Tag - Ziad Moukheiber

What Are Investors Looking For?

The following post is from Antonette Ho, Group Operations Manager at Boston Harbor Angels.
Original post can be found here >>
As fundraising is an area that entrepreneurs often have questions about, the Summer Venture Program invited three investors to share their side of the story. We were privileged to have Natalie Bartlett of General Catalyst/Rough Draft Ventures; Ziad Moukheiber, CEO of Boston Harbor Angels; and Jason Frishman, Founder of NetCapital provide their insights. The three panelists represented “Investors of […]

“What Grinds My Gears” Investor Edition

There are many great resources about what you should do as a presenter pitching your startup to a group of investors. I decided to take the opposite approach, offering advice on what not to do as a presenter. We polled several prominent investors across the Boston area about “What Grinds Their Gears” as an investor hearing startup presentations. As a startup founder, please keep these tips in mind when presenting to investors and use their guidance to help perfect […]

Getting to Screening

The following post is from Antonette Ho, Group Operations Manager at Boston Harbor Angels.
At Boston Harbor Angels, we oftentimes get asked what is the best way to secure angel investment. For someone who has never raised money before, it can be a daunting task. Who do you approach? What do you ask for? How much time do you need to spend? In summary: where do you start?
As Ziad Moukheiber, CEO of Boston Harbor Angels, shared, the first thing you […]

Always a Way to Get to a Smile!

The following post is from Ziad Moukheiber, CEO of Boston Harbor Angels.
BUILD
A few months ago I started mentoring young students through BUILD, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to use entrepreneurship to ignite the potential of youth from under-resourced communities and propel them to high school, college and career success.  At first the task was daunting: getting a bunch of teenagers focused on a topic is a challenge, especially when most of them did not chose to be in […]

The Angel Investor Portfolio

The following post is from Antonette Ho, Group Operations Manager at Boston Harbor Angels.
Original post can be found here >>
Boston Harbor Angels
I recently had the privilege to attend an Angel Portfolio Workshop, hosted by the Boston Harbor Angels, one of the top angel groups in the country. Attendees were members of the Boston Harbor Angels who had diverse portfolios and a variety of experiences as angel investors. It was a lively discussion where participants shared best practices based on […]

Boston Harbor Angels Inc. Appoints New CEO

Boston Leading Angel Investor group Strengthens Resources
Ziad Moukheiber
Boston, MA Boston Harbor Angels Inc announced the appointment of Ziad H. Moukheiber as BHA’s Chief Executive Officer.
“Ziad will be a great asset to our angel group. He has experience in entrepreneurship with his previous company SilverSword LLC [Acquired by NSk Inc.] he has demonstrated a unique ability to identify and nurture early stage companies with the potential to scale. Ziad has extensive customer service experience that will ensure that our members […]