Camden Tech Meetup is a month gathering, hosted by Waterfront Ventures. Connect with entrepreneurs and business leaders, enjoy a fireside chat with top startups and business executives on technology, trends in startups, and learn business development skills from the best in their industries!
Join the conversation with moderator Jie Kuang, Editor of Owner's Magazine, and Chad Stender, SeventySix Capital as they discuss Stender's career, funding success, importance of being nice, and the future of entrepreneurship.
Chad Stender is the Director of Operations for SeventySix Capital. Chad is known as an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, tireless networker and enjoys giving back.
He currently sits on the board of the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, Challah for Hunger and Tribe 12. Recently, Chad played an integral role in bringing a Microsoft Reactor to Philadelphia and helping to solidify the partnership with Rubicon Talent, a leading sports marketing agency. Prior to SeventySix Capital, Chad worked in the sports and entertainment industry for: Walt Disney Corporation, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers and Comcast- Spectacor.
SeventySix Capital invests in early-stage consumer facing technology companies. Some of SeventySix Capital’s successful investments include: SeamlessWeb (acquired by ARAMARK and now public as GRUB), Take Care Health Systems (acquired by Walgreens), Nutrisystem (NTRI, top performing stock in the U.S. for 5 consecutive years) and Omek Interactive (acquired by Intel). Some of the current investments in SeventySix Capital’s portfolio include: Adwerx, Dwolla, Indiegogo, Kwik, ReverbNation, StartUp Health, Thrive Commerce and Whistle Sports.
6:40 Fireside Chat
7:20 Community Discussion and Announcements