Boston Global Startup Hub Webinar
Are you a Startup looking to grow your business overseas? Take note of our series of webinars focused on the US market! On December 16th, at 6:00 pm CET (12:00 EST) join swissnex Boston for a webinar on the Boston Global Startup Hub, featuring C.A Webb, Executive Director of the New England Venture Capital Association.
C.A Webb, Executive Director of the New England Venture Capital Association, will explain the unique particularities of the Boston Startup ecosystem and its opportunities, with a focus on:
- Talent pool
- Innovation cluster
- Local initiatives and programs for startups, and
- VC & Angels networks
To attend the webinar, please register here. Once registered, you will received an email with the URL link to our channel for streaming the webinar 24 hours in advance of the session.
CynthiaAnn Webb, New England Venture Capital Association
CynthiaAnn (“C.A.”) Webb is Executive Director of the New England Venture Capital Association. She is a passionate supporter of the startup community, working to make New England the best place in the world to start and grow new companies. An Atlanta native, C.A. began her career as a brand manager for Fast Company, working closely with magazine co-founders Bill Taylor and Alan Webber prior to Bertelsmann’s $350 million acquisition. She built entrepreneurial development programs at Boston Collegiate Charter School and Trinity Boston Foundation, then played a strategic marketing role for Whole Foods Market private label group, and ran marketing at Preserve, a leading maker of design driven, sustainable household products. She later served as Director of Marketing at Care.com (NASDAQ: CRCM) during that company’s startup phase.
C.A. serves on the board of the Kendall Square Association and is a member of the development committee at the Community Charter School of Cambridge. She is a founding member of Sprout Lenders investing in local farmers and food entrepreneurs, and speaks frequently on venture-related topics including innovation, entrepreneurship, and the shifting role of women in technology and venture capital. She earned her undergraduate degree at Wellesley College, and her MBA at the Simmons School of Management, and now lives in Cambridge with her husband, Michael, and daughter Georgia.
Event Sponsored by:
The CTI Market Entry Camp US is an acceleration program for Swiss start-up companies looking to enter the US market or to validate their business ideas in the fast-growing tech ecosystem of New York. The visiting entrepreneurs can benefit from tailored advice and connections from the swissnex team and local mentors while using our office space as their launchpad for their first steps in the US. More about the Camp