TiE Atlanta: Co-Founder Best Practices
Date: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
TiE Atlanta: Co-Founder Best Practices with Jennifer Bonnett, Kishore Masand, Samir Patel.
Cost: Members Free, others $35.
Time: 5:30pm – 8pm.
Venue: Sheraton Atlanta Perimeter North, 800 Hammond Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30328.
Contact: 678-451-0557, firstname.lastname@example.org
Choosing who you surround yourself with as an entrepreneur is critical, but choosing who you will found your business with is paramount.
Our speakers will share their knowledge on how to handle the ups and downs of your most important business relationship.
Topics to be Discussed:
Who's technically the Founder?
The misuse and abuse of the title Co-Founder
How do you split equity?
What to do when your Co-Founder exits?
What happens when your Co-Founder wants to split the company?
How do you find out if the technical Co-Founder has the right skill set?
What protections do you put into the contract?
How do you manage conflicts?
Jennifer Bonnett - Assistant Director, Education & Community Outreach at ATDC
Kishore Masand - Senior Director of Information Technology at Heartland
Samir Patel - Co-founder at Clearside Biomedical