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Launch Pad: October 3, 2018

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Ted Wang (Partner, Cowboy Ventures) and Aly Orady (Founder & CEO, Tonal) on the Wednesday, October 3, 2018 edition of Launch Pad.

Air Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 on SiriusXM 132

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Ted Wang

Air Time: 6:00 pm
Featuring: Ted Wang

Aly Orady

Air Time: 7:00 pm
Featuring: Aly Orady

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Ted Wang

Partner, Cowboy Ventures

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Ted has spent his career helping start ups ranging from a founding team with an idea to the world’s largest technology companies. He has particular expertise in consumer facing products having worked with companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, Square, Sonos, Spotify and Jet. Ted also has deep experience with enterprise, having spent time with companies such as Zuora, Apprio, Blue Kai and Adap.tv. He is also involved with a new generation of category defying innovative companies such as AltSchool, Honor, Gusto, Satellogic, Samsara, Stripe and Wealthfront.

As a leading silicon valley lawyer, Ted created the Series Seed Documents – a set of open sourced financing documents posted on Github. From the boardroom of the best startup companies, he learned from the best and the brightest founders, investors and outside advisors. Enthusiastic and intellectually curious, Ted’s goal is to share these learnings with young companies to help them succeed.

Prior to Cowboy, Ted was a partner at the law firm of Fenwick & West where he was recognized as one of the country’s leading technology lawyers. Ted is a Duke Blue Devil, a wandering traveler, a devotee of live music, a low skill but high energy outdoorsman, and an overly emotionally committed local sports fan. He practices a philosophy of basking in the joy of life and trying to squeezing as much out of every moment as possible. He has two children, a patient and understanding wife, and a crazy dog named Charlie.
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Aly Orady

Founder & CEO, Tonal

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Aly Orady is the Founder & CEO of Tonal, the company behind the world’s first digital weight machine with a personal trainer built in. Inspired by his own journey, having lost 70 lbs and navigated his way from technologist to fitness enthusiast, Aly is drawing both his new-found knowledge and 20 years of deep technology expertise to help everyone be their strongest. Aly started his career at Hewlett-Packard’s Computer Systems Laboratory designing super-computers, followed by technical leadership roles at a series of startups, including Pano Logic (now Samsung) and Kealia, Inc. (now Sun/Oracle). Armed with an M.S.E.E. from Stanford, and a B.Eng. from McMaster University, and a broad set of roles, Aly’s expertise includes business, technology, and operations.

Twitter- @aorady | @tonal

 
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