Mark Fernandes Speaking at Collision Conference

Sierra Ventures Managing Director¬†Mark Fernandes will be speaking alongside VC veterans at Collision’s Annual Conference, held virtually this year. Mark and other panelists will be discussing Why you should start a company in a recession. The conversation will cover the advantages an economic downturn and recession can have for entrepreneurs thinking about starting a business.

Tune in on Tuesday, June 23rd at 1pm EST / 10am PST to hear from Mark, Renata Quintini from Renegade Partners, Ravi Viswanathan from NewView Capital, and Kimberly Weisul from Inc. Magazine.

More on Collision and the panel here.

Allie joined Sierra Ventures in 2019 to lead Marketing efforts for the firm and partner with portfolio companies to drive awareness and provide insights on their marketing strategy. Allie has a background in business and marketing strategy, working with early-stage startups, agencies, venture firms, nonprofits, and political campaigns. Her experience includes forming and running a nonprofit, working as VP of Marketing at a Blockchain company, working in the Entertainment Industry, and managing Fortune 500 business accounts in the gaming and entertainment space. Allie holds a BA in Communication Studies from UCLA and is also a certified Yoga and Meditation teacher. Outside of work she enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, and reading.

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