This presentation was part of Vermont Community Foundation’s “Invest in Vermont” Series held virtually during February 2021. To view the full video presentations from the conference, please click here….
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The Cap Raise: Governance
Post-investment, most investors who lead an investment round, and particularly institutional investors, want some governance rights or control over the future decisions made by the company….
The Cap Raise: Valuation
Valuation is one of several economic terms which primarily govern how much money investors make under different circumstances. VCs and BDs are both options for raising capital, and both will work with clients to come to a shared valuation….
The Cap Raise: Introduction
This blog, “The Cap Raise”, is a collaboration between Cairn Cross of FreshTracks Capital and Diane Abruzzini of VENTURE.co Holdings, Inc. We intend to discuss the differences between raising funding from venture capital firms and raising funding via broker-dealers…
Peak Pitch 2017 Highlights and Appreciation
Peak Pitch 2017 brought many entrepreneurs, investors, and business professionals together for a fun event of pitching, skiing, networking, and some winning pitches!…
Peak Pitch 2017 – March 9 at Sugarbush!
Peak Pitch Vermont will take place at the Sugarbush Ski Resort in Warren, Vermont on Thursday, March 9….
Peak Pitch Wrap Up 2015
Many thanks to the entrepreneurs, investors, and sponsors who participated in Peak Pitch ’15 at Sugarbush Resort on March 12. A record number of entrepreneurs pitched their business ideas to…
Peak Pitch March 12 at Sugarbush – Reserve Today!
Hosted by FreshTracks Capital, the Vermont Peak Pitch 2015 event will again take place at the Sugarbush Ski Resort in Warren, Vermont on Thursday, March 12. Now in its tenth…
Cairn Cross’ VT Venture Network Presentation – Jan 2015
On January 22, 2015, FreshTracks co-founder Cairn Cross attracted largest crowd ever at a VVN meeting for his talk on Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital in Vermont….