CAPITAL

DRIVE BY DRAFTKINGS
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DRIVE by DraftKings , a unique ecosystem of athletes, entrepreneurs, investors, and sports business professionals, announced its official launch with investment from leading venture capital firms General Catalyst, Accomplice and Boston Seed. DRIVE will accelerate the movement of sports professionals into...
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MONTHLY UPDATES
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If you are a founder and send monthly updates, you can increase the acceleration of your business. If you are a mentee and send monthly updates to your mentors, you can increase your development. I learned this when I was...
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SLACK
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Anyone want to know the next big tech companies that we expect to go public or get acquired? We spend a lot of time researching the market and doing an analysis of over 300 private tech companies. We narrowed the...
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LIME
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Is the micro-mobility industry a viable, long-term business? My firm MVP VC published research on it recently. “The micro-mobility business is relatively new and innovative, with a huge untapped opportunity. It is affordable for almost every socioeconomic group, reducing the...
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PAY ME IN EQUITY
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Own the culture. I’m sure people are finally seeing the culture shifting from consumers to owners. “PAY ME IN EQUITY” is becoming the new motto. Here are things to consider when getting “paid in equity” 1) Structure: usually celebrities get...
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HOW IPOs WORK
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The IPO market is on fire! Before doing Venture Capital I took “microcap” companies public. The last company I took public was Fuling, ticker: FORK. They did $90M in revenue and $15M in EBITDA. We raised money from investors, and instead...
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MONTHLY UPDATES
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If you are a founder and send monthly updates, you increase the acceleration of your business. If you are a mentee and send monthly updates to your mentors, you increase your development. I learned this when I was an analyst...
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AM I VC READY?
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“Here’s my idea. I want your money.” That’s a relatively quick out for me as an investor, because you’re not showing me that you’re an entrepreneur. The following are quotes from Chris founder of C2 Ventures. It’s how most VC’s...
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RAISING MONEY
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90% of founders should not seek venture capital dollars. These funds are for the 10% that can achieve “hyper-growth.” But for those of you who want to raise capital, here is how you do it! Free game alert 🚨 1....
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HOTEL TONIGHT
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Have you all ever heard of HotelTonight? Two years ago I helped 12 athletes invest and get marketing deals with them. They all used the service and loved it, but didn’t have access to invest. Two weeks ago that company...
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