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How to get about meetings with angel investors


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How to get about meetings with angel investors

  1. 1. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture Capitalists How to getmeetings with BusinessInvestors and Venture CapitalistsTo raise capital, angel investors are key to yourbusiness. Find out how you can develop a strategicbusiness plan that will help you source funds frominvestors. Read More
  2. 2. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture CapitalistsWhen you are starting a new businessor product, often the search for fundingis a job in and of itself. Developing abusiness plan, conducting producttesting and development, implementingstrategies, and finding and approachinginvestors requires a great deal of time,effort, and research. In addition, it alsorequires a great deal of networking.While it should never deter you fromstarting a business or seeking fundingaltogether, getting in the door withangel investors and venture capitalists isoften a matter of who you know.
  3. 3. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture CapitalistsThis doesnt mean that only the elite getthe opportunity to meet with these kindsof investors about their businessproposals, but that meeting andconnecting with the right people can bean effective strategy for getting aninvestors attention. Many of todaysinvestors and venture capitalists arefunding fewer and fewer proposals andare swamped year in and year out withproposals and business plans forstartups and new ideas. Most of todaysinvestors are often approached with
  4. 4. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture Capitalistsmore ideas and requests for fundingthan they can ever actually have time toreview. Because of this, todays startupsneed to be more competitive andinnovative than ever before when itcomes to seeking funding.While posting your startup informationon a number of reputable sites thatconnect with these kinds of investorsand sending emails to them can behelpful, never assume that this isenough. At the same time, dontcontinuously spam your potential
  5. 5. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture Capitalistsinvestors with your requests, as that isone of the fastest ways to get yourproposal thrown in the "do not call" pile.Instead, focus on developing aneffective elevator pitch, attend eventswhere investors are likely to be present,and connect with local investors andmiddlemen who are likely to be able tointroduce you to investors.Middlemen are often your best bet forgetting the opportunity to meetpotential investors in person, make animpression, and share something about
  6. 6. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture Capitalistsyour idea or project. Middlemen come ina variety of forms, but most often arethe people that interact frequently withinvestors. A middle man can be anotherentrepreneur, other investors, lawyers,accountants, and market andtechnology executives. Before you beginyour search to obtain funding, it isimportant to learn about who your localinvestors are first, as these are oftenyour best bet for obtaining funding. Inaddition, you are more likely to be ableto attend events where you can mingle
  7. 7. How to Get Meetings With Business Investors and Venture Capitalistswith these types of investors and theirmiddlemen and share your ideas.Read moreAbout this AuthorThe author has been writing articles online for over 4 years now. Not only does thisauthor specialize in health, fitness and relationships you can also check out his latestwebsites on Ice Hockey Goalie Equipment and Ice Hockey GearArticle Source: