Point 25 matches the most promising women-led companies with amazing C-level Advisors for their Advisory Boards. The 'Point 25' name comes from the equity incentive of 0.25% that an advisor often receives when joining a startup's advisory board. It is based on the belief that - while money is a large part of what determines the success of early stage companies - having the right network of helpful and influential advisors can really propel the business forward.

The Point 25 Spring Series will be held on March 6, 8, 13, and 15 from 5:30-8:30pm. Each event will showcase 4 potential advisors. A member of the press will moderate an overview of their backgrounds and areas of interest. The advisors will then spend the next hour rotating around 4 tables (in 15 minute blocks) and speaking with a 3-4 pre-selected, women-led companies at each table. There will also be a reception afterwards where everyone can interact further. The events are invite-only and highly curated to maximize the qu...
Point 25 matches the most promising women-led companies with amazing C-level Advisors for their Advisory Boards. The 'Point 25' name comes from the equity incentive of 0.25% that an advisor often receives when joining a startup's advisory board. It is based on the belief that - while money is a large part of what determines the success of early stage companies - having the right network of helpful and influential advisors can really propel the business forward.

The Point 25 Spring Series will be held on March 6, 8, 13, and 15 from 5:30-8:30pm. Each event will showcase 4 potential advisors. A member of the press will moderate an overview of their backgrounds and areas of interest. The advisors will then spend the next hour rotating around 4 tables (in 15 minute blocks) and speaking with a 3-4 pre-selected, women-led companies at each table. There will also be a reception afterwards where everyone can interact further. The events are invite-only and highly curated to maximize the quality of interaction and high-potential introductions.

March 6:
DEBBIE BARTA - Innovation & Startup Engagement - MasterCard
SYLVIA ACEVEDO - CEO - Girl Scouts of the USA
LINDSAY AVAGLIANO - NY State Innovation Venture Capital Fund
HEATHER CABOT - Co-Author - Geek Girl Rising
MODERATOR - CHRISTINA VULETA - FORBES

March 8:
KELLY KEENAN TRUMPBOUR - Founder - See Jane Invest
DIANE HENRY - Technology Angel Investor - Rogue Capital
COURTNEY ROBINSON - Partner - Advance Venture Partners
HELEN ALTSHULER - Tech Manager, Cloud Engineering - Google
MODERATOR - YIN LIN - CO-FOUNDER, SHEWORX

March 13:
KRISTY WALLACE - CEO - Ellevate Network, Pipeline Angels
RAMPHIS CASTRO - Co-Founder - ScienceVest
NISA AMOILS - Venture Capitalist - Scout Ventures
MARIA GOTSCH - President & CEO - Partnership Fund for NYC
MODERATOR - LOUISE CONNELLY - CNBC

March 15:
XUEZHAO LAN - Founding Partner - Basis Set Ventures
ALICE VILMA - Morgan Stanley Multicultural Innovation Lab
MARCIA DAWOOD - Board Member - Angel Capital Association
BROOKE EATON - Digital Marketing, Travel & Lifestyle - AMEX
MODERATOR - LINDA LACINA - ENTREPRENEUR

Entrepreneurs may apply to multiple events; however, only one event invite will be extended per entrepreneur. Although the main deadline was 2/4, we are partnering with F6S and have opened a separate application period for any entrepreneurs who apply through the platform from 2/5-2/18. Please make sure to apply by February 18th here!
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Alicia Syrett
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Alicia Syrett Founder/CEO of Pantegrion Capital & Point 25 Initiative, CNBC PowerPitch, Inc Contributor, Instructor at Columbia, Board of NY Tech Alliance
Mohand Nour
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Mohand Nour Co-Founder @ F6S