Founder & Funder Experience

Welcome to the Founder & Funder Experience. Brought to you by Valence Advisory & Matter Made. This podcast brings to light the different journeys select founders and funders took to get where they are today. We hope their lives and their learnings continue to inspire both present and future innovators!


Playing a Positive Part for The 'Whole': Pejman Nozad of Pear VC
Show Details21min 41s
‘Being’ In The Business of Building: Tracy Lawrence
Show Details23min 35s
All Eyes Ahead: Monique Woodard of Cake Ventures
Show Details23min 30s
The Science of Being ‘Cool’ (or Hot): Sam Shames of Embr Labs
Show Details21min 55s
Building The Future Through Venture: Nina Achadjian of Index Ventures
Show Details21min 38s
The Shoulders of FinTech Giants: Sandeep Kumar Sood of
Show Details23min 17s
The Business of Powerfully Caring.
Show Details19min 38s
The Timeless Principles of Human-Centric Design: Jean Anne Booth of UnaliWear
Show Details37min 22s
Moments-of-Inception: Going Where Investors Aren't...
Show Details24min 36s
Democratizing Startup Fundraising & Investing: Kendrick Nguyen of Republic
Show Details23min 52s
Enabling High-Octane Founders From Day 0 and Beyond: Manan Mehta of Unshackled Ventures
Show Details20min 28s
Anatomical Insights On Early-Stage Venture Investing: Greg Sands of Costanoa Ventures
Show Details21min 30s
Placing Founders at the Center of Your Efforts: Miles Lasater of Purpose-Built Ventures
Show Details18min 12s
Navigating the Waters of FinTech: Logan Allin of Fin Venture Capital
Show Details24min 31s
The Founder's Journey of Personal Growth & Development: Rahim Fazal of SV Academy
Show Details19min 21s
Building a Contemporary, Incentives-Aligned Marketing Company: Elias Rubel of Matter Made
Show Details22min 6s
Founder Lessons on Identifying, Securing, and Scaling Excellence: Adam Lawrence
Show Details20min 42s
The Core Values & Traits of Successful Founders: Ullas Naik of Streamlined Ventures
Show Details23min 37s
The First User-Controlled Talent Network: Adam Jackson of BrainTrust
Show Details21min
Building a High-Performing Distributed Team by Choice (Not Necessity): Robert Fenton of Qualio
Show Details22min 53s