Venture Perspectives by Scale Venture Partners
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Venture Perspectives explores the world of venture capital, showcasing diverse voices and insights from Scale Venture Partners, a premier venture firm active in technology and healthcare investing. The show will feature Scale Venture Partners Managing Directors and other instrumental members of their ecosystem including entrepreneurs, market and financial analysts, and technology and healthcare experts.
||Rory O’Driscoll: His Background and Advice to Entrepreneurs Seeking Funding||Rory O’Driscoll is a successful VC by anyone’s standards. He’s been in the business for almost two decades and invests in mobile, internet, and enterprise software companies. Some of his successful deals include: Omniture (Nasdaq, acquir||20 6 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Jeff Calcagno: Healthcare Investment Investor Looks Ahead at The Opportunities for the Industry||Jeff Calcagno’s impressive background as both a clinician and executive in the healthcare industry has provided the necessary background for his role as an investor. In this podcast, Jeff describes how he came to Scale VP and where he believes the u||21 4 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Rob Theis Discusses His Investment In Hubspot And Trends In Enterprise Investing||Scale Venture Partners Managing Director, Rob Theis, who invests in technology infrastructure and applications tells how it is a great time to invest in successful consumer applications that can be brought to the enterprise. His latest investment, HubSpot||2 11 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Andy Vitus, Principal at SVP, Gives Investment Insights for Cloud Computing||Andy Vitus discusses how he approaches investing in cloud computing. He describes how SVP talked to hundreds of directors in data centers so they could learn how to work more efficiently. As an investor in start ups, Andy shares SVP’s most cost-effe||31 10 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Success is in the Air for Lou Bock||It’s August 2009 and in the last 12 months, Lou Bock‘s portfolio has had some impressive success. He talks about how Zogenix, Horizon Therapeutics, Somaxon, Prestwick Pharmaceuticals and Orexigen have all done well. The Scale Venture Partners||28 9 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Healthcare Services and Medical Devices Is Mark Brooks Investment Sweet Spot||Managing Director of Scale Venture Partners, Mark Brooks tells listeners what types of deals he likes most. He also describes his analytical investment process and what tips he has for entrepreneurs who believe they have an investment for SVP.||22 9 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Success in Mark Brook’s Healthcare Services and Medical Devices Portfolio||The last 12 months have been good for Scale Venture Partners‘ Managing Director Mark Brooks . As an investor in healthcare services, and medical devices, Mark delves into his successes, and speaks to his current investments and their bright future.||21 9 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Lou Bock’s Thoughts on Venture Investing||Capital efficiency and regulatory hurdles are the two main challenges for investing in healthcare today. Scale Venture Partners Managing Director, Lou Bock shares these insights as well as discussing what is most important to him in an investment today.||10 7 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Insights on Venture Capital Investing from Jim Jones||Reflecting on his life in venture capital, Managing Director, Jim Jones shares his thoughts on the best areas for investment today. At Scale Venture Partners, he sees three key trends as most intriguing: the cost of data in the enterprise, energy efficien||10 7 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Venture Capital Today From Sharon Wienbar||Scale Venture Partners Managing Director, Sharon Wienbar gives listeners her perspective on life of a venture capitalist and what her interests are in investing. She is most excited about crowdsourcing, vertical content and business software-as-a-service.||10 7 09||Free||View In iTunes|