July 24th, 2020
Behind every great mentor in the entrepreneurial world is someone who mentored them. In this episode, Brad Feld talks about how his mentor, Len Fassler, impacted his life in ways large and small.
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In this episode, Brad Feld is joined by Techstars’ Chief Revenue Officer Frank Alfano and past Chief Innovation Officer Jenny Lawton to talk with their mentor – Len Fassler. They each share their unique experiences meeting Len some thirty years ago, the ups and downs of working together and the tremendous impact he’s had on their lives.
Listen to hear how Len got his start in the entrepreneurial world, how he evaluates whether or not to buy a company, and the valuable lessons Brad, Frank and Jenny learned from him.
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