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The Pond companies receive their 1st year of Shoobx for free!

Shoobx is a legal operating system for your company, giving you a single place to take care of everything from executing your fundraise, to granting equity, to getting board approvals, to hiring employees.

The Pond users can try the BLANKSPACES experience with a 2-day WorkCafé special trial for just $10!

As Southern California’s first and oldest coworking community since 2008, BLANKSPACES provides a personal, boutique experience for entrepreneurs and freelancers to share space, collaborate, network, and grow their businesses. All of our locations feature WorkCafé open seating, dedicated desks, private offices, virtual office mail services, meeting rooms, and event spaces available by the hour, day, week, month, or year.

New England-based startups on The Pond can be profiled by The Buzz!

The Buzz is a publication and newsletter covering early stage ventures in New England. Their mission is to profile early stage startups and connect them with investors, mentors/advisors, tech enthusiasts, and other people in their network that can help take them to the next level.

Prepare 4 VC is offering users of The Pond a complementary introductory strategy session with CEO Jason Kraus!

Whether you are looking for a coach to guide you through the fundraising process, strategy sessions to help you toward success, or a quick redesign of your presentation before the big pitch, Prepare 4 VC has a solution for you. Founded by VCs, we help you raise capital from the investors' perspective.

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Justine Tien

CEO
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Bernice Galebach

Business Development
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William Galebach

Lead Developer
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