Santa Clara University

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Office Hours for Entrepreneurs

On a quarterly basis, the CIE brings in Silicon Valley experts to meet with our students and alumni in 20-minute, one-on-one sessions.  Students also meet with the CIE Executive Director Dan Aguiar on an ad-hoc basis year round for startup review and assistance.  


Fall Quarter


CIE Presents:  Office Hours For Entrepreneurs with Paul La Londe, Associate, SV Angel

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
1-4 pm
Lucas 108-Appointments Required

Bronco Paul La Londe of SV Angel will on campus for our Fall CIE Office Hours for Entrepreneurs:  Paul will take appointments to review your business plan or presentation, critique your pitch and answer your questions in 25-minute one-on-one sessions in the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship on Wednesday, October 21--appointments are required.

To schedule your appointment, please use this Google form to send your 3 available meeting time preferences and a brief background (1-2 sentences or one paragraph) piece on what you'd like to discuss/about your venture to Linda Jenkins at before Tuesday, October 13.  Appointments will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.  CIE Office Hours for Entrepreneurs is a quarterly event designed to help keep your ideas and your venture moving forward, we hope you enjoy them!

Meeting Times (submit 3 in order of preference including the information requested above):
1:00-1:25 pm
1:30-1:55 pm
2:00-2:25 pm
2:30-2:55 pm
3:00-3:25 pm
3:30-3:55 pm

About Paul La Londe & SV Angel Paul La Londe is an Associate at SV Angel. Paul joined SV Angel in 2014 from Goldman Sachs' Private Wealth Management group.  At Goldman Sachs, he worked closely with high net worth individuals across the venture capital and technology markets.  Prior to Goldman Sachs, Paul worked for Seven Hills Partners, a middle-market investment bank.  During his time at Seven Hills, he advised technology companies on a broad range of strategic alternatives including mergers, acquisitions and private placements.  Paul received a BS in Finance from SCU, and is an active volunteer with the CIE. 
SV Angel is a San Francisco-based angel firm that helps startups with business development, financing, M&A and other strategic advice. 


2015-16 Schedule

Fall Quarter
October 21,  2014, 1-4 pm
Paul La Londe, SV Angel
Additional Sessions during Global Entrepreneurship Week in November

Winter Quarter
February 24, 2016,  1-4 pm

Spring Quarter
April 21, 2015, 1-4pm

 CIE Executive Director Dan Aguiar also meets on an ad-hoc basis year round with current students and alumni.Go

2014-15 Schedule Recap

Fall Quarter
October 21,  2014, 1-4 pm
Ellie Ahi, myBiograph, Keiretsu Forum
Additional Sessions during Global Entrepreneurship Week in November:
Mike Kyriacou Strattica Group
Chris Norris Alta Devices

Winter Quarter
February 25, 2015,  1-4 pm
Andrea Zurek, Pietro Dova, XG Ventures

Spring Quarter
April 22, 2015, 1-4pm
Abram Dawson, SV Angel

 CIE Executive Director Dan Aguiar also meets on an ad-hoc basis year round with current students and alumni.Go

With Our Thanks...

Special thanks to our Office Hours for Entrepreneurs volunteers for taking time out of their busy schedules to meet with SCU students and alumni.  

Ellie Ahi
Carol Christopher
Doug Tsui
Andy Bartley
Jim Thompson
Ed Wilson
Steve Troy
Gloria Wahl
Andrea Zurek
Pietro Dova

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