Our Mission

Founders Space brings together founders, angels, VCs and advisors to help startups rock the world. Join our Accelerator + Incubator, be an Advisor, view our Events.

Founders Space: slideshow image 1
Founders Space: slideshow image 2
Founders Space: slideshow image 3
Founders Space: slideshow image 4
Founders Space: slideshow image 5

Rejection Blues (Startup Tips)

In this episode Captain Hoff talks about how to deal with rejection as a startup founder. The sting of rejection, the pain, the crushing weight that drags you down and won’t let you get up. How do you deal with it?

Thinking of doing an Outer Space Startup? Check out NewSpace’s Lightning Pitch Competition

Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley Presents Eric Schmidt & Jonathan Roseberg


ERIC SCHMIDT & JONATHAN ROSENBERG

Authors of How Google Works

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2014
Time: 6:15 p.m. Check-In; 7:00 p.m. Program
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center Theatre, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara
Price: General: $20 Members; $30 Non-Members
Premium: $60 Members; $70 Non-Members (includes copy of book and reserved seating)

To receive our Member rates, please enter the Discount Code FOUNDERS (case sensitive) at checkout.

For tickets call 1-800-847-7730 or register online at http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2014-10-02/eric-schmidt-and-jonathan-rosenberg-how-google-works

Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley Presents Peter Thiel

Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley Presents…

PETER THIEL

- Co-Founder of PayPal
- Author of Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: 6:30 p.m. Check-In; 7:00 p.m. Program; 8:00 Book Signing
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center Theatre, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara
Price: General: $15 Members; $25 Non-Members
Premium: $45 Members; $55 Non-Members (includes copy of book and reserved seating)

SF MusicTech Summit XVI

Get a 10% discount with the code “foundersspace” or you can use this link:

https://sfmt16.eventbrite.com/?discount=foundersspace

SF MusicTech Summit XVI
November 11th , 9:00 am – 5 pm + Parties!
Hotel Kabuki, San Francisco

The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem, along with the best and brightest developers, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, journalists, musicians, and organizations who work with them at the convergence of culture and commerce. We meet to do business and discuss, in a proactive, conducive to dealmaking environment. There will be panels, parties, presentations, elevator pitch and speed networking sessions, and tons of opportunities. For more information, please visit http://www.sfmusictech.com and use code”foundersspace” for 10% off your ticket.

Future of Money & Technology Summit

Get a 10% discount with the code “foundersspace” or you can use this link:

https://futureofmoney5.eventbrite.com/?discount=foundersspace

  • Future of Money & Technology Summit
  • Tuesday, December 2, 2014
  • 8:30am – 5:00 pm + parties!
  • Hotel Kabuki
  • San Francisco, CA
  • www.futureofmoney.com

Join us in celebrating the 5th Future of Money & Technology Summit on Tuesday, December 2, 2014! The Summit will bring together the best and brightest thinkers around money, including: visionaries, entrepreneurial business people, developers, press, investors, authors, solution providers, service providers, and organizations who work with them at the convergence of cash and commerce. We meet to discuss the evolving money ecosystem in a proactive, conducive to dealmaking environment.


     Get Involved...

Power Pitch to Investors Workshop

power-pitch

Learn How to Power Pitch to Investors!

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/power-pitch-to-investors-workshop-tickets-13122934049

You’ve got a hot startup and about 20 seconds to get and keep an investor’s attention.

You need to be on your game from the 1st step …. to investors, partners and customers.

Learn to pitch with fewer words and more punch – like an experienced executive.
Gain the confidence that comes from knowing you are on the target.
We x-ray your words to find the core business model, differentiator, traction, customers and revenue. Then -

S.F. TGIF Business and Social Networking

Network, socialize, and connect!

Build your business and social network – face to face!

Come out and enjoy a great evening of good food, liquid refreshments, and connecting. Come prepared with your best smile, a firm handshake, and a great personality.

You may meet your next business collaborator, client, employer, employee, friend, or tennis partner!

Getting away from a screen for a couple of hours will do you some good! : -)