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Venture Capitalist

Investor Stories 17: What’s Next (Gasser, Struhl, Day)

On this special segment of the Full Ratchet, the following investors are featured: Eric Gasser Jonathan Struhl Rob Day Each investor discusses sectors, drivers and/or market trends that may have significant impact in the future and are potentially positioned for outsized-returns. Itunes:  http://apple.co/1hEtRLW Direct-audio:  http://bit.ly/1fDRTF1 SoundCloud:  http://bit.ly/1PwAABQ  

42. Raising a VC Fund (Jonathan Struhl)

Jonathan Struhl of Indicator Ventures joins Nick to discuss how he raised his first VC Fund. We will address questions including: What are the types of venture funds and what are their key differences? How do venture funds establish a strategy or investment focus? An LPA and PPM are necessary when…

41. The Exit (John Huston)

John Huston of Ohio TechAngels joins Nick to cover The Exit. We will address questions including: How should angel group leaders think about the exit as a part of their investment strategy? Not every geographic area has produced multiple unicorns or any unicorns for that matter. Why is this a…

Startup Quality & Investment Quality

Below is the ‘Tip of the Week’ from the Podcast Ep41: The Exit (John Huston): Today John spoke about how most angel investors are hunting unicorns and are focused on the quality of the startup. This is where it all begins, right? We look for great ideas, exceptional teams, in…

Investor Stories 14: Why I Invested (O’Donnell, Blank, Day)

On this special segment of the Full Ratchet, the following investors are featured: Charlie O’Donnell Steve Blank Rob Day Each investor describes a situation where they did decide to invest, what the key factors were that led to “Yes” and how that investment has worked out. Itunes:  http://apple.co/1LiICOS Direct-audio:  http://bit.ly/1HlZqSB SoundCloud:…

Investor Stories 13: Why I Passed (Wilson, Carter, Ahmad)

On this special segment of the Full Ratchet, the following investors are featured: Joanne Wilson Jeffrey Carter Imran Ahmad Each investor highlights a situation with a startup that they decided not to invest in and why it was that they passed Itunes:  http://apple.co/1IP8KRg Direct-audio:  http://bit.ly/1S8vnAE  SoundCloud:  http://bit.ly/1HMKUqn