Duygu Daniels

Duygu Daniels, Sr. Designer & Strategist for Computer Vision Software

ERA, New York’s leading technology accelerators & early-stage venture capital fund, has invested in more than 165 start-ups since launching in 2011.

I was the inaugural Program Manager and subsequent design advisor to following cohorts for 2 years: predicting pivots and helping 10+ startups with their design challenges.


⌁  Helped the founding VCs spread the word, source startups and manage applications.
⌁  Helped organize Entrepreneurs Roundtable, a monthly pitching event that has recently celebrated its 80th event.
⌁  Helped recruit mentors, managed relations and organized meetings.
⌁  Throughout the years mentored over 10 ERA startups on their design challenges, conducting sessions to help them determine their research roadmaps, MVPs and vision/mission/goals.
⌁  During the periods I visited Europe I was the host of the monthly Entrepreneurs Roundtable pitching events in Istanbul where we invited Turkish VCs and Angel investors to deliver feedback and potentially invest in startups.