Join us Thursday, March 7 for a VC Meetup with Crosslink, Kickstart, and more!

Join us on March 7, 2019, 5-7pm at Lobo Rainforest for a Venture Capital Meetup with Crosslink Capital from San Francisco (investors in Descartes Labs,, Pandora), California and Kickstart Seed Fund out of Salt Lake City, Utah (investors in AdWallet, Lucid, and Trilumina). The event will also feature representatives from Arrowhead Center, NMA Ventures, Sun Mountain Capital, Aspen Vista Capital, and ABQid Fund.

This event is an exciting opportunity for New Mexico entrepreneurs seeking venture capital to hear from and meet with top regional funds. After a panel and Q&A session, we’ll host a structured networking exercise in which attendees will have the chance to meet 1-on-1 for a brief period with the investors. ABQid Staff will facilitate these interactions to respect everyone’s time.

Heavy appetizers and beverages will be provided. This event is hosted by ABQid, powered by CNM Ingenuity.

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Wednesday Speaker Series, John Chavez, New Mexico Angels on July 29th

JC-NMED-PhotoThe 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.

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