The process of obtaining investment funding from Venture Capital Firms, (VCs) is typically difficult and time consuming for the entrepreneur. There are hundreds of VCs and each focus on different criteria. As a result, a targeted approach by the entrepreneur may be appropriate.
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Entrepreneur named Atlanta the third-best city in America for minority entrepreneurs, while Innovation Leader included it in a list of the top-10 cities for corporate innovation in May 2017.
A review of the accelerators, co-working spaces, events, incubators, and other resources that make up Seattle’s vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Capital obtained through an equity round would not result in a taxable event to the entrepreneur. It would constitute equity on the company’s balance sheet. Likewise, investment capital obtained through a debt offering would not result in a taxable event to the entrepreneur. Debt, such a Convertible Note, would constitute a long term liability on the company’s balance sheet.
ART seeks companies which believe in “Smart Money”. As such, we work to coach our portfolio companies as appropriate to fully prepare them for future investment rounds.
Salt lake City is the capital of Utah and it’s most populous city, and was announced as one of the best cities to found a startup.
(source- Datafox, December, 2015)
Chattanooga,TN, known as the “Gig City” ranks number 4 in the country as a top city and entrepreneurial ecosystem for startups. (source – wallethub, April 2015)