Los Angeles | February 25, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
A long-time UCLA Ventures member volunteered to host a Dinner for 12 Strangers for current and prospective UCLA Ventures members to celebrate this tradition and network with like-minded individuals UCLA alumni entrepreneurs and VCs.
Matt Kropp is CEO of FR8 Revolution, Inc. a company that builds data-driven, cloud-based tools aimed at reducing inefficiencies in the $700B US trucking market. Matt spent the first 10 years of his career building digital businesses in Internet 1.0.
He sold his first company to USWeb/CKS and rode the full cycle of the first internet boom and bust. He then co-founded TransplantConnect which is now the dominant EMR platform for organ donation, managing data for 70% of all organs donated in the US.
Bay Area | Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
UCLA Ventures hosted its signature members-only dinner at La Honda Winery in Redwood City, CA. UCLA alumni entrepreneurs, investors and industry leaders joined us for a memorable evening of food and wine, networking, recognition awards and a few outstanding members sharing their journeys through entrepreneurship.
As an entrepreneur, advisor & investor Dan has a passion for how humans interact with technology products. He has built and managed diverse teams ranging from developers, designers and entrepreneurs to brand managers and creative agencies, all with a vision to leverage technology in a way that is natural to and enhances the human experience.