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September 9, 2020

Ep. 3 – Investment Strategy: The Diligence, Focus and Framework to Drive Traction

  With rapidly increasing fund sizes and record-breaking dry powder in venture, putting early stage capital to work efficiently is challenging. And as we learned…

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August 8, 2020

EP. 2- Evolution of Venture Capital PT. 2 with Bill Ericson

  In part 1 of our 2 part series on the Evolution of Venture Capital, Bill Ericson, Founding Partner at Wildcat, shared how industry dynamics…

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August 8, 2020

Ep. 1- Evolution of Venture Capital Pt. 1 with Bill Ericson

    Venture Capital has changed quite a bit over the last 20 years years, to the point where Bill Ericson, Founding Partner at Wildcat,…

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July 7, 2019

Five Things We Need to do to Close the VC Gender Gap

As part of my series about “the five things we need to do to close the VC gender gap,” I had the pleasure of interviewing…

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May 5, 2019

Building Better: Wildcat Venture Partners & Obo

Welcome to the NVCA Blog series, Building Better, where we celebrate the dynamic relationship between our VC members and their innovative portfolio companies around the…

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November 11, 2018

Why We Invested in LeaseLock

Who Needs a Security Deposit? Too many of us are all too familiar with the burden of signing a new lease and its most dreaded sidekick,…

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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: Phil Fernandez explains the importance of culture and values at Marketo

During this video clip, Phil explains how the company culture and values were such a success story at Marketo and that success was based on…

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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: Phil Fernandez shares what he is most proud of with regards to Marketo and how he evolved as a CEO during the process

On March 2, 2017, Traction Gap Institute (TGI) joined Wildcat Venture Partners, Velocity Coaching and Shasta Ventures to host Building the Perfect Team. The event featured an interview with Phil Fernandez, founding…

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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: Phil Fernandez shares what he’s looking for in founders now that he’s on the VC side.

On March 2, 2017, Traction Gap Institute (TGI) joined Wildcat Venture Partners, Velocity Coaching and Shasta Ventures to host Building the Perfect Team. The event featured…

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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: Phil Fernandez discusses what happened at Marketo post Traction Gap – the next chapter in the story

On March 2, 2017, Traction Gap Institute (TGI) joined Wildcat Venture Partners, Velocity Coaching and Shasta Ventures to host Building the Perfect Team. The event featured…

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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: Phil Fernandez on Marketo Nation & the importance building a team culture that extends to end users

On March 2, 2017, Traction Gap Institute (TGI) joined Wildcat Venture Partners, Velocity Coaching and Shasta Ventures to host Building the Perfect Team. The event featured…

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August 8, 2017

Video: Phil Fernandez on why he started Marketo & the importance of team

On March 2, 2017, Traction Gap Institute (TGI) joined Wildcat Venture Partners, Velocity Coaching and Shasta Ventures to host Building the Perfect Team. The event featured…

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