Thu Nov 7, 2013 6:30pm EST —
Thu Nov 7, 2013 8:00pm EST
Eric Hippeau, a venture capitalist and a partner at Lerer Ventures, will speak at 6:30 pm Thursday, Nov. 7, in the World Room. He is coming to Columbia for a series of sessions to help J School students understand how to think in an entrepreneurial way about the media business.
Hippeau, former CEO of the Huffington Post, has been an early investor in Buzzfeed, NowthisNews and a host of other media startups. His guest Thursday will be Ben Smith, editor-in-chief of Buzzfeed.