Portfolio Management: What happens AFTER you get funded?
Most startups work months, even years, to secure funding that will be the lifeblood of their business. Securing that precious capital has been the primary goal of every founder in our portfolio at one point or another, and along the way they have become familiar with the beginning of the venture capital path. What a lot of entrepreneurs don’t know is how the relationship between investment firm and company continues well after the ink on the check is dry.
Reid Spears is an Investment Officer at the George Kaiser Family Foundation. He collaborates with i2E, Atento Capital, and other investors to building companies in Tulsa, and is Chairman of the Board at 36 Degrees North, an Entrepreneur Support Organization for local entrepreneurs building high-growth, technology-enabled businesses.
Welcome one of our newest clients who is developing a software application to forecast project schedule timing and resources for the construction and oil and gas industries.