You’ve Raised A Funding Round, Now What?

Funding has the potential to be one of the most important announcements you’ll make. Join Chris Lucas of BLASTmedia and Hyde Park Venture Partners’ Taylor Harruff to learn how to develop a communication strategy that uses your funding news to legitimize your company and stake in the market, showcase company growth and encourage future investor involvement.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 | 1:00 PM EST

Chris Lucas, VP at BLASTmedia 

As a VP at BLASTmedia, Chris Lucas is tasked with helping build agency strategy, growing partnerships, and developing additional reporting and marketing functions. With more than 15 years of experience in SaaS and marketing, he has a passion for helping scale companies and the start-up ecosystem. Prior to joining BLASTmedia, Chris served as the chief business development officer at SignUpGenius and VP of marketing at Formstack where, as the second employee hired, he helped scale the company to nearly 70 employees and almost $10 million of ARR.

Taylor Harruff, Director of Marketing & Platform at Hyde Park Venture Partners

Taylor leads marketing and communications for Hyde Park Venture Partners and supports our portfolio with marketing and PR strategy out of our Indianapolis office. Prior to HPVP, Taylor ran communications for Elevate Ventures where she was responsible for brand building for the venture development organization, in addition to its vast range of early-stage portfolio companies.