33 minutes | May 3, 2021

Episode 11 - Geography, Platform and the Power of Manifestation with Allie Felix

👋 Hey! Thanks for checking out the GoingVC Podcast: Uncovering new paths into VC, diving deeper into alternative models, and addressing areas of weakness with Austin and JJ MacLean (@jjmaclean) from the GoingVC team. We're really excited to be bringing to you today our conversation with Allie Felix (@alliemfelix) of Embarc Collective and special guest host Rachel Masterson (@rachmast). As always, if you've got any questions, feedback, guest ideas, or just want to say hey, don't hesitate to shoot us a message at podcast@goingvc.com! Episode Chapters: Introduction — 0:00 Manifestation and Allie's Origin Story — 1:50 Density of Opportunity: Moving to New York Without A Job — 7:17 Impact of Geography? — 10:54 The Platform Role — 18:55 Expanding Access to Startup Investing — 23:52 Closing Thoughts — 29:48 Links: Decoding the VC Platform Role by Stephanie Manning at Lerer Hippeau Unapologetically Ambitious by Shellye Archambeau VC Platform Community Embarc Collective
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