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Tech Scenes Venice Beach with Minnie Ingersoll

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Welcome to another episode of Tech Scenes, where we're bringing you insights from Venice Beach, California. Today, we have the pleasure of going for a ride with Minnie Ingersoll, Partner at TenOneTen Ventures, a prominent early-stage venture capital firm deeply embedded in the tech ecosystem of Los Angeles.

Minnie's journey is a testament to the entrepreneurial spirit that drives innovation in the tech world. Having founded Shift, a pioneering auto e-commerce platform, and now serving as a Partner at TenOneTen Ventures, she brings a wealth of firsthand experience to her role. As host of the LA Venture Podcast, Minnie is passionate about sharing her knowledge and fostering connections within the startup community.

At TenOneTen Ventures, Minnie and her team are dedicated to supporting visionary founders who are using data and technology to disrupt traditional industries and create new opportunities. Their focus on early-stage investments enables them to play a crucial role in nurturing promising startups from inception to success.

In this episode, we'll dive into Minnie's approach to startup investing and explore the key factors she looks for when evaluating potential opportunities. From the importance of building strong teams to the role of continuous learning and adaptation, Minnie will share her insights on what it takes to thrive in today's competitive tech landscape.

But it's not just about financial returns for Minnie and the team at TenOneTen Ventures. They're deeply committed to backing people (founders) who are not only building profitable businesses but also making a positive impact on society. Whether it's through sustainable practices, initiatives to promote diversity and inclusion, or groundbreaking innovations that address pressing global challenges, they're passionate about supporting ventures that drive meaningful change.

So join us as we delve into the dynamic world of tech entrepreneurship with Minnie Ingersoll, uncovering the opportunities, challenges, and innovations that define the LA tech scene and beyond.

And don't forget to tune in to the LA Venture Podcast for more in-depth conversations with Minnie and other industry leaders, as well as to discover the groundbreaking startups in TenOneTen Ventures' portfolio that are reshaping the future of technology and society.

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