[$29M raised] Getting Sequoia to Invest In Your Seed; Brian, CEO of Doppler

Episode Summary

Doppler's CEO, Brian Vallelunga shares how they got Sequoia to invest in their seed round! He shares his experience with Sequoia and emphasizes the importance of understanding that fundraising is a game that requires a strong story, with no pitch deck required. He also discusses Doppler's mission to help developers manage API keys and how every company is becoming a software company, making secrets management essential. With engaging narratives and real-life anecdotes, this episode is a must-listen for any startup founder looking to build enduring businesses and succeed in the software-driven world.