Aug. 4, 2021

#206 with Brianne Kimmel - How Venture Capitalists Make Money

#206 with Brianne Kimmel - How Venture Capitalists Make Money

In this episode Sam (@theSamParr) and Shaan (@ShaanVP) are joined by solo capitalist Brianne Kimmel (@briannekimmel). They talk about how Bri got started in investing, the pros and cons of her busy schedule, and discuss some of the unicorns she's invested in. They also discuss a cool use of deepfakes, how VCs make money, and whether or not college is worth the price of admission.


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Show notes:

* (1:00) Intro

* (2:25) The Shake Up - a new podcast on the HubSpot Podcast Network

* (6:52) GPT-3 and Anthony Bourdain

* (11:40) A cool use of deepfakes

* (13:31) Meet Brianne Kimmel

* (16:14) Bri's crazy schedule

* (21:39) How VCs make money

* (37:33) Hot spaces Bri sees

* (40:54) Is higher education worth it?

* (50:31) Winners Bri sees in her portfolio