[US] Rutgers Partners H360 Capital And NJIT To Attract Tech Companies To Newark


Rutgers’ Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CUEED) , has announced a partnership with a minority-run early stage venture capital firm, H360 Capital , and NJIT’s Enterprise Development Center (EDC) , to attract technology companies to Newark, New Jersey.

Episode 112: Profitable Relationships with Dave Kerpen

Mike Michalowicz

CEO and Founder of Likeable Local, Dave Kerpen is the father of 2 beautiful girls, husband to an amazing business partner, and friend to many. As one of Entrepreneur’s top 10 up and coming leaders, Dave has been featured on CNBC’s “On the Money”, BBC, ABC World News Tonight, the CBS Early Show, the New York Times, and countless blogs. Dave is a Venture Partner at Gen Y Capital Partners an early-stage venture firm, which is leveraging Gen Y to support Gen Y.

3 Main startup traits attract money and talent

Taffy Williams

Future employees, investors, or potential business partners may describe my factors in different terms. Technology I have reached a stage of loving technology and finding excitement in new and novel inventions.

Investors may be attracted to a startup for one of these

Taffy Williams

Early stage companies need seasoned professionals to contribute to the build out of the business. It is common to find new partners or investors in a fund seeking to develop better awareness about a new field. I do not care what you are selling, let's talk about what I need!

A Google Docs interview with Richard Simms, co-founder of Tech Talent South

Jeff Hilimire

Right now, we run programs here in Atlanta (where we started the company) as well as in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Asheville, NC. I was doing an early-stage startup in Chicago and Betsy was running a physical product development company in Charlotte that she’d recently sold.

Need Money? A Few Links to Possible Investors

Taffy Williams

Remember that most startups get no professional investment in the early years. In addition, some investors do not want to see early cash go toward salary. Sources to consider for capital: · Friends & Family are often used in early times by many startups. Angel Investors often like to get in very early VCs usually come after the company is better established and better developed. Licensing or Partnering with a BigCo or Vendor.


Angel Education is Sometimes Required

Taffy Williams

Angels are qualified investors willing to take a risk and invest their money in an early stage company or startup. Remember, investors are like partners and will be around for a long while. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. They may have made money in the field of the investment but this is not necessary. They may or may not even know about the space they are investing.