News and Articles About Venture Capital
Campbell McKellar describes her vision for a different kind of co-working space -- one where individuals get to choose where they work.
Don't let the tech and start-up blogs fool you, finding an investor to part with big money is neither common nor easy. Here, the co-founder of CrowdTwist gives his top lessons for success.
In starting up, whatever you do, do not miss an opportunity to meet tastemakers like Sir Richard Branson. Here's how two young founders met the billionaire and won him over.
A look at how the startup is using technology to draw attention to independent films -- and who is funding the concept.
The location app's former head of business development discusses where his next job as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Andreessen Horowitz will land him.
We speak with James Beshara the co-founder of the group-funding site Crowdtilt about what it's like to run a fast-moving young company with major investors watching.
Whether your investors are friends and family or VCs, here's a guideline on how to pay yourself as your startup grows.
Trying to figure out how Silicon Valley really works? This documentary, recently released on DVD, offers plenty of insight into Apple, Intel and the money guys who bet on them.
The disastrous Facebook initial public offering isn't likely to damp venture-capital interest in tech startups.
With venture-capital investment flocking to social-media startups, who will back nascent startups innovating in such critical industries as material science, sensors, robotics, medical devices and life sciences?
A good concept is one thing, but investors are more likely to consider these three criteria -- and they can make or break your pitch
Consider these tips before you seek funding for your startup, whether from angel investors or VCs.
Though the passage of the JOBS Act opened the doors for crowdfunding, many startups are still seeking funding from venture capital firms, according to a new study.
Inspired by new waves of technology developments and blockbuster deals, VCs are feeling better at the start of 2012.
For the third quarter in a row, the market for venture capital shrank, continuing a long-term trend in the industry.
Rapid growth and its founders' ability to take the lion's market share are big factors in determining whether a start-up will get the attention of VC firms.
We spoke with the young entrepreneur about his experience as a founding team member at Pinterest and his new company Gumroad.
ReadyForZero racked up $4.5 million in funding to help consumers pay their bills.
The young startup has a small staff and no revenue, but Facebook's decision to buy is not just a blind gamble. Other venture capital firms will be looking to invest in similar companies.
With so many startups trying to follow in Facebook's -- and now Instagram's -- footsteps, they're forgetting one very important element: money.
Lot18 proves funding options are not dry for wine businesses.
A new law will increase the ability of small-business owners to raise capital from crowdfunding. But proceed with caution.
If you're looking to scale up one day, it will pay to know now about how late-stage investing works.
Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket present exciting new ways to increase a private company's liquidity -- but there are also dangers.
Here are the key factors for building an entrepreneurship community in your town.