Forging Innovation & Entrepreneurship in the Midwest

Do you have a technology business idea, product prototype or project that you’re working on currently? Do you have a full-blown startup business? Or do you just like to make things and want to know what it’s like to work at a startup? Share your innovations, ideas and questions with the largest VC fund in the Midwest.

Drive Capital will be hosting "Office Hours" from 4-7 PM at The Anvil on Wednesday, November 12th. We'll have food, drinks and will be joined by Drive Capital co-founder, Chris Olsen, for a fireside* chat at 7 PM.

*Fire not included.

You can register for a 15-minute time slot here.  

About Chris Olsen

A native of Cincinnati, Chris built his career investing in emerging technology and healthcare companies. He currently sits on the boards of Channel IQ, NoWait, Comply365, and CrossChx. Prior to co-founding Drive Capital Chris was a partner at Sequoia Capital and before that an investor with Technology Crossover Ventures.

Chris briefly dropped out of Yale to compete on the professional squash circuit, where he quickly learned he was better suited to work with entrepreneurs.

About Drive Capital

Drive Capital is a VC fund investing in that "small" patch of land between San Francisco and New York called the Midwest. We partner with passionate founders who want to build massive, sustainable businesses.

About The Anvil

The Anvil is a next generation work, collaboration and inspiration space. Located in the heart of campus, The Anvil provides a the place, events and community to help you build and develop your idea. Learn more at

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