Startup Catalyst® Podcast by Sultan Ventures
About This Show
Ever wonder how a startup actually got its start, how a founder beat the odds, or what “It” factors venture capitalists look for? The Startup Catalyst® brings you the real stories behind founders and investors as they trace their personal journeys through the ever-changing yet always exciting world of startups.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 26 - Luke Tucker, Venture Associate at Sultan Ventures
Oct 27 2016
Aloha podcast world, this is the Startup Catalyst Podcast, the show where we interview entrepreneurs and investors on the stories and catalysts of their startup successes and failures.
Today we’ll be flipping the script and guest host Tarik sultan will be interviewing Luke in our Season 1 Finale of The Startup Catalyst Podcast.
Luke has a decade of experience working with small businesses and startups with a career ranging from commercial banking, mobile app development, as well as marketing and operations.
We’ll hear all about his work ranging from his journey from HPU to Central Pacific Bank and how he made the leap from the corporate world to entrepreneurship where Luke and I first met. Since then, Luke has gone on to Found companies including Ritify, a Blue Startups portfolio company mentored by Henk Rogers of Tetris fame and Aloha Squared, a boutique fashion outlet creating made in Hawaii pocket squares.
We talk about his path in launching these ventures, his time here at Sultan Ventures as our Venture Associate and first company hire, his involvement in the launch of our award-winning accelerator program XLR8UH as both a Program Manager and Entrepreneur in Residence, his multiple efforts giving back to the community while still maintaining a work-life balance, and finally what may be breaking news to the community, how he is adding some new titles to his resume.
Check out the latest and greatest in Luke’s life in this Season’s Finale of the Startup Catalyst Podcast - including breaking news, as he is adding some new titles to his repertoire!
Episodes of This Show
Oct 20 2016
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Sep 28 2016