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Scenius Studio (Episode #19)
Jeff Morris Jr. -- Chapter One
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As a crypto-dedicated Fund-of-Funds Manager at Scenius Capital, host, Ben Jacobs has the unique opportunity to speak daily with the brightest investors in the blockchain space. In Scenius Studio, Ben chats with crypto Hedge Fund Managers and Venture Capitalists in wide-ranging, evergreen, and alpha-focused conversations.
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In this episode, Ben sits down with Jeff Morris Jr., Founder and Managing Partner of Chapter One. Jeff was VP of Product and Revenue at Tinder and an active angel investor before leaving to start Chapter One. Jeff has a growth and product oriented mindset and has built his firm to identify founders with audacious missions and then support them on their entrepreneurial journey.
In this episode, we discuss:
Getting hit by a “Lucky Truck”
Transitioning from an angel investor to a fund manager
Airdrops, quests, NFTs and the efficacy of web3 growth primitives
Looking for moonshot ideas and missionary founders
Swipe right vs. swipe left
Investing in the AI hype cycle and experimenting with AI products
Jeff’s spiciest takes 🌶