Angel Investor

An angel Investor or angel (also known as a business angel or informal investor) is an affluent individual who provides capital for a business start-up, usually in exchange for convertible debt or ownership equity. A small but increasing number of angel investors organize themselves into angel groups or angel networks to share research and pool their investment capital, as well as to provide advice to their portfolio companies.
Posts about Angel Investor
  • 10 Smart Things to Do When Writing and Updating Your Business Plan

    … a banker or angel investor how you will use the funds they provide. This is called “Use of Funds.” Investors want their funding to go to company activities that will generate future revenues and grow the business. The Use of Funds section doesn’t need to go into much detail, but it must cover all the funds requested. 8. Revisit and refine your first…

    Hal Shelton/ Constant Contact- 13 readers -
  • 7 Critical Business Plan Mistakes You Need to Avoid

    … will most likely result in your business plan being rejected by a potential bank lender or angel investor. Your plan needs to be well thought out with clear messages stating why you are the right person at the right time to make this a business successful. Next Steps Keep these critical mistakes in mind when writing your business plan. If you…

    Hal Shelton/ Constant Contact- 14 readers -
  • 6 Things You Should Know About Biz Stone

    … Management, Greg Yaitanes, a Hollywood director, and Roya Mahboob, an entrepreneur doing amazing work for women in Afghanistan partly because they work in divergent fields. Knowledge diversity is something we prize highly and is also something that will be represented in our product.” What’s interesting is that even before the idea was pitched, Biz shared…

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  • Valuable lessons from ten established thought leaders

    … might be thinking of slowing down, Tom continues to provoke the corporate world with his progressive ideas around management theory. LESSON: Stay true your personal brand over the journey. 9. Gary Vaynerchuk ~ @garyvee Gary Vee, as he is commonly known, is a best-selling author, an in-demand speaker, angel investor and founder of digital branding…

    Trevor Youngin Social Twitter- 23 readers -
  • Finding Venture Capital – Part 1

    … I decided that while seeking investors myself for a project, it would be great to educate readers on the process of obtain venture capital. It sounded a lot easier than it is once I started, and I’m slowly realizing that it’s quite a process and a lot of work is required. The idea alone is just a small piece of the puzzle. You need business plans…

    Daily Conversions- 2 readers -