Tag Archives: VC’s

What I Did Expect When I Moved BACK to Los Angeles in 2015

Just under a year ago, while wrapping up a 4 year ‘life’ in Lisbon, Portugal, I posted a blog entitled ‘What I Didn’t Expect When I Moved to Portugal in 2011’. It went viral. And it continues to get large … Continue reading

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Portuguese Startups – The Age of ‘Rediscovery’

Spending 4 years living and working in Portugal, I was fortunate to be very involved with a lot of the early startup activity all over the country. This was even more profound as I was working for startups in California … Continue reading

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On the Eve of Thanksgiving, I am…

…thinking about all that I am thankful for in a year that has had a lot of change and movement. Tomorrow I will spend the Thanksgiving holiday with my ‘US west coast family’ and this will be the first time in … Continue reading

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Discovering and Rediscovering (Startups) from Lisbon, Portugal to Los Angeles, CA

‘You are a Portuguese by now, so Lisbon is your home to whenever you want to return.’ – -Pedro Janela Continue reading

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A Crash Course on ‘Inside the Startup Funding Game’ from The Pitchdeck Podcast

The podcast world is really evolving and we’re now seeing a great offering of all types of content with very high levels of production. Startups have all types of content, tools, online classes and more to learn as they grow their … Continue reading

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A Look Back at 3 Years of Living and Working with Startups in Lisbon

Three years ago today I touched down in Lisbon as my new and chosen home. The plan was to move back to Europe (again) as I had studied in France while in college and had also lived in the historic … Continue reading

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