Ever wondered what the inside of a VC's mind looks like? Come to the TEN Mentorfest November 1, and sit with fundraising expert, John "Jock Holliman, III, and he'll expose you to what VC's look for in an idea. Is your plan solid?
Jock Holliman holds undergraduate and Masters business degrees from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, as well as a master’s degree in international management from the Thunderbird School of International Management in Phoenix, Arizona. Following a career in commercial banking with Bank of America and Chemical Bank, Holliman has managed institutional venture capital funds for over 28 years, including Arizona Growth Partners, Valley Ventures II, L.P., Valley Ventures III, L.P. and Valley Ventures III Annex, L.P. with aggregate committed capital of $94.8 million. Holliman has served on the boards of over 60 private and public companies, principally in the life sciences industry.. He was a founding investor and currently serves as Executive Chairman of Capstone Therapeutics (formerly OrthoLogic), a Phoenix-based public biotechnology company developing peptide therapeutics.