President David Shen Ventures, LLC
David Shen is the Director at Launch Capital, President of David Shen Ventures, LLC. He advises and invests in early stage internet startups, helping them in the areas of user experience, product development and strategy, and online advertising.
Prior to David Shen Ventures, LLC, David was the Vice President of the User Experience and Design Team at Yahoo! for almost 8 years and has been involved in almost every product and service Yahoo! has built in the U.S. and internationally. After running the User Experience group at Yahoo!, David became the VP of International Products, managing and fostering best practices in online product design worldwide.
David also worked as a product designer at a industrial and product design consultancy called frogdesign, where he worked on ergonomic keyboards, PCs, and toasters, and for Apple Computer, designing and shipping their first ergonomic keyboard (Apple Adjustable Keyboard), their first digital camera (Quicktake 100), and their first 17-inch multimedia monitors (AppleVision 1710AV).
Topic: Global Startup Funding. How to raise money for an international startup in Silicon Valley
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How an international startup raise money from VCs in Silicon Valley.
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