Sony Entertainment Television presents Meet The Drapers.
Every episode, 3 startups pitch to 3 generations of the Drapers, one celebrity guest, and to the millions of viewers who can invest.
First season applications are now closed. If you want to be considered for season 2, apply below:
Estimated time to complete is 3–5 minutes.
Bill Draper began his venture capital career in 1962, when he started Draper & Johnson Investment Company. Bill was a founding investor in Hotmail, Skype, OpenTable, Athenahealth, Apollo Computer (acquired by Hewlett Packard), Integrated Genetics (Genzyme), Qume (I.T.T.), Activision (Mediagenic), Xidex (Eastman Kodak), Measurex, Hybritech (Eli Lilly), and more.
Tim Draper is Bill Draper's son and the founder of prominent venture capital firm DFJ. Tim Draper was a founding investor in Baidu, Tesla Motors, Skype, Parenting Magazine, Parametric Technology, Digidesign, Upside Publishing, PLX Technology, Four-1-1, and Hotmail.
Jesse Draper is founding partner of Halogen Ventures as well as creator and host of 2015 Emmy nominated television series, “The Valley Girl Show”. Jesse is a 4th generation venture capitalist focused on early stage investing in female founded consumer technology. Her portfolio includes Laurel & Wolf, Carbon38, Naya Health, HopSkipDrive, The Flex Company & Sugarfina.
Every episode will feature a guest judge: prominent entrepreneurs and celebrities.
Sony Entertainment Television is one of the leading South Asian General Entertainment channels globally. Since its launch in October 1995, SET has created a unique space, in television programming, with movie premieres, fiction & non–fiction shows.
Founder, producer and host of Andaaz, an inspirational talk show on Sony Entertainment Television. The show airs in 150 countries to 20 million worldwide viewers. Sarika also runs Lavish Life – a wellness platform that curates only safe and effective natural products from around the world. Sarika has been on the producing team for TEDx San Francisco, Big Ideas for a Better India, Novus and TIE.
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