Chris Shonk

General Partner, ATX Seed Ventures

Chris Shonk started his first business at fourteen, was named the Special Forces Soldier of the Year, co-founded an investment bank, and has operated, advised, and invested in consumer service and tech companies for over a decade. He has been interviewed by Business Week, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, and Forbes. Chris is a graduate of the Acton School of Business and was the first alumni to start an endowment to offer other deserving entrepreneurs the opportunity to change the world.

My Sessions

Why Your Game Company Can’t Get Funding!

Room 18d

Current and former investors of video game companies share their experience as to why most game companies don’t get funded. Listen to the debate about what it takes to make a game company that ‘at least has a chance’ to get funded, including 5 success stories of game (related) companies that succeeded in raising funds. […]

Business Track