Tech Founders & Builders Fireside Chat & Mixer - feat. Charlie O'Donnell (Founder of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, Business Insider’s 100 Most Influential People in NY Tech)


Feb 22, 2023 Wed


7 PM - 9 PM EST


Cool space in Manhattan


100 people


Hosted by:

  • Edwina Yeo

    Edwina Y.


Calling all founders, tech leaders, investors, and other allies in NYC! Make new friends with likeminds in the tech ecosystem, exchange ideas and knowledge, and learn from Charlie O'Donnell, Founder and General Partner of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, during an intimate fireside chat (see his bio below).

Fireside chat: We will cover topics such as what Charlie looks for when investing in companies, identifying great founders, trends he's seeing in the NYC tech ecosystem and beyond, lessons from making ~100 investments, and even content creation (fun fact: Charlie's blog "This is Going to Be BIG!" is one of the ten most widely read VC blogs in the country)! There'll be time for open Q&A as well.

More about Charlie: Charlie O’Donnell is Founder and General Partner of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures (BBV). It has invested in a wide variety of startups founded by a diverse pool of founders including Petal, Brigit, The Wing, Shortcut (formerly Clubhouse), Hungryroot, Canary, and Imagen, among others. Prior to founding BBV in 2012, Charlie helped to open First Round Capital’s first NYC office as a Principal. Before that, he was hired as the first analyst at Union Square Ventures. Charlie started his career at General Motors Asset Management’s Private Equity Group, where he analyzed late stage VC investments, buyouts and secondary fund investments.