For over a decade, Jeremy Office has managed the private banking needs of highly successful individuals, families, and businesses. He has been recognized as one of the most accredited wealth managers in the country, and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Business Insider and CNBC.
In 2011 Jeremy founded Maclendon, a boutique multi-family office built on a foundation of traditional values, sophisticated knowledge, and custom-tailored wealth management solutions with a focus on entrepreneurially minded clients.
Jeremy is also the co-founder and managing partner of SJO Worldwide, a venture capital firm focused on opportunistic growth investments in technology driven companies. He has analyzed hundreds of companies and invested in 35 to date.
Interestingly Weird Fact?
I love batman because he doesn’t have any unique super powers, totally self made guy.
Dark element to him I appreciate, seeks vengeance in the right way.
How did your journey as an entrepreneur all begin?
I come from a family of all entrepreneurs and ended up down the corporate path.
At the time I was with Meryl Lynch and the opportunity came up with my partner in the venture capitalist side.
Biggest Temporary Defeat?
1st investment we zero’d out on on the venture side maybe 2 years ago. This was our very first investment.
Lost a quarter million of our money.
Weirdest Breakthrough Experience?
The positive was we had other good investments going on at the time (15 or 20 others)
Focus 95% on a great management team.
Vision of the future?
Middle to end of next year we really have some wins. 12-24 months have a fund we can really open up.
Favorite Success Quote?
Why do we fall, so we can get back up” – Batman
Top Recommended Book?
The Hard Thing About Hard Things – by Ben Horowitz
Oh The Places You’ll Go! – by Dr Seus
Best entrepreneurial advice?
Always do the right thing.
Best way to connect with you?
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