Virtual Roundtable: Early Stage Venture Capital with Scott Birnbaum, Founding Partner at Red Sea Ventures

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YJP is excited to host Scott Birnbaum, Founding Partner at Red Sea Ventures - an NYC based fund that invests in startups building next generation experiences for consumers and workers.

This will be a moderated Zoom roundtable, featuring insights from Scott, and an opportunity for Q&A.

For questions about the event or membership please reach out to: brooke.steinman@yjpnewyork.com

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Speaker
Scott Birnbaum
Founding Partner at Red Sea Ventures

Scott is the founder of Red Sea Ventures. He combines 15 years of entrepreneurial experience including his time as co-founder of EPOK, an early cloud-based enterprise solution launched in 2001. He has experience as a corporate attorney at White & Case and digital media expertise developed at CBS Local where he focused on strategy and business development.

Scott is a member of the board of Seeds of Peace, a founding member of Young Leadership Committee (YLC) and served as chairman of the YLC board. Scott is the recipient of the Young Peace Maker Award for his outstanding leadership in and dedication to supporting the mission of Seeds of Peace and the YLC.

Scott grew up in Paris and attended Georgetown University and Fordham law school.

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Moderator
Eric Weiner
Partner at Lowenstein Sandler

Eric is a partner in Lowenstein Sandler’s Tech Group and the Co-Chair of Lowenstein Crypto. He provides strategic counsel to startup and emerging growth companies across all industries and stages, and to the angel, venture, and growth equity funds that invest in them.

Eric represents businesses spanning a wide variety of industries at every phase of their life cycle, from formation to exit and all the stages in between. For over 15 years, he has advised startup companies and venture capital funds on all kinds of transactions, from early stage financings through pre-IPO funding rounds; mergers and acquisitions; and a wide variety of related deals.

Over the last few years, Eric has developed a focus on the crypto market, its founders, and investors: he has advised clients on token rights related to these financings, including negotiations of, and guidance related to, token warrants, token rights agreements, and similar instruments.

Eric is a true partner to his clients and is their “go to” resource on the critical legal and strategic matters facing their businesses. He relishes the long term, trust-based friendships he has formed with them, and takes pride in partnering with his clients on all matters related to their business, from the most simple and small to the most complex and material.

Eric represents clients across the startup ecosystem, including in the emerging crypto space. Some of his notable representations include theSkimm, Brooklinen, Starface, LayerZero Labs, Therapymatch d/b/a Headway, Curie Bio, Slice, mParticle, Comet ML, Tribute Labs, Floor NFTs, 6th Man Ventures, Anchorage Capital and Hyde Park Venture Partners, to name a few.

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