Liftoff Capital is Connecting Entrepreneurs to Investors
Peter Oxley Shares His Entrepreneurial Path Of Networking To Success
*Warning some explicit language used in this episode
In This Episode
Making the right connections can make or break an entrepreneurs potential business idea. But how do you build those connections effectively in a global business market? Enter Liftoff Capital, a social platform that is a mix between Facebook, Linkedin and a Dating app designed to connect entrepreneurs with potential capital investors.
Peter Oxley shares his entrepreneurial journey through the medical sales industry and gives us the background story, which led to the creation of Liftoff Capital.
First 10 Minutes
We meet Peter Oxley, our guest for the day. His business partner Jake Swan was unable to make it, but we did learn about all the different connections that Greg and Dave have to Peter. We learn about Peter’s background, interests and his entrepreneurial journey.
10 Minutes – 20 Minutes
Peter talks us through how he got his start in the medical sales industry and how he worked with others to build a network in Atlantic Canada. This network-building experience is what helped create the foundational ideas of his new startup, Liftoff Capital. Peter describes the platform as a mix between Facebook, Linkedin and a Dating app designed to connect entrepreneurs with potential capital investors. The group talks through the business model and initial stages of the launch of the platform.
20 – 30 Minutes
Peter gives us some background of how he worked through finding the industry or fields that he wanted to focus on. He gives us some insight into what they are looking to do with the Liftoff Capital platform. Greg asks Peter about what’s next for his entrepreneurial journey. Peter explains his continued interest in growing his business and working in the medical device field. Dave tells us his story about almost passing out in an OR to highlight the experience of seeing specialists in action. Peter echoes how he enjoys the experience on a daily basis.
President, TSG Medical and Co-Founder, Liftoff Capital