Think ahead when raising early investment rounds

By Dave Berkus, Chairman Emeritus, Tech Coast Angels

Some businesses just can’t fit within the angel capital or friends and family model for raising funds.  Sooner or later you may need to seek venture capital and accommodate the needs of the venture community in negotiating the terms of an investment.… Read the rest

What to Expect on Timing of Outcomes in an Angel Portfolio

By John Harbison, Chairman Emeritus, Tech Coast Angels

As one gets into angel investment, it is important to have realistic expectations on how long it takes to see exits, and what kind of pattern or mix of exits and failures is typical of a diversified angel investment portfolio.… Read the rest