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The first day of our Spring Quarter class: The CEO and Board Leadership

April 9, 2019

This Insiders View of Corporate Governance taught to Second Year MBA’s at the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington. Our first distinguished guest speaker…

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Neal Goes Dutch – Part 2

March 13, 2019

Innovation for Humanity In my last blog post, I spoke about some of the challenges facing entrepreneurs and the investment gap in the Netherlands, as well as…

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Neal Goes Dutch – Part 1

March 8, 2019

Does the best innovation in the world come from Silicon Valley? For sure, many good things happen here.  But if you saw my last blog on diversity,…

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The New Year Trilogy 3: Mentoring in 2019

February 24, 2019

In 2018, my investment strategy was geared mostly towards angel and seed investments, as my true passion is mentoring entrepreneurs. And to extend on that, I became…

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Silicon Valley Legend Neal Dempsey Sees Too Little Investor Money at Startups in Groningen

February 20, 2019

Dempsey talked in Groningen with professors, entrepreneurs, administrators and Prince Constantijn. The renowned investor from Silicon Valley determined that there are many opportunities in the North. ,,…

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Silicon Valley investor Neal Dempsey praises Groningen’s startup scene

February 20, 2019

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Neal Dempsey: tips from a Silicon Valley investor

February 19, 2019

Silicon Valley VC investor Neal Dempsey visited Groningen this week, to check out the scene and meet with promising startups and scale-ups. Dempsey is a General Partner…

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US super-investor Neal Dempsey discovers Groningen: ‘Fantastic city’

February 19, 2019

Durable investor Neal Dempsey accounts for hundreds of millions of investments and is involved in 11 investment funds. The American wanted to see how the start-up scene…

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The New Year Trilogy 2: Welcome to 2019. Here’s My Take.

February 4, 2019

I expect 2019 will be a big year for IPOs. Unicorns are coming to market and ready to go public. If Lyft and Uber are successful offerings,…

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The New Year Trilogy 1: 2018 Made an Impact and Here are 3 things that Stood Out

February 1, 2019

Welcome to 2019. However, let’s pause a moment to reflect on the previous year. 2018 was a pivotal year for the tech industry and surprisingly for me…

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