Archive for June, 2012

Visiting Angels and Entrepreneurs in Northern Europe

June 19 2012 No Commented

My wife, Ann, and I visited Ireland, Russia, Estonia and Finland, from mid-March to mid-April (2012), sharing experiences in angel investing through lectures, discussions and workshops.  We met passionate entrepreneurs with exciting startup companies and engaged angels investors in all four countries. Ireland Upon arriving in Dublin, we were met by our hostess, Diane Roberts, […]

The Road to Crowdfunding Hell

June 19 2012 No Commented

It is remarkable to me the lack of rational analysis about equity crowdfunding.  Sure, crowdfunding “sounds like” an easy source of capital for startup entrepreneurs, leading to happy entrepreneurs, delighted investors and job creation galore.  Few pundits seem to have the depth of knowledge and foresight to look far enough down the equity crowdfunding road […]