FreshTracks Peak Pitch 2019 Gives Entrepreneurs a Lift

FreshTracks Capital announces the return of Peak Pitch, a start-up business pitch event on the slopes, scheduled for Thursday March 28th. Now in its fourteenth year, Peak Pitch brings aspiring entrepreneurs and investors together for a unique version of the classic “elevator pitch.” At Peak Pitch, a shared chairlift ride gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to… Read more »

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.

2018 Road Pitch Final Pitch-off Results Announced

At the pitch-off event of Road Pitch 2018, the winning pitch was delivered by Erik Johnson the founder of Synticos. When choosing Synticos as the winner, the Road Pitch rider group noted that Synticos clearly explained the problem that it was solving and identified a substantial market opportunity and had an excellent group of advisors with industry knowledge and experience.

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