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July 25, 2008


Monika Desai

Greetings Frank!

I'm looking forward to speaking at the conference!

Have you thought about having a venture capitalist who has funded a Mass Customization company to come in and talk about their rational for investing in this space? Why do they see the MC market as an investment opportunity? Do they see funding for that space growing or shrinking in the next 3 to 5 years? What do they think the hot customization spaces are? I think this would be really interesting. I know it's a little self-serving on my part as an entrepreneur for mass customized shoes, but I think other industry leaders would be interested too.

Highland Capital may be a good candidate as they are the ones that recently funded Paragon Lake and they are based here in Boston. Another candidate would be Lightspeed Gemini Internet Lab who funded Styleshake.com.

Monika Desai
Founder, CEO
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