Connecting Entrepreneurs with Global 1000 CXOs
The Sierra Connect Program is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to meet with select CXOs from the Sierra Ventures CXO Advisory Board as well as members of the Sierra Investment Team. Each quarter, we select 1-2 world-class entrepreneurs to participate in the program.
Key Dates for
Q3 2019 Program
We are looking for companies in the following sectors:
Next Generation Technologies in Security, Data, Cloud, IoT, and Blockchain
Applications and Business Processes Transformed by Machine Learning, AI, and Data
Companies Disrupting Verticals like Healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing, and Financial Services
A Few of Our Advisory Board CXOs
Who is Eligible?
Entrepreneurs will be accepted on a referral basis from participating early stage VC Funds. If you are a company interested in the program but do not have a referral, please request a referral. If you are interested in submitting portfolio companies to participate, please get in touch.
Application Period: Sierra Ventures will be accepting company applications each Quarter. See specific dates in the application window listed above. Every application will be reviewed and feedback will be provided.
Intro Interviews: Companies that fit the initial criteria will be contacted to set up an intro call.
The call will include questions about:
- Your technology differentiation
- Enterprise go to market strategy
- Target customer roles in the Enterprise
Meet the Sierra Ventures Team: Sierra Ventures will then select up to 3 companies to participate in the quarterly program. Each selected company will have the opportunity to come to the office to meet the Sierra Ventures Investment team. The team will then provide recommendations for which CXOs on the Sierra Ventures Advisory Board align best with your focus.
Facilitated CXO Introductions: Sierra Ventures will then make facilitated introductions to recommended CXOs on the Sierra Ventures CXO Advisory Board.