SAN FRANCISCO - Startups Showcase Group has named Noah D. Stone, Investment Director at JEL Capital and judge at Live Sharks Tank, the 2017 San Francisco Young Investor of the Year. This award recognizes individual accomplishments in taking initiative at a young age to learn and study the vast landscape of the venture capital industry. Presented at the 4th anniversary of Startups Showcase Groups Live Sharks Tank, a crowd of 800+ representing the entrepreneurial culture of the San Francisco Bay Area, celebrated the commitment, dedication and support of Stone to the startup community.
"Noah has shown an unwavering commitment to the Silicon Valley startup community. His expertise has been recognized by top business magazines, with Inc. Magazine recently dubbing Stone a funding expert says Jose De Dios, founder of Startups Showcase Group.
Noah has been a longtime friend and advisor to our company Festiie. He is as passionate and knowledgable as it gets.-- Justin Umans, Chief of Development and Strategy at Festiie.
I am deeply honored to be the recipient of this award. Jose De Dios, in his capacity as head of Startups Showcase Group, has been an infinitely valuable asset to numerous participating startups. With over $195MM in transactions over Live Sharks Tank four year life, it can be said that Joses leadership has brought great value to the startup community. Jose is the most selfless and giving person I have ever met, and I am happy to call him a good friend says Stone.
Stone is currently Investment Director at JEL Capital, where he oversees company-wide capital placement. He is also an active political donor, and supporter of civil society causes.
SOURCE: Startups Showcase Group