Brittany Laughlin is the founding Partner at Lattice Ventures, an NYC seed fund focused on edge tech, network effects-driven companies built by teams with strong market expertise. She brings her experience as an investor and serial entrepreneur to help entrepreneurs successfully scale from seed to IPO. Investment areas include AI, the future of work, fintech, blockchain, and infrastructure. Prior she spent 3+ years at Union Square Ventures, a Series A stage venture capital firm with $1B+ under management. Some portfolio companies include Etsy, Twitter, SoundCloud, Tumblr, Lending Club, and Kickstarter. Her entrepreneurial endeavors include founding VetsinTech NYC, transitioning military veterans into technology jobs, and founding gtrot, a social travel recommendation engine sold to Groupon. She holds a B.S. in Marketing and International Business from NYU Stern. Laughlin writes about building great companies, venture investing, community-building, and blockchain.