BEAUTY MATTER. Seed stage capital and fundings. For more content follow KellyKovack and BeautyMatter.
A conversation with Odile Roujol Fab Ventures and Lizzie Francis M13 Partner, moderated by Kelly Kovack.
Do you due diligence. It’s not only to find the right fit, but to build relationships in the long run.
Before connecting with any VC, you need to be aware of their focus, stage, check size. You can find information on crunchable, angel list, signal.
You can look also at their site, look at their portfolio, partners and principal and associates.
You need to keep a curated list. An investor is here in the long run. If they invest, you will meet them every month, and have them in your board in the years to come. It’s a long term partnership, 7 to 10 years, pretty much like a partner in life, you need to make sure you share the same vision and values. And have the same way to look at growing your business and company once you have shared your ambition. …
SUSTAINABLE. CONSCIOUS. INCLUSIVE.
A post curated by Odile Roujol and Frank Bitoun, with quotes of our amazing guest speakers.
WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF LUXURY? CONSCIOUS CONSUMPTION!
MIAMI. I joined the second FaB Fashion & BeautyTech Meeting hosted by Frank Bitoun, Founder of Gleammee, a fashion app helping customers to find their style and inclusive by DNA.
What does Miami evoke to me? To be honest — context: I was raised in Paris (and proud Parisian), have been a New-Yorker a few years ago, and about to move from San Francisco to LA — Miami was for me a place for jet-setters and over-consuming tourists. …
Nov 7 in Paris (at the @50Partners loft) took place the Fab Africa launch: 100 founders, experts, and influencers attended the meeting, welcome by Odile Roujol and Mialy Ravelo FaB coming from San Francisco, and Haweya Mohamed Afrobytes.
3rd FaB Meeting in London: An insightful conversation about sustainable fashion and disruptive beauty to foster change and share key practices for startups success.
It was exciting to learn from founders and investors at the 3rd London FaB meeting- fashion and Beautytech. London is a great hub for startups. It’s a leading city in creativity, fashion and beauty. Thinking back on the key learnings from the talks with a diversity of startup profiles: could London be a role model in building bridges, a guide to other ecosystems?
This following recap is curated by Eva Lagarde, Mialy Ravelojaona and Odile Roujol, hosts of the meeting, who are excited to hand over to London based founders for the next gatherings! …
FAB 7th Fashion and BeautyTech San Francisco meeting. Learnings from Founders and Venture Capitalists.
This 7th meeting that took place at Google Launchpad was a unique opportunity to understand more deeply the journey we are going through both as a founder or a funder. For a night we were seeing things from both sides, entrepreneurs and VCs, and we heard stories and advice when it comes to starting a new business, making the right impact, finding co-founders or raising capital. We decided to write this post as FaB chapter leaders and founders. Here are our learnings. …