Out Of The Blocks

Out Of The Blocks

Original Art by Zoe Black Back in February I wrote that we were at the starting line of Seven Seven Six, with the ambitious goal of starting a different kind of venture firm—built on software and created with intention. Today, I’m proud to announce the oversubscribed...
The Seven Seven Six 2% Growth & Caregiving Commitment

The Seven Seven Six 2% Growth & Caregiving Commitment

Why caring for our founders makes good business sense Original Art by Zoe Black Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of providing counsel to business leaders on all variety of plans and decisions. Each relationship was unique and spanned a...
The Operator in Residence Application Process & Learnings

The Operator in Residence Application Process & Learnings

Historically, venture capital (VC) has proven itself to be a very difficult industry to break into. Barriers include bias, closed networks, and—yes—even the recruiting process itself. Because we set out to build a VC firm differently, we knew we had to provide open...
Announcing Our 2021 Operators in Residence

Announcing Our 2021 Operators in Residence

In mid-November 2020, we shared our firm’s very first job posting. It was an invitation to join the Seven Seven Six Operator in Residence Program. Not knowing what to expect, I anxiously told Alexis and Lissie that we would be successful if we got 100 applicants....

This Is the Starting Line

2020 was a paradoxical year. On one hand, it was the hardest year, for most Americans, in a very long time. On the other, it was one of the best years—for those of us plugged in to tech—because 5 years of adoption happened in 5 months. This paradox is a big part of...