Digital: Fundraising 101: Insights from a First Time Founder with Marie Kloor of Hydra Studios

Event Title: Six Degrees Society Digital Presents: Fundraising 101: Insights from a First Time Founder with Marie Kloor of Hydra Studios

What’s Happening? Raising your first round of capital from outside investors can seem daunting. There’s a lot of information (and misinformation) out there. Join Marie Kloor, CEO and Founder of Hydra Studios, as she shares insights gained from her fundraising journey of 2 financing rounds totalling over $4M in venture capital raised. She’ll share more about common fundraising terms thrown around and what they actually mean, how she got introduced to and pitched VCs, and what she wished she knew throughout the process.

Curated Matches:
Before we sit down for our programming, each guest will engage in two curated 15 minute connection, handpicked just for them, based on bios submitted pre-event via this form: or email with a copy.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020 
4:30-6:30pm PST/7:30pm -9:30pm EST

Via Zoom, Link sent morning of

$25 for single ticket
FREE for Six Degrees Society members

About Marie Kloor:  Marie is the Cofounder and CEO of Hydra Studios, a start-up creating upscale wellness studios for the modern workforce. Her company has raised $4M in venture capital through two financing rounds. Prior to founding Hydra Studios, she was Director of Business Development at the political journalism start-up, News Deeply. She began her career at Goldman Sachs, where she worked for over 5 years on an institutional sales team. Marie is originally from Boulder, Colorado but loves the energy of NYC. Hobbies include piano, snowboarding and exploring NYC’s food scene.

About Hydra: Hydra Studios has created a network of elevated wellness studios for today’s modern professional, providing a space to refresh, recharge and regroup. We are the first wellness studio designed and operated with new considerations amidst COVID-19. Our mission is to become a clean destination at the office, providing the most demanded amenities to our members. Hydra Studios exclusively serves Convene at 530 Fifth Avenue, and is opening a flagship location on Wall Street in Fall 2020.

Cancellation Policy: We have a 12 hour cancellation policy for our events. Please cancel directly in the app, otherwise you will not receive a refund. For members, please note that a no-show or cancellation (less than 12 hours before an event) will result in being charged a $12 fee. Remember, last-minute cancellations effect the people you’re matched with – we appreciate your cooperation to ensure everyone has the best experience possible!

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020 
4:30-6:30pm PST/7:30pm -9:30pm EST


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