Inflective Havoc
Reflections on Our Big Entrepreneurial Times from Jan Horsfall

Posts Tagged ‘venture capital

The Next Step is a Doozy

12/28/2011

  I’ve been discussing a lot of different opportunities with new VC-backed companies as of late – including discussions around CEO and CMO roles – and I couldn’t help but make a quick observation: some new companies really understand what’s required to get to the next level of success and what the overall ladder of funding really […]

The Power of Angel Investment

11/27/2011

  I’ve been relatively outspoken about the role of angel investment in new companies. It’s a timely topic in my own life, as I’m involved with no fewer than eight different companies seeking angel investment for their fledgling newcos. The amounts differ – from $30,000 to $500,000 – but the end game is the same: advance […]

Entrepreneurial Reverb

11/23/2011

I’ve been blown away by the new entrepreneurial winds which are blowing through our economy – and I really see the impact locally and nationally as I interact with my entrepreneurial brethren. While the mad mass media continues to genuflect over the Occupy Protests (is there really anything ‘there’ there?), it seems to have added […]