Episode 20 – Early Investing w/ Michael Binko of Startup Maryland

By Peter Clough
Date January 23, 2015

Mike was a key employee in a high-flying internet era technology company called PSI Net which gave him the ability and opportunity to become an angel investor and mentor to startups in Maryland DC and Northern Virginia.

Startup Maryland is a regional initiative launched out of the Startup America Partnership.  Driven from within the startup community, and led by/for entrepreneurs, Startup Maryland is peer-driven and focused on high-growth ventures.

We have a great conversation and talk a lot about the annual Pitch across Maryland competition. This year the Pitch Across Maryland Bus made 30 stops in 15 days all around the state of Maryland saw presentations from scores of investors. You can read more about the finalists here.