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First Check Live Podcast Recording
with Tim McLoughlin of Cofounders Capital and Alex Lassiter of Green Places

Join Tim McLoughlin and Alex Lassiter of Green Spaces to learn about creating successful startups with sustainability in mind. McLoughlin is a partner at Cofounders Capital, based in Durham, NC, and has invest over $43 million in startups. Alex Lassiter is a serial entrepreneur whose latest venture, Green Places, aims to make sustainability accessible for small businesses. This live audience recording will be interactive—come with questions!


October 11, 2021

5:30 – 9 pm

At the UNC Botanical Gardens

100 Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill NC


Cofounders is an early-stage seed fund focused on B2B software ventures predominately in North Carolina.  Created in 2015, we are former entrepreneurs turned investors and we help startup founders with everything from prototyping and testing value propositions to lining up beta customers.

Cofounders Capital deployed it’s first $12 million fund and is now investing out of it’s second $31M fund. Cofounders Capital is managed by serially-successful entrepreneurs, David Gardner, Tim McLoughlin and Tobi Walter along with a team of three venture partners and over ninety advisers and volunteer mentors who are all investors in the fund, eager to support entrepreneurship and to help our portfolio companies succeed.


"We’re here to unlock sustainability for all businesses. We believe that every business has the power to make a difference. Our job is to make sustainability something every business can achieve by simplifying impact, and empowering businesses with easy tools and science backend solutions from climate experts.

Research shows that sustainable businesses outperform their competition, recruit the strongest candidates, and have higher employee retention."

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