How do you attract venture capitalists?

Irving, Charles; McNair, Martin
April 2003
Electronics Weekly;4/9/2003, Issue 2094, p42
Trade Publication
Presents information how an entrepreneur should approach the problem of attracting venture capital. Preparation for approaching a venture capitalist; Tips in preparing for business plan; Common questions asked by venture capitalists to start-up business.


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