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Today at 11 a.m. PST, Jordan Scoundrel and Natasha Mascarenhas are hosting an Extra Crunch Live chat with Kirsten Green, creator of Forerunner Ventures. This is our latest chat in our series of discussions with financiers like Mark Cuban, Aileen Lee and Ted Wang, Charles Hudson and Mitch and Freada Kapor. Green has purchased a number of high-profile D2C business like Glossier and Birchbox and had a number of big exits, like Dollar Shave Club selling to Unilever for$1 billion in 2016. We’ll speak about what attracted her to those business in the very first location and how that procedure might have changed because the COVID-19 pandemic began. Beyond that, we’ll cover recommendations she’s providing to portfolio start-ups, what is keeping her up at night, and of course, what is keeping her hopeful. Throughout the call, audience members are encouraged to ask questions. We’ll get to as lots of as we can, but you can just take part if you’re a Bonus Crunch member, so please subscribe here. Additional Crunch customers can find the Zoom Link listed below and are motivated to ask some questions survive on the call. There will likewise be a live YouTube broadcast of the conversation below for anyone who wants to let it play inthe background or watch without participating in the Q&A. Here’s the details you’ll need to join: Article curated by RJ Shara from Source. RJ Shara is a Bay Area Radio Host (Radio Jockey) who talks about the startup ecosystem – entrepreneurs, investments, policies and more on her show The Silicon Dreams. The show streams on Radio Zindagi 1170AM on Mondays from 3.30 PM to 4 PM.