The Silliness Of Recapping Seed Rounds
JULY 14, 2015
company raises $1m of seed money from angels in a convertible note with a $6m cap. Assuming equity is raised at or above that cap, the total dilution, before the new money, is 16.6% (equivalent to an equity financing of $1m at a $6m post money valuation. ” They are running out of money. It blew my mind.
How the Seed-Stage VC Trend Began, The Downsides of Unicorns & Much More
Both Sides of the Table
MARCH 6, 2015
Some quick highlights include: The Role of a Seed Stage VC. Each VC raises money – say $90 million. But not many others.
Why the Series A Crunch Might Be a Good Thing
Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
In 2012, Rust and co-founder Garrett Johnson raised $2 million in seed funding in two weeks. million in seed funding in 2011 and 2012.
Diversification – The Alternative to Market Timing
MARCH 10, 2012
think that over time, this is the best way to handle market swings as a seed stage investor who is a) playing in a highly unpredictable part of the market and b) has a very long time horizon. Valuation Discipline. We have a pretty strong sense of what realistic valuation ranges are and aren’t for seed stage companies. etc. 4.
VCs in seed clothing: Chris Dixon, Mark Suster, and Naval Ravikant interviewed
MAY 5, 2010
The topic was VC signaling in seed rounds — and how these signals help or hurt your ability to raise money in the next round. Outline.
Venture Seed vs Angel Seed « Immersive Web
JUNE 22, 2010
Immersive Web Home About Venture Seed vs Angel Seed I really enjoyed the Boston Angel Boot Camp on June 1. Among the many great discussions, the most critical one in my mind centered on the impact that the source of money can have on an early, seed startup. Isn’t seed money just seed money?