“The problem we were looking to solve is creating that connective tissue between our entrepreneurs and the mentor adviser community. And what I was looking for more than anything else was the application of technology to the problem in a way that would add value without adding too much labor to my already highly stretched thin staff resources.
If you’re running a co-working space, an accelerator, and three investment funds, you don’t have a lot of spare time to run a technology platform that’s focused on connecting mentors with startups.
It’s really been an effective platform for our members. It provides the connections, the business development opportunities, and the conversations that we’re trying to stimulate in the entrepreneurship ecosystem. “