A Conversation with Andrew Ackerman, Managing Director of Dreamit

Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN)

Join us on April 24th for a conversation with Andrew Ackerman, Managing Director of Dreamit.  The presentation will include: 
  • Why family offices (and angels in general) sometimes get stuck with crappy deals
  • What Dreamit looked for in pre-seed startups
  • How to select great start ups
  • Q&A
Andrew is a recovering consultant turned serial entrepreneur, startup mentor and angel investor.  At Dreamit, he is currently in charge of the Edtech accelerator program.  Andrew is also a contributing writer to Fortune, AlleyWatch, The 74 Million, et. al.  Andrew has founded two companies and has a keen appreciation for how hard it is to build a successful startup, even under the best of circumstances.  He speaks Hebrew fluently as well as some Spanish, French, Japanese and JavaScript.

Additional information about Andrew:
  LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewbackerman
  Blog: http://www.AsAngelsSeeIt.com  
  Twitter @AndrewAckerman

Monday, April 24, 2017
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Midtown Location (Note: Address will be sent via email to all registered guests 24-48 hours prior to the event to the "Primary Email" address listed in your profile. Please review your profile to confirm that the email address listed is correct.)

WCNY Supporting/Silver Members - $20.00 (WCNY supporting membership costs $95/yr at Join/Renew Membership)
Gold & Benefactor Members - $0
Other Wharton Alumni/Guests - $40.00

Click here to register.  Please register early as events can and do sell out quickly.
Due to building security requirements, you must pre-register for this event. Walk-ins cannot be accepted.
Registration is subject to availability and will close on Sunday, April 23rd - No Exceptions!