For the last week of our Republic.co equity crowdfunding campaign, we sat down with Expert DOJO Founder Brian Mac Mahon. Expert DOJO is one of the most prolific investors of companies in the USA; we joined Brian to talk about the raise and our plans for the coming year.

For more about the axle ai team, check out this great profile on our CEO, Sam Bogoch

LAUNCH Accelerator

Jason Calacanis
Jason Calacanis

Founder and CEO – Jason Calacanis is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor with decades of experience in tech. As an angel investor, he has invested in several companies with over $1 billion valuation, including Uber and Wealthfront. A prolific writer, he wrote the investment book “Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups”, which was published in 2017 by HarperCollins.

Stadia Ventures

Joe Pimmel

Managing Partner – Launched in 2015, Stadia Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm that focuses on sports and esports companies. In addition, Stadia runs the Stadia Accelerator program, where up to 10 companies per year are selected to complete a rigorous 14-week program focused on strategy and business development. With 12 completed cohorts and over 50 portfolio companies, Stadia has grown from humble beginnings in St. Louis to become the leading global innovation hub for sports-related entrepreneurs and industry partners.

Quake Capital

Glenn Argenbright

Founding Partner – Glenn has over 20 years’ experience operating and running a variety of private, pre-IPO, and public technology companies. He has founded over a dozen startup ventures, resulting in three public offerings, 9 exits, and billions in shareholder returns. His background includes expertise and projects in software, firmware, middleware, hardware, enterprise, SAAS, consumer goods, and Web and mobile applications.

Amy Coveny

Managing Partner, NY – Amy has extensive experience building revenue, products, and market strategies for startup companies. Since the beginning of her career at the then newly-launched Fox News Channel, she has contributed to six acquisitions, three IPOs, and two early-stage fundraising cycles.

Feldman Advisors

David Feldman
David Feldman

Founder – David has nearly two decades of broad technical, operating, business development and consulting experience. Prior to founding Feldman Advisors, David had a successful tenure as a turnaround executive at a venture-backed health care software company, Patientkeeper, as well as a cofounder role at Specular and an engineering management role at Apple.

Expert Dojo

Brian Mac Mahon
Brian Mac Mahon

Founder – Brian Mac Mahon is the founder of Expert Dojo, the largest startup high-performance center for entrepreneurs in Southern California. Expert Dojo’s accelerator program has already enabled dozens of successful product launches, fundraises and acquisitions.