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Fireside Chat with Bill Bryant

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Join us for an interactive workshop with Bill Bryant from DFJ and Josh Williams from Seattle Bank. They will discuss trends in startup financing, angel investing and venture capital, as well as answer any questions you may have.

Bill Bryant is a partner at DFJ. He has had early and instrumental involvement in more than 25 leading software, Internet, mobile, and digital media companies, as a founder, senior executive, investor, and board member. He was a founder at Visio (now part of Microsoft), Netbot (acquired by Excite) and Qpass (acquired by Amdocs), and was the first investor in Isilon Systems (now part of EMC) and an early investor in Swype (Nuance). Bill represents DFJ on the boards of Bright Computing, Chef, Reflect, and Remitly. In addition to his DFJ investments, he is an active angel investor with investments in Winshuttle, LiquidPlanner, Bonanza, and Socrate.

Josh Williams is Chief Banking Officer at Seattle Bank, a boutique bank focused on the needs of individuals, family offices, businesses, business owners, and community organizations in the Pacific Northwest.


May 17
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Alliance of Angels