New Orleans startup accelerator. Mentorship-based. Hackers + hustlers.
2013 program runs after New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (March 16-22) through Launch Fest (May 2).
Founder Niko Niko • Founder at @voodoo-ventures, @Launch Pad & @Flatstack • Investor @Neighborland & @Federated Sample• Studied at @UVA, @USC
Co-Founder & CEO of @BarNotes, Partner at @launch-pad, & Partner at Ruby on Rails firm @Flatstack. Building things is what makes me happy.
Founder @Launch Pad, @Donaldson Development, Mgmt team at RES (Inc 500 company); Fellow for MBA at @Tulane University
Founder @Launch Pad
We build products and services for startups and invest in early stage companies.
Studied at @Ole Miss
General Partner at Bowery Capital
Current: Advising a boatload of startups on fundraising and acquisitions
Previously: Cofounder OneTrueFan, Gnip, MyBlogLog, IGN.
Creating Foundercraft. Angel investor 80+ deals, 16 exits. Failed at Betterworks. Drove into Iraq alone 2003 to start first co. US Marine & Intelligence dude.