By Kelsy Harms on July 18, 2013
Should your young company pursue venture capital or not?
That is the question Clint Smith, CEO of Emma, and Vic Gatto, partner at Solidus and Jumpstart Foundry debated over at an event last week at E|SPACES Belle Meade, hosted by the Vanderbilt Healthcare Alumni Association.
By Kelsy Harms on September 7, 2012
The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite only non-profit comprised of the world’s leading young entrepreneurs, released a report last week naming Nashville No. 2 of 12 “startup paradise” cities in America, second to Vegas. Other U.S. cities counted among the 12 include, Los Angeles, NYC, Orlando and Boulder.
By Kelsy Harms on August 9, 2012
This month the Nashville Capital Network (NCN) and the Nashville Health Care Council are issuing a comprehensive report on the local venture capital marketplace, titled “Nashville Venture Capital Report: 2001-2011.” The report investigates venture capital investments in Nashville-based companies over the last decade with a special focus on venture capital investment in Nashville health care companies. The Nashville Venture Capital Report is the first study of its kind on local venture capital investment.