There are a lot of takeaways from this conversation with James Sowers. While timing plays a factor, startups have to be saving time, money, and figuring out that “painkiller” in order for their product to resonate with many people. Gain insights from the discussion on liquidity preferences, dual class structure, private vs. public company, crowd note, and how an investor can balance out his portfolio.
James was named a top 50 Angel Investor #22 by Forbes. In 2018. James was an early Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Stellar , Ripple and Initial Coin Offering adapter. During 2016-2107 he participated in 9 ICO unicorns . James is a sought after keynote speaker , startup coach and mentor.
As an entrepreneur, Investor and technology thought leader James frequently speaks about exponential technologies and startup investing at elite conferences most recently Opals Direct investment virtual forum . He has been featured online by the Huffington post , Forbes, Entrepreneur, fuel for startups, Thrive global and Equites Magazine. He was a mentor at Stanford for CS359B decentralized applications for the blockchain inaugural class.