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Venture Capitalist and Entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian to Speak at Invest in Sports Conference on the West Coast

BySamantha Johnson

Mar 27, 2024
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Alexis Ohanian, a prominent entrepreneur and owner of the NWSL’s Angel City Football Club and L.A. Golf Club, is set to speak at the Invest in Sports conference happening on May 8 in Los Angeles. This event, known as Invest West, will bring together top executives, team owners, athletes, investors, and moguls in the sports and entertainment industry on the West Coast.

Ohanian is a general partner and founder of Seven Seven Six, an early-stage venture capital firm. He was previously a partner at Y Combinator and the founder of Reddit in 2005. He is married to tennis superstar Serena Williams, with whom he has two daughters.

The Invest West conference will feature a full day of programming and opportunities for networking in the sports, business, and entertainment sectors. The event will take place at the 1 Hotel West Hollywood and will include talks from industry leaders such as Todd Boehly and Stan Kasten from the Los Angeles Dodgers, Kevin Demoff from the Los Angeles Rams, Dan Beckerman from AEG, Julie Uhrman from Angel City Football Club and Behdad Eghbali from Clearlake Capital among many others. Additional speakers and programming details will be announced soon so those interested are encouraged to register now.

As one of the most successful entrepreneurs in technology today , Ohanian has been involved in multiple startups that have had significant impact on our daily lives including Reddit where he played a key role as co-founder which has grown into one of the largest social news aggregation websites on the internet. His expertise in venture capital investment through his firm Seven Seven Six makes him a valuable addition to this conference lineup.

The NWSL’s Angel City FC is an exciting new project that Ohanian has undertaken which aims to bring professional soccer back to Los Angeles after decades of absence. The team is set to compete in MLS’ second division next season which is a huge milestone for women’s soccer globally.

Overall this conference promises to be an exciting event bringing together some of the biggest names in sports business on one platform with valuable insights on future trends within this dynamic industry.

By Samantha Johnson

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