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First Check, Fundraising, Product | 01.25.2021

The Full Ratchet: 266. Velocity as a Superpower, Why Contrarians Win, The Role of a Board Member, and Why Some Challenge When they Should Chill (Ed Sim) »

First Check, Fundraising | 11.07.2020

What Got You There: #219 Ed Sim- Courage, Conviction and Venture Capital with Boldstart Ventures Founder »

First Check, Fundraising | 02.13.2018

Venture Confidential (Heavybit): Ep. #14, Building Community with Boldstart’s Ed Sim »

First Check, Fundraising, Product | 12.17.2017

Angel S2 E2 hosted by Jason Calacanis| BoldStart Founder Ed Sim on 20 years, 50+ enterprise investments, how family history shaped his VC approach & more »