01 Mar March 1, 2106 – Art of Fundraising Alejandro Cremades & LinkedIn Guru Tajuana Ross
In 2010, Alejandro Cremades founded with Tanya Prive, Onevest (formerly RockThePost) where they operate products that support founders, investors and advisors in early stage companies. In less than a year, the company was already mentioned by Time as one of the best platforms, by Forbes as one of the top 10 digital tools for entrepreneurs and by Business Insider as one of the hottest startups to watch. Prior to Onevest, Alejandro worked as a lawyer at King & Spalding where he was involved in one of the biggest investment arbitration cases in history (Chevron v. Ecuador with $113 billion at stake). Alejandro is an active speaker and has given guest lectures at the Wharton School of Business and at NYU Stern School of Business. He was ranked number one on Vanity Fair’s 30 Under 30 for 2014, in the Top 30 under 30 list of Entrepreneur Magazine (Spanish version), as well as GQ’s Top 33 Under 33. Alejandro is the author of The Art of Startup Fundraising which takes a fresh look at raising money for startups.
Tajuana Ross – ‘The LinkedIn Professor‘ and #1 Best Selling Author of Class Is Now In Session: Your 21 LinkedIn Questions Answered
Tajuana Ross is the CEO of Get Over Yourself Career and LifeCoaching, Inc and she works to empower clients to put an end to their self-sabotage, their self-inflicted wounds and their negative self-talk. As a result, you’ll be able to make more strategic career and life choices in your quest to achieve your goals, both professional and personal. She spent 18 years in the telecom industry, where she held positions in sales, management and training. Those experiences afforded her the opportunity to do a substantial amount of coaching and mentoring along the way. As a Certified Professional Life Coach, Tajuana now gets to spend her time helping to reverse the course for clients on the path to success.