Coast to Coast: The Venture Capital Landscape from the Alley to the Valley
March 18, 2013
This Palo Alto, CA panel focused on the Venture Capital (VC) industry and its differences from coast to coast. The event was held as part of the EMBA Americas Program with External Relations and the Private Equity Program. It drew together a panel of Industry leaders in VC to discuss the current state of VC industry, and at the same time highlight the differences between investing in the Silicon Valley area, vs. New York’s “Silicon Alley.”
Donna Hitscherich ’90, Director of Columbia Business School’s Private Equity Program, moderated lively panel featuring Gustavo Alberelli ’08, Managing Director at Trident Capital; Stacey Bishop ’98, Managing Director at Scale Venture Partners; JJ Freitag ’06, COO of SlideRocket; Mark Huang ’96, Partner, Novus Energy Partners; and Brett Rochkind ’07, Managing Director of General Atlantic.