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Mr. Richard Friedman

Mr. Friedman is CEO and cofounder of Mindshare Ventures. He is the consummate entrepreneur. Rick founded and recently successfully sold SIGS Publications, one of the world's largest privately-held publishing/conference companies in the area of advanced software technology (with offices in five countries). Previously, he owned a professional sports team and has created and presented over 80 theatrical productions - including Dance Fever. An alumnus of Baruch College, Mr. Friedman received his BBA in Marketing in 1976 and his MBA in Finance in 1980. He is an active angel investor in emerging Internet start-ups, is a Board Member of Emergent Ventures (NYC) and FortuneLab (LA) and is a member of YPO (Young Presidents Organization).
Scholarships associated with Mr. Richard Friedman
  • Richard P. Friedman Fellowship in Entrepreneurship