Jolene Anderson is the Co/Founder and Managing Director of VectorPoint Impact Partners, LP. VectorPoint Impact Partners L.P. (VIP) was launched to fund and accelerate seed and early stage companies solving the greatest problems we face, i.e. global health, climate change and sustainability. A seasoned investor in the life science and clean tech space, and former founder of a global wellness company, Ms. Anderson serves as a mentor and advisor for student run startups, seed and early stage companies and takes an active role on investor judging panels for accelerators, angel investment groups, venture capital and other organizations. A past speaker for the Angel Capital Association, former chapter president for the Boise, ID Keiretsu Forum and mentor for VentureCapital.org, she has extensive experience serving on boards of non profits and for profit companies, with such organizations as Rotary, Kiwanis and Soroptimist International, American Cancer Society and other organizations. Ms. Anderson plays a key role in advising, mentoring and connecting early stage and growth stage companies with the strategic advice and resources required to scale their product or service. She has provided investor and media relations, marketing and strategic advice on alternative financing, valuation and exit strategy .Ms. Anderson, previously produced corporate wellness events, and was a sought after speaker at North American trade shows, and produced a radio show on healthy aging, which led to becoming a strategic advisor for consumer wellness, medical device, bioscience and nutraceutical companies.
A past guest editor for U.S. News and World Report STEM news, guest editor for The Puget Sound Business Journal, and other trade journals, she is a powerful advocate for fostering innovation and entrepreneurship as the key to a healthy economy. Ms. Anderson supports and advocates for public policies that support global entrepreneurship, advancing women entrepreneurs and impact investment.
Jolene is attending / has attended:
Venture Summit Virtual Connect 21