On Episode 33 , Kevin McArdle, owner of SureSwift Capital, and Jac Stark, community manager for tech.mn, welcome Zack Steven, Founding Partner of Cloudburst SBC, Monkey Island Ventures, and Augurian, to talk about going from selling candy to a startup studio.
Zack shares his journey from being a young entrepreneur to helping other entrepreneurs in designing their businesses with a startup studio experience. We hear a refreshing tale of building businesses, making mistakes, trying again, and the lessons learned. Zack shares the personal side of challenges and discoveries made of being an idea person.
Every episode we ask our guest to name drop someone doing cool things in the tech community. Zack gives a shout out to Shawntera Hardy, Co-founder of Civic Eagle
Thank you to Arthur Ventures for sponsoring this episode of The tech.mn Podcast. Arthur Ventures invests in B2B software founders beyond Silicon Valley and takes a partner approach to venture capital. They support tech entrepreneurship in Minnesota. You can learn more about them at their website and hear about their latest raise here.