Vitaly M. Golomb is a Silicon Valley-based technology entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience on all sides of the table as a venture-backed CEO, venture capitalist, and investment banker. Vitaly has founded several companies and, throughout his career, was involved in dozens of financings, joint ventures, and M&A transactions across North America, Europe, and Asia.
Education & Certifications
Accelerated Startup takes entrepreneurs through the startup minefield from fostering revolutionary ideas to building the right team and launching the product to raising angel and venture capital to finding the first 10,000 customers and ultimately taking the company to a successful exit. It is filled with practical lessons learned from years of hands-on experience, until now, available only in top startup accelerator programs.
Inside this comprehensive step-by-step guide:
Available in: Hard cover, Soft cover, eBook, and Audio Book
From the startup stage to IPO, I add value to every engagement with a unique perspective based on years of company-building/operating, investment banking/deal-making, and technology investment experience.
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Vitaly M. Golomb is one of the most dynamic and in-demand speakers and trainers in the world of startups, venture capital, and corporate innovation. He has been on stage as large as 20,000 at over 100 events in over 30 countries.
Mr. Golomb’s highly relevant, hands-on experience both as a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist in Silicon Valley, gives him unique, nuanced insights few possess. His ability to break down complex concepts and inspire, educate, and delight audiences across industries and cultures, is second to none.
A serial entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley trenches since his teenage years, Mr. Golomb is currently the Cofounder & CEO of an AI-driven productivity company, Sofie Labs. He previously led the Mobility and Climate Tech practice at the award-winning investment bank Drake Star. He was also a Founding Partner at HP Tech Ventures, the corporate venture arm of Silicon Valley’s original startup, where he was recognized as a Global Corporate Venturing Rising Star.
He is the author of Accelerated Startup, universally praised by legendary VCs and entrepreneurs alike and used as a textbook by accelerator programs and business schools worldwide. He has contributed to TechCrunch and is a consistently top-ranked mentor by accelerator programs and business schools in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Mr. Golomb lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and travels globally to speak at conferences, private events, and universities on entrepreneurship, innovation, and venture capital.
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