Hi I'm Michael Cayley, Founder of Cdling (pronounced "seedling"), a platform that builds trust between investors, startups and mentors. I'm also Founder of the Ontario Cross-border Technology Innovation Ecosystem (OCTIE) Study. I've been doing the startup grind my whole career across Canada, the US, in Europe and China over the years. I hope that helps add some value to this conversation!
Jim launched Maven Ventures to scale his successful angel investing. Prior to Maven he was an EIR at Charles Rivers Ventures. He was a founding employee at Friendster and Bebo, leading the laters strategy and eventual sale ot AOL for $850M.
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