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From Boots to Boardrooms: Becoming an Entrepreneur After Military Life

While few may know veteran-owned businesses employ approximately 3.9 million employees and about $177.7 billion in annual payroll. For this piece, we spoke with Richard …

Florida-Based FinTech Startup Acquired By World’s Largest Real Estate Network

The Wemlo team was fortunate to bring its prior startup experience to this new venture.  Despite their experience and preparation and conversations with other major …

California R&D firm Captures a $100,000,000 Capital Commitment to continuing to develop safe, all-natural, and alternative Pest and Pain Management solutions

Med-X, Inc. was founded in 2014 by Matthew Mills (COO), Jennifer Mills (EXVP), Dr. David Toomey (CEO) and Ron Tchowzewski (CFO). Several of its products–including …

AI-Powered Home Repair Startup Raises $1.5M

Repair Pricer lacked the fundamental knowledge of fundraising and venture capital necessary to position the business for major investment from professional investors.  As a startup …

L.A.-Based CBD Dog Treats Startup Raises $150K

The Dope Dog team had limited experience connecting and interacting with investors.  Outside of reading a handful of books on the subject, they were not …

Insight Optics Path to $100K Seed Funding

Aaron decided to enroll in Newchip’s business accelerator program to help him and his team raise seed funding. Insight Optics has enrolled in four business …

What Is Product Market Fit and Why Does It Matter?

As a business owner, you know just how important it is that your product is something customers will want to buy. Without someone to buy your …

The Stages of Startup Funding, Explained

Are you a budding entrepreneur looking to make your mark on the world? Is creating a startup the only thing on your mind? Well, even though you may have the …

What Are Pre-Seed Investors and Do You Need Them?

The investment world can be intimidating and downright confusing for a new founder. On the other hand, money is a necessary and scarce resource for …

7 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Starting a Startup (and How to Avoid Them!)

In 2019, 90% of startups failed. Every year that a startup remains alive, it beats worse and worse odds. Starting a startup business is hard. Cash is …