What Colorado is doing to prevent sexual harassment in the startup community

What Colorado is doing to prevent sexual harassment in the startup community

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Sexual harassment, gender-based bias (both intentional and unintentional) have been a big part of Silicon Valley culture for... Read More

By: Peter Adams Monday July 31, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

What is meta due diligence for venture capital investment?

What is meta due diligence for venture capital investment?

By PeterAdams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Everyone knows that VCs and Angel investors conduct due diligence on companies before they invest. Angels who do 40 hours... Read More

By: Peter Adams Friday March 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

Goldilocks and the Three Bears of Venture Capital

Goldilocks and the Three Bears of Venture Capital

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club This is the story of Goldilocks, the angel investor, and the three startups (aka bears). One day, Goldilocks went to a... Read More

By: Peter Adams Tuesday February 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

Being at “Break Even” is a good-news/bad-news kind of thing

Being at “Break Even” is a good-news/bad-news kind of thing

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Ive heard a lot of founders who say after this round, well be at break-even. In half of the cases, Im thinking that this is... Read More

By: Peter Adams Tuesday January 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

Due diligence for founders is free consulting

Due diligence for founders is free consulting

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Many founders enter into due diligence kicking and screaming. They fight the process and in doing so discredit themselves... Read More

By: Peter Adams Thursday January 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

How to create believable venture capital proformas

How to create believable venture capital proformas

By Peter Adams Rockies Venture Club Investors see wild hockey stick projections made from conservative estimates every day and they cant tell quite what to make of them. These crazy... Read More

By: Peter Adams Tuesday December 27, 2016 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, proformas

UQM terminates stock purchase agreement with Hybrid Kinetic Group

UQM terminates stock purchase agreement with Hybrid Kinetic Group

LONGMONT -- UQM Technologies Inc. (NYSE MKT: UQM) today announced that on Monday, Dec. 26, 2016 it terminated the Stock Issuance and Purchase Agreement (the Agreement) with HongKong-based Hybrid... Read More

By: Peter Adams Tuesday December 27, 2016 0 comments Tags: Longmont, UQM, Joe Mitchell, Hybrid Kinetic Group

Amazing tax breaks for angel investors

Amazing tax breaks for angel investors

By Peter Adams Rockies Venture Club Angel investors take risks in backing startup companies but recent tax breaks make it a lot less risky than you may think! Experienced angel... Read More

By: Peter Adams Monday November 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, angel investing