The ABQid Wednesday Speaker Series brings experts who are leaders in their fields of business, entrepreneurship and innovation to share their knowledge and skills to the entrepreneurial community. These events are free and open to the public though priority registration is given to the ABQid accelerator teams. Space is limited so register today!
Please join us to hear from John Chavez, President of New Mexico Angels. John has been President of New Mexico Angels since 2008 and has been an angel investor since 2003. Mr. Chavez is also the Managing Director of Phase One Ventures, a start-up fund out of Santa Fe, NM.
Outside of the Angels, John is the President of Tafoya and Brainerd Partners LLC, a nationwide business development consulting firm. Prior to his work in consulting, Mr. Chavez was appointed Cabinet Secretary of the Taxation and Revenue Department by by New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson. During his six year tenure as Tax Secretary he also served as the President of the Federation of Taxation Administrators for one year. John is a Member of the Board of Directors of the University of New Mexico Anderson School Foundation.
John is an expert in angel investment and a serial entrepreneur with extensive experience working with startups and choosing the right teams for investment. We hope you can join us on Wednesday, July 29th at 2:00pm.