TheFunded.com Open Letter
Posted by Gopal Kamath on 2011-05-31
Great Discussions on TheFunded:
Looking for Investors Who Get It, B2C Tangible Green Product - A member seeking recommendations for investors in the eco-friendly/green space is encouraged to look more broadly at the funding options available.
What is this New Law in California? - A concerned entrepreneur working in mobile payment software is educated about the effects of a new law and the taxes it bears.
How to Close a Startup? - Unfortunately, the reality is that most startups fail. Here, an entrepreneur looks for guidance on how to proceed with dissolving a business.
Found Across The Web:
Quick Practical, Tactical Tips for Presentations
Mark Suster, an entrepreneur turned VC at GRP Partners, reveals subtle strategies worth considering before delivering investor presentations.
- Both Sides of the Table
Corporate Venture Capital is Roaring Back
Robert R. Ackerman Jr., founder and managing director of Allegis Capital, discusses how “Corporations are seeing the light and reinvesting in venture capital."
7th Founder Showcase
Date/Location: June 15, 2011 – San Francisco, CA
Description:See Mark Suster and Naval Ravikant speak at the The 7th Founder Showcase, which will be our largest Showcase yet with over 400 in attendance. This quarterly startup pitch and networking event brings together leading investors, founders, and members of the press for one action-packed night to network and help launch a startup company to greatness. Guests will be treated to Keynote Speeches by two of today's most influential figures in venture capital: Mark Suster, General Partner at GRP Ventures, Writer at “Both Sides of the Table,” and host of “This Week in Venture Capital”; and Naval Ravikant, Co-Founder of AngelList and Venture Hacks. We’ll also be serving up an entertaining pitch competition, as well as drinks and appetizers in a networking hall full of emerging startups demoing their wares. This event has sold out the last four times, so purchase your inexpensive tickets or Demo Tables today. Use code 'friends_of_funded' to get 15% off tickets at http://foundershowcase.com/tickets/