The Moskovitz Factor


We’d like to introduce you to our Startup Weekend Facilitator, Dave Moskovitz.

Dave is a professional early-stage investor from Wellington New Zealand, and has invested in a number of Kiwi startups including MusicHype, ShowGizmo, Ponoko, 8interactive and others.  His Wellington-based company, WebFund, invests in and nurtures companies from concept through to investment and execution.  He’s also a member of Angel HQ, Wellington’s angel investment club, and organises the Lean Startup Wellington meetup.  He’s also on the InternetNZ Council, serves on several boards, and does a significant amount of work for non-profits.

Dave is one of Startup Weekend’s Global Facilitators, and is or has been on the organising teams of Startup Weekends in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Palmerston North, and Perth WA.  Dave is passionate about helping entrepreneurs and their startups move from inspiration to perspiration and global success.

You can find out more about what Dave thinks makes a great startup, and listen to his recent interview on National Radio’s Kim Hill show on his blog at

Dave is a great connector, and loves helping people connect with others  with aligned interests.  You might like to connect with him on LinkedIn or follow him on Twitter.