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The Rise of Venture Capitalism and Its Effect on U.S. Innovation

Thursday, March 28, 2013  
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM

This documentary focuses on the vital role played by the early venture capitalists who took a chance on backing fledgling companies and providing seed money for creative entrepreneurs with visionary ideas. These individuals helped to finance major technology companies, including Apple, Intel, Atari and PowerPoint. Hear their stories, many told by the funders in their own words.

Presented by: (DVD - 85 minutes)
Location:
612 Smithfield Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Contact:
412-281-7141
business@carnegielibrary.org