Venture Capital - Firms and Sources
For Canadian Inventors
Research our links for Canadian invention funding, innovation information, research money, grants, awards, venture capital, support groups and Canadian government patent offices.
Raise Money With Kickstarter?
While Kickstarter is intended for all types of creative projects and is not just for inventors. The possibilities for an inventor with a good design or technology product to raise some seed cash is there.
Venture Capital - Small Business Investment Company Program
The New Markets Venture Capital Program: privately owned and managed investment firms that provide a venture capital source and start-up financing to small businesses - all firms are licensed and regulated by the SBA.
National Venture Capital Association
The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) is the trade association that represents the venture capital industry. It is a member-based organization. Its membership consists of venture capital firms and organizations who manage pools of risk equity venture capital designated to be invested in young, emerging companies.
National Association of State Venture Capital Funds
Venture capital source - The National Association of Seed and Venture Funds is an organization of private, public and nonprofit organizations committed to building their local economies by investing and facilitating investment in local entrepreneurs.
AusInvent - Venture Capital and Technology Incubators
For Australian ventures - AusInvent Technology Incubators have an venture capital source investors directory, look under advice and support for venture capital firms and technology incubator information.
Australian - Venture Capital Market Place
Provides an up-to-date list of direct investment opportunities in private companies seeking venture capital source investment - or for the inventor some listings are free for selling a business or technology transfer.
National Business Incubation Association
Venture capital source - Athens, Ohio 740-593-4331l.
Business Finance Directory - Loan & Venture Capital Sources
Directory of business loan and venture capital sources.
Venture Capital Directory
Band of Angels
The Band of Angels is a formal group of 150 former and current high tech executives and entrepreneurs who provide counsel and venture capital to startup companies.
Five basic but must-do tips on finding angel investors.
Secrets To Unlocking Venture Capital For Your Company
If there is a secret to obtaining venture capital it is simply: Preparation, Positioning and Perseverance.