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February 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for TAI’s Startup Roundtable on February 18th at 2 PM to hear from Scott Hoekman, Partner at Next Level Ventures, about what’s happening in the VC world, and about their new Curql Fund targeting the credit union industry.
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Scott has had several experiences as a CFO, investor, and strategic advisor. Most recently, Scott co-founded Next Level Ventures (NLV) which is a venture capital firm based in Des Moines, Iowa (NLV invests exclusively in Iowa businesses and has invested in 22 portfolio companies). NLV manages over $80 million across two funds. NLV also just launched a third fund that will focus on nationwide fintech opportunities. He previously worked with UICO (a venture-backed touch technology company), Maroon Analytics (an advisory firm), New Markets Pte. Ltd. (a family investment office), President Bill Clinton Foundation (a non-profit), Long Point Capital (a private equity firm), and Bear Stearns (an investment bank). He is a member of Plains Angels and was a member of Hyde Park Angels in Chicago (both angel investment groups), and Scott has invested in several startup companies. Overall, in these various roles, Scott has worked on transactions that total more than $2 billion, and he has served on 10 boards of directors including two non-profit organizations. Scott holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA from Colgate University.