Rough Draft Ventures
November 2016 - Present
Rough Draft Ventures is General Catalyst's student-focused program that backs founders at the university level. RDV is supporting and connecting the largest network of student entrepreneurs. I founded RDV's presence at Carnegie Mellon and currently help make investment decisions out of our NYC office.
Co-Founder & President
August 2016 - Present
Scottie Ventures is a Carnegie Mellon group that teaches the fundamental skills of venture capital through its unique curriculum and internship-based approach. We work with funds such as Draper Triangle & Scout Ventures to provide sourcing, diligence & market analysis experience to CMU students interested in venture capital.
May 2017 - August 2017
Stripes Group is a leading growth equity firm with $2B under management that invests in Internet, Software and Branded Consumer Products businesses around the world. I focused on sourcing, evaluating and executing investment opportunities as well as supporting portfolio companies.
Foundation Capital Fellow
August 2016 - August 2017
Selected as 1 of 10 fellows in the country to help invest a micro-fund, set aside by Foundation Capital, into early-stage companies. I also sourced Seed through Series C investments for Foundation's main fund.
May 2016 - August 2016
Flatiron Investors is a venture capital firm focused on early stage investments in a wide variety of sectors, from B2B SaaS to Fintech to Virtual Reality. I helped with sourcing & due dilligence on potential deals.
Requests for Startups
February 2016 - August 2016
Requests for Startups is a weekly newsletter of entrepreneurial ideas & perspectives by investors, operators, and influencers. I curated tech startup news as well as interviewed entrepreneurs and VC's.
Business & Product Development Intern
June 2015 - August 2015
VC-backed ERA portfolio startup that matches brands of all sizes with their ideal social media influencers using a proprietary smart algorithm, to empower brands to reach their audience more effectively. I worked on various product development projects.
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator
May 2015 - August 2015
Early-stage investment fund and technology accelerator that funds 10 technology startups twice a year and provides space, services and mentoring with its 300 mentors, 10 operating partners, sponsors and staff.
Lead Data Analyst
October 2014 - March 2015
Created a visual analytics dashboard with 30+ KPIs for the non-profit social service agency in order to measure success of the company’s child development programs.
June 2015 - July 2015
Designed UI for analytics dashboard in data discovery and visualization tool, QlikView, for use with firm’s clients.
Founder, Developer, & Designer
March 2014 - Present
Single-handedly developed and deployed featured iOS game, CraftWords, accumulating 3,000+ downloads in 60+ countries.