Entries by GeekTown

Look to the Angels

In our experience, founders of start-up companies seeking capital often focus too early and too exclusively on attracting interest from professionally managed venture capital funds. Most VC funds have significant sums of cash that they need to place within four or five years and do not view small start-up investments (generally under $5 million) as […]

Enwright Named Partner at Law Firm of Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein

BIRMINGHAM, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Steven J. Enwright has been named a partner at Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein, PLLC, a full-service law firm in Birmingham. Enwright has more than 20 years of experience in all aspects of business law, including corporate finance and counseling, mergers and acquisitions, and technology licensing, as well as transactions involving venture capital, business start-ups […]

Creating an Advisory Board

Creating an Advisory Board Why should the founder or CEO of a successful company, or maybe even an entrepreneur leading a company that’s just starting out, consider creating an advisory board? Ideally, formal advisors can open a few doors to other influential people in their network; however, this is just one benefit. In an era […]