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Join us at Maker Faire September 29-30

My family and I are very excited to attend the upcoming New York Maker Faire, Sep. 29-30.  We’ll be there on Sunday, Sep. 30. This is an event created to showcase science projects, engineering, arts, crafts, and the do-it-yourself mindset.  It will at the New York Hall of Science in Queens.  The [...continue reading]

Social Fortress publicly launches at TechCrunch Disrupt

Adam Ghetti, founder of our portfolio company Social Fortress and an expert in security, publicly presented Social Fortress for the first time at this week’s TechCrunch Disrupt Conference.  I met Adam and Social Fortress at the first Flashpoint Demo Day in New York earlier this year; ff became the [...continue reading]

ffVC launches corporate blog

ff Venture Capital recently launched our own corporate blog, at ffvc.om/blog.  Some of the content we'll include there: ff team members discussing VC and the changing startup landscape, along with resources and tips for entrepreneurs and startups; Our portfolio companies discussing their [...continue reading]

Never Leave the Playground

If you're interested in being both physically and mentally fit -- regardless of your age -- you have to watch this 71-year-old. I definitely share his philosophy that you should "Never Leave the Playground." I can comfortably guarantee that he can do some tricks that you (and definitely I) cannot [...continue reading]

Free Webinar 9/13: How to Hack Your MBA and Get the Most Out of Your Degree

On 9/13, I’ll be delivering a free, one-hour webinar on “How to Hack Your MBA and Get the Most Out of Your Degree”.  We’ll have an estimated 300 attendees from most of the major business schools in Europe and the US.  It’s hosted by Evisors, a career advice resource delivered by industry experts, [...continue reading]

Flashpoint Demo Day, September 13, at Union Square Ventures

HBS Alumni Angels of New York and ff Venture Capital are happy to be co-sponsors of Flashpoint's upcoming New York Demo Day, September 13, 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM, held at Union Square Ventures.  Flashpoint is a startup accelerator program at Georgia Tech. Some of their portfolio companies look very [...continue reading]