In VC Industry, 5 Schools Rule
- John Martinson. Goldblatt, Dan // njbiz;7/17/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 29, p16
The article profiles John Martinson, founder and managing partner of Edison Venture Fund. Martinson also contributed to the founding of the New Jersey Technology Council and the New Jersey Venture Fair. He received the Outstanding Service Award from the U.S. National Venture Capital Association...
- No slowdown in software investing. Garretson, Cara // Network World;8/8/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 31, p25
This article focuses on the economic performance of software investing in terms of venture capital as of the second quarter of 2005 in the U.S. The survey conducted by the National Venture Capital Association suggested that software programs for business or consumer use gained the most...
- Fourth-Quarter Venture Funding Plunged. Daks, Martin C. // njbiz;2/2/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p5
The article reports a decline in venture investment by more than 50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2008 as 24 New Jersey companies got a total of $134.5 million. According to the latest MoneyTree Report provided by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association, the fourth...
- Venture capitalists seek less adventure. Jones Yang, Dori // U.S. News & World Report;06/04/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 22, p39
Discusses venture capitalism in the United States as of June, 2001. The perceived impact of venture capitalism on the U.S. economy; Decrease in the amount of venture capital; Changes in the practice of venture capitalism.
- Good-Bye to Venture Capital. Anderson, Howard // Technology Review;Jun2005, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p43
This article looks the future of venture capital in the United States. Venture capitalists (VC) like to think of themselves as giants striding across the technology landscape, showering money on terrific young entrepreneurs, adding value, creating jobs, nurturing real companies. But they have...
- Venture Money Continues to Pour In. // SCOR Report;May2001, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p1
Reveals an increase of venture money in the United States during the first quarter of 2001 according to the report of the National Venture Capital Association. Total average of venture capital in 2001 first-quarter; Comparison with the 2000 performance; Contributory factors to the increase.
- 'Venture capital' has several interpretations. Roush, Matt // Crain's Detroit Business;06/21/99, Vol. 15 Issue 25, pE-21
Focuses on the National Venture Capital Association's definition of the term `venture capital.' Interpretations by a variety of private equity-funding sources; Subset of private equity aimed at providing long-term capital for a private enterprise; Money for startup companies in the form of stock.
- Are big VC deals bad for start-ups? J.U. // Inc.;Jan97, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p19
Discusses venture capital deals. Statistics from the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA); Venture capital given to start-up companies; Comments from Carl Thoma, president of NVCA.
- THE AMERICAS. Platt, Gordon // Global Finance;Jul2000, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p8
Reports the increase in the record of venture capital firms in the United States in the first quarter of 2000. Details on the findings of the National Venture Capital Association on the industry; Strong performance of buyout funds; Record posted by venture-backed investments; Significance of...