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Village Capital, Associate Health, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 9119

Sat, October 11, 2014

This role will lead the strategic development and implementation of Village Capital: Health Wealth USA, which will support top healthcare entrepreneurs from across the US who are working to increase access to affordable healthcare to millions of low-income Americans. Village Capital’s three-month accelerator program will support 12 healthcare entrepreneurs from across the US. The role will be based in Houston, TX. 

Role Description 

Entrepreneur and Mentor Recruitment 
Identify early-stage healthcare startups across the United States. The Associate will contact and vet leads and encourage high-potential companies to apply. 
Manage the application and selection processes for entrepreneur recruitment. 
Take the lead in identifying and recruiting mentors to work with the Village Capital entrepreneurs throughout the program. 

Entrepreneur Support and Investor Engagement 
Identify, recruit, and engage investors throughout the United States and particularly in the greater Houston area. 
Help entrepreneurs prepare investor-facing materials and pitches. 
Plan an Investor Forum to showcase the Village Capital companies and recruit hundreds of participants to attend. 

Program Management 
Manage the dad-to-day activities and planning of the accelerator program. 
Coordinate with local organizations and key partners to execute core program sessions and associated special events. 
Communicate with program participants to assist, connect and inform – e.g. through regular communications and weekly "newsletters"
 BTT Gateway Job ID 9119 


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