Summit for Angels, Foundations for Growth

As much as we try to stay ahead of the curve here at Startup Angels, last week’s was in many ways overdue. As angel investing and entrepreneurship have gained traction outside coastal cities, ecosystems have sprung up in Kansas City, in Little Rock, in Provo and in Dallas, each with their own local leaders and quirks. At the same time, barriers for entry have lowered, creating thousands of new angels and entrepreneurs and making these local networks even more critical. As such, we felt the lack of a national forum convening actors from all over the startup community – investors, corporations, community leaders and entrepreneurs – was a considerable oversight. (more…)

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