Entries by Peter

The Venture Capital Pitch – Team Slide

Arguably the team is the most important factor in angel capital and venture capital investing, but the proper way to create a team slide seems to remain a mystery to many.  For example, if you are one of those companies that puts the team slide up in the front of your deck, I have to […]

Is there a bubble?

You may be asking yourself whether we’re in a tech bubble. Check out these valuation multiples from CB Insights on some of the top “unicorn” companies and decide for yourself.

CB Insights Venture Capital Report for 2014

Venture capital funding hit its highest annual mark since 2001 as venture investors participated in $47.3 billion across 3,617 deals. Even versus 2013, the past year was huge as venture capital skyrocketed 62% YoY due to multiple $500M+ mega-rounds while deal growth was more modest, climbing 8%. Of note, two quarters each – Q2’14 and […]