Archive for May, 2010

What do Angels Look for in Fundable Deals – Part II

May 24 2010 No Commented

What do Angels Look for in Fundable Deals – Part II In the last post, I described the two most important characteristics of a fundable deal, that is, the entrepreneur/management team and the scalability of the business model.  So what are the additional features that can make or break an entrepreneur’s business plan? Angels prefer […]

What do Angels Look for in Fundable Deals – Part I

May 18 2010 No Commented

What do Angels Look for in Fundable Deals – Part I The two most important attributes of a fundable deal for angels is the quality of the entrepreneur and management team and the scalability of the venture. We would love to invest in entrepreneurs with prior CEO experience, but angels are most often approached by […]

Angel Investor Portfolio Strategy

May 12 2010 No Commented

Angel Investor Portfolio Strategy In an earlier post, I addressed the issue Is a Respectable ROI an Achievable Metric for Angels? and concluded that, under certain conditions, reasonable returns could be achieved from an angel’s portfolio. My conclusions were based on a study by Professor Rob Wiltbank at Willamette University (near Portland, OR) Returns to […]

Kiwi Bill Payne on the Frank Peters Show

May 11 2010 No Commented

Kiwi Bill Payne on the Frank Peters Show>