Gorgias' Vested Interest helps merchants who are ready to scale by connecting them with investors. On each online episode: Three pre-selected Ecomm brands will have 10 minutes to pitch their business and their vision in front of three VC + PE investors who are looking for their next investments. Brands selected to pitch will be subject to conversations with investors. They will also receive perks from Gorgias and some of our top tech and agency partners
At least 1 brand per episode will be guaranteed:
- Follow-up call with Investors
- 3 months free of Gorgias
- Other perks from Gorgias’ TOP Partners and Customers
Join us LIVE for the next online episode to witness the pitch competition!
Head of Platform
Platform & VC Partnerships Manager
Max Gould is the Head of Platform at FJ Labs. Prior to FJ, Max led brand partnerships at Back Market as one of their first employees in the US. He graduated from Elon University in 2018.
Rohan is the Platform & CV Partnerships Manager at Gorgias. Prior to joining Gorgias, he developed the investor partnership program at Clearbanc, a revenue-based source of financing for D2C eCommerce brands. He also spent just over 3 years at the Toronto Stock Exchange, working closely with companies in the junior marketplace (TSXV) to help them better connect to more qualified and meaningful pools of capital. He is passionate about helping companies scale through various means, to ultimately help them reach success.
Elizabeth Volk is on the venture partnerships team at Clearco and focuses on building out partnerships with partners that support founders through resources and capital. Previously, Elizabeth was a Senior Investment Associate at Juvo Ventures, an edtech and future-of-work-focused venture fund, where she invested in global companies raising their Series A and Series B rounds. She is also an e-commerce founder and scaled her first e-commerce business to 7 figures in revenue within a year. Elizabeth spent the first 5 years of her career in investment banking and corporate development after graduating from Columbia University. Today, she is passionate about using her experiences as a founder and investor to help other founders grow their businesses effectively and participate in the e-commerce ecosystem.
Jeffrey Mangiafico is responsible for strategic business development and leveraging his deep industry knowledge to grow the Assembled Brands lending portfolio.