Venture Capital

13 10, 2016

Startup capital for startup businesses

2017-05-23T11:36:46+00:00 October 13th, 2016|

  Not all startups can raise capital. That's where the EDRLF comes in. This fund is meant to supply loans to high-tech and manufacturing businesses that have been turned down for traditional bank loans.* Up to a $400,000 loan amount is available, with competitive terms and rates. You need money, and we have it! As a [...]

29 01, 2016

Farb Guidance Systems

2016-01-29T15:59:18+00:00 January 29th, 2016|

Farb Guidance Systems was formed with the purpose of developing, manufacturing and marketing the next generation of machine guidance technology for agriculture. More specifically, agricultural machinery that drives itself and can be guided and controlled from anywhere in the world. ‪#‎start‬ ‪#‎findmoney‬ ‪#‎changetheworld‬ Check it out! www.farbgs.com Registration is open to all Investors Choice Events. Click the link [...]

3 08, 2015

Why VCs Don’t Sign NDAs and You Shouldn’t Worry About It

2017-05-23T11:36:47+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|

Many entrepreneurs are incredibly sensitive to sharing their billion dollar idea with anyone. The thought of sending a pitch deck to a venture firm, or even pitching their idea on stage is scary...what if someone steals the idea?! Venture capitalists obviously have the money to steal any idea, so why would you just hand them [...]

30 07, 2015

RAISING CAPITAL FOR YOUR VENTURE?

2017-05-23T11:36:47+00:00 July 30th, 2015|

Not Sure Where To Start Looking For Funding?  Let the Venture Funding Program Help You Decide! Applying to the Wayne Brown Institute's Venture Funding Program is the 1st step in building key relationships that have the potential to connect you to the capital your venture needs. This is done through the Institute's proprietary program called [...]

6 07, 2015

Exiting the Company

2016-07-21T12:58:10+00:00 July 6th, 2015|

Venture capitalists care a lot about the exit because they have investors as well, but they might not always care which way it occurs. Typically, exits can occur in two ways: mergers and acquisitions or IPOs (Initial Public Offerings). As an entrepreneur, make sure you have an idea of how you’d like to see an [...]

29 06, 2015

4 Utah Unicorns Make The List

2017-05-23T11:36:47+00:00 June 29th, 2015|

According to CB Insights, Utah has 4 Unicorns (private venture backed companies worth over $1billion). They are in order from largest to smallest: 1. Domo 2. Insidesales.com 3. Qualtrics 4. Plurasight Congratulations to these companies’ great teams and the investors who backed them.     ...READ THE ARTICLE

17 06, 2015

Venture Investing In Consumer And Retail: Why It’s Rare, And Why It’s About To Change

2017-05-23T11:36:47+00:00 June 17th, 2015|

Most investing markets are relatively efficient.  Early stage consumer and retail private equity markets are not. Consider this: The United States is the largest consumer goods market in the world – worth more than $400 billion. Consumer and retail accounts for roughly 20% of the US economy. The sector is going through a major disruption creating incredible [...]