Angel Investors who take risk providing early stage venture capital to startup companies reap the greatest financial rewards. Little known regulation already limits the entry of the most wealthy into this alternative asset allocation. Now Senator Dodd wants to make it even harder for entrepreneurs to find early stage investors. Podcast reveals investigative reporting discovery.
March 28th, 2010 · 7 Comments
Karen Rands, The Compassionate Capitalist interviews CEOs & Attendees from our August Angel Investor Forum!
August 30th, 2009 · 39 Comments
Early stage entrepreneurs pitch investors at the launchfn and nbai investor events. hear how they were successful in selling their ideas and business opportunities to angel investors.
March 7th, 2009 · 4 Comments
How to pitch angel investors and venture capital firms at private equity conferences and stand out in a sea of entrepreneurs.
May 2nd, 2008 · No Comments
It has been two days since the conclusion of the Southeast Private Equity Conference. I’m in Hilton Head, enjoying the view of the pool, drinking my coffee and enjoying my euphoria over the success of the inaugural Southeast Private Equity Conference. I’m taking a deep breath and taking time to submit this blog entry. Drew Ermec […]
February 12th, 2008 · No Comments
One of the most tragic things I ever hear about is when young companies, who hold such strong beliefs in their own potential and want desperately to believe investors will also catch the vision they cast for their business, will get sucked into the web of deceit cast by a decoy investor. Unfortunately, for deceitful people, […]
January 8th, 2008 · 6 Comments
Every entrepreneur has heard they need to have an “elevator pitch”. So what is that? What does that really mean? Most entrepreneurs want to drone on for 30 minutes talking about their business opportunities almost in the hopes that a VC or group of investors will say…..”OK, OK…I give. I’ll invest if you will just […]