The Meet.Capital startup podcast

The Meet.Capital startup podcast

Hosted by: Tzakhi Freedman

Insights for startup founders raising capital. Conversations with experts, investors and founders.

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Don't fundraise before you're ready - with Max Simonovsky

Tzakhi in a conversation with Max Simonovsky, the co-founder and CEO of Soapy, a pioneering company dedicated to infection prevention through innovative hand hygiene solutions. Max and Soapy had a rocky journey since...
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Build something you care about - with Jason Mackey

A conversation with Jason Mackey, general partner at Athenian VC. Athenian.VC is based in Boston, and invests in seed and pre-seed early startups innovating with AI, from the US, UK, and Israel. Jason shared his...
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Startups are not for perfectionists - with Mark Eagle

Mark Eagle started his first startup 30+ years ago, and since was a part of two big exits, served as a COO in a public company and a CTO in several others. He was involved in a dozen M&As, helped raise millions...
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Bootstrap then Raise - with Besnik Vrellaku

Tzakhi in a conversation with Besnik Vrellaku, serial entrepreneur and investor. Besnik is the founder and CEO of SalesFlow, a sales engagement platform for multi-channel sales automation, which he bootstrapped and...
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Finding your startup's brand identity - with Arie Elbelman

Arie Elbelman is an expert on brand identity. He is the owner of Leon Marketing and a professor at LCI Barcelona. In this episode, Arie tells Tzakhi how brand identity differs from branding, and how giving your...
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Be honest with yourself to succeed as a startup founder - with Yaakov Karda

Yaakov Karda is an entrepreneur and startup mentor founder whose journey started with a painful crash and turned into an inspiring success. Since he sold his last company he now helps startup founders build successful...
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Energy is a startup founder's most precious resource - with Rachel Hamlin

Rachel Hamlin is a coach for founders and executives. We had an open discussion about her approach to founders’ mental well-being, upholding a strong presence, meditation, and more. Rachel also gave us 5 tips for...
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Tell the story of the future to raise - with Christine Outram

Tzakhi in a conversation with Christine Outram, CEO of ed-tech startup Everydae. Christine is a serial entrepreneur, was part of multiple exits, raised millions of dollars for her startups, and now devotes her...
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5 Tips for Building a Startup (before raising capital) - with Mike Bank

Tzakhi Freedman in a conversation with Mike Bank, the co-founder of Underdog Accelerator for aspiring first-time entrepreneurs, and Founder15 which provides 15-minute expert sessions to startup founders.  Mike has...
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How to raise millions with equity crowdfunding - with Jason Fishman

Tzakhi Freedman in a conversation with Jason Fishman, CEO of DNA, an agency that helped startups raise more than a billion dollars via equity crowdfunding. Jason shared some stats, showing that startups can raise...
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Capital raising tips from a VC turned startup founder - with Bo Abrams

Tzakhi in a conversation with Bo Abrams, co-founder and CEO of kommu, a home-sharing platform connecting users with and through their personal and professional networks. Before founding kommu, Bo worked for several...
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How to be a Product Market Fit detective - with Adi Shmorak

Tzakhi Freedman hosting Adi Shmorack, founder of Adidacta. Adi is an expert on product market fit and an experienced founder and advisor. He shared his framework for reaching PMF via backward reasoning, with specific...
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