware, NCTA is a statewide not-for-profit organization focused on...
Techstars is Hiring in Raleigh/Durham!

Huge Techstars Opportunity For You Next Week

My new role with Techstars brings me to startup communities around the world, but deep down I still put our local community front and center. To that end, I have a week of Techstars double-whammy for you. First, I convinced David Cohen (co-founder and co-CEO) to come...