Here in 2014 convertible notes seem to be all the rage in the startup funding arena. The commonly given reasons for using notes versus a straight equity funding arrangement are: faster to close, cheaper to close, and it pushes back the valuation discussion. There are other advantages to notes but these are the most common reasons […]
Is Your Startup Revolutionary or Evolutionary?
Is your startup idea revolutionary or evolutionary? An evolutionary startup is one that is looking to enter an existing market, but the intent is to position the product or solution in a way that is “better, faster, cheaper” (or some combination of these) than the existing solution that exist. Alternately, a revolutionary startup is one that is looking […]Angels, Business, Founder, Investing, Startup, VC