Session 3: What happens after you close an institutional Series Seed or Series A financing round?
Topics covered in this session include:
Managing your Board of Directors and investor base
The importance of transparent communication
Fielding inbound interest from later-stage venture capital firms
About the Presenter:
Andrew has invested in early-stage technology companies for more than a decade. Alongside co-founder Richard Fraim, Andrew launched Atlanta, GA-based Knoll Ventures in 2018 to back Pre-Series A B2B founders in non-coastal markets. After closing the firm's inaugural fund in mid-2018, Andrew and Richard invested in 22 companies spread across the southeast and southwest. In 2023, Knoll Ventures closed its second fund to continue backing founders at the earliest stages of the growth process. Andrew has served on numerous company boards, working closely with founders to achieve meaningful growth milestones