An Interview with YouNoodle Co-Founder Kirill Makharinsky I couldn't be more excited to share with you the interview I recently conducted with a business leader who has devoted his life to helping startup companies succeed. That leader is Kirill Makharinsky, Co-Founder of YouNoodle. His company helps startups determine their potential success by utilizing their "Startup Predictor" and provides entrepreneurs a platform to network with other entrepreneurs. . . . keep reading
Intellectual Property: A Webinar with Stephen Strauss (Part 1) Entrepreneurs are always concerned (and rightfully so) about protecting their business ideas and concepts. One key aspect of this protection is Trademark law.
In order to get you the best information on trademark law, so you can protect yourself, I arranged a private webinar with trademark expert Stephen Strauss. . . . keep reading
An Interview with Mark DiPaola, President of D3 Ventures Recently, I had the great fortune of interviewing Mark DiPaola, an extremely accomplished entrepreneur.
As the founder of Vantage Media Corp., Mark raised a $70 million Series A financing, which is still on record as one of the largest Series A raises in history. And in 2007, his company generated $68 million in revenues. . . . keep reading
Early Stage Branding Secrets Farida Fotouhi is a seasoned expert at developing brands and marketing and advertising campaigns for early stage companies.
In fact, over the past 30 years, she has repeatedly helped early stage companies create winning brands and marketing campaigns. These clients have gone on to raise venture capital, attract partners, gain wide scale customer acceptance, and become considerable success stories. . . . keep reading
Exclusive Interview with Brad Feld: How First Time Entrepreneurs Raise Capital I recently had the opportunity to interview Brad Feld, who is considered among the elite investors in privately held companies.
For those of you who are not familiar with Brad, his background includes starting and selling his own software company, investing as an angel in 40 to 50 companies, and founding or co-founding three venture capital firms: Intensity Ventures, Mobius Venture Capital and Foundry Group, where he currently serves as Managing Director.
While there were several invaluable points for entrepreneurs seeking capital in the interview, I found the following to be most interesting: . . . keep reading