Myth or Must: When looking for investors, you should target the most prestigious ones, with a track record in your sector
When embarking on a fundraising journey, entrepreneurs are often tempted to ask their contacts, or even Google, ‘which are the best investors in my sector’. It’s an understandable starting point as they know the first question other investors will ask is which investors are leading the round.
We know that resilience is key when it comes to establishing and scaling a business and even the most successful entrepreneurs face numerous setbacks along the way. Reaching out to investors just once often won’t result in a meeting, but that’s not to say entrepreneurs should give up and assume a lack of interest.
Venture Atlanta is the premier venture tech conference and community in the US Southeast, connecting founders of the most promising tech companies with funders.
We are thrilled to announce that this year we have partnered with Venture Atlanta, ahead of their highly anticipated flagship event in September.
Florida has emerged as a vibrant and tech-focused venture market, with cities like Miami and Jacksonville leading the way. In this latest report, we delve into the private investing landscape in Florida, gleaning valuable insights from in-depth interviews with VC and PE firms.
It’s been only 15 years since the financial crisis of 2008-9, after which governments and regulators scrambled to compile a plethora of legislation and regulations, designed to ensure banks could never collapse again.
Our Founder and CEO, Simon Glass, was recently featured by GrepBeat Triangle Tech News, talking about how time poor-poor investors often miss out on valuable deals by investing predominantly within their existing networks.
We are excited to announce the launch of our beta app – now available in Apple and Google Android stores.
Step into the Global Online Marketplaces Summit, recently held in Miami Florida, with this video of the presentation, and subsequent Q&A, from our CEO, Simon Glass.
Watch the recording of our recent event “Boston Venture Post Pandemic” – providing research-based insights into the venture capital and private equity industry in the Boston region.