Sierra Ventures Managing Partner Mark Fernandes joined Neelima Rustagi and Ankur Shah on the Zero to Exit Podcast to share his insights on entrepreneurship and Venture Capital.
In the episode, Mark shares what separates a good entrepreneur from a great one and how the high stakes venture business works. You’ll also learn why they call him the “Accidental VC”.
The Zero To Exit Podcast shares deep insights from industry leaders on how they successfully led multiple products and companies to critical success. You’ll learn from experts about how to build market-leading technology products and how to take a startup from nothing to a multi-billion dollar exit.
Check out the episode with Mark! Listen on:
- Apple Podcasts – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/accidental-vc-mark-fernandes-general-partner-sierra/id1535890939?i=1000505041204
- Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/episode/0MH5NwXrs5MeIeAIJwCp2i?si=AP4b3yb3SzyI-MQYYAU4mA
- Google Podcasts – https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5idXp6c3Byb3V0LmNvbS8xNDEwNzcyLnJzcw/episode/QnV6enNwcm91dC03MjQ5Mjkx?sa=X&ved=0CA0QkfYCahcKEwjwm9CIsNPuAhUAAAAAHQAAAAAQAQ
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.