Author Archives: Robert W Price

Intel Capital Expands in Russia with New Investment Director

Intel Capital, Intel Corporation’s global investment and M&A organization, has announced the appointment of Kirill Cehoval as Director for Russia and CIS. Kirill Cehoval will work alongside Maxim Krasnykh, Intel Capital Director for Russia and CIS, to source new investment opportunities and manage portfolios in the region. Before joining Intel, Kirill served as Vice-President at Altera Capital, a $500 million

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Social Venture Partners Seeks Los Angeles Nonprofits for the Social Innovation Fast Pitch Program

Social Venture Partners seeks Los Angeles-area Nonprofits for the 2014 Social Innovation Fast Pitch program. Apply by July 9 for your chance to participate. Modeled on venture capital funding competitions, Fast Pitch helps organizations define their impact, powerfully communicate their vision, and raise more funds as a result. In an effort to support social entrepreneurs tackling some of this city’s toughest

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AlwaysOn – Top 10 Internet Trends Creating the Biggest Business Opportunities For Entrepreneurs

Our friends at the AlwaysOn Network prepared a list of the top 10 Internet trends creating the biggest business opportunities for entrepreneurs in the next 5 years. This great information and more will be presented and debated at their AlwaysOn annual Silicon Valley Innovation Summit on July 29th and 30th at the Computer History in Mountain View. AlwaysOn’s Silicon Valley

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Harvard Business School Study – Venture Capitalists and Collabration to Exits

The more affinity there is between two Venture Capitalists investing in a firm, the less likely the firm will succeed, according to research by Harvard Business School researchers Paul Gompers, Yuhai Xuan and Vladimir Mukharlyamov. In venture capital, friendship can be expensive. Using the VC industry as a testing ground, the authors seek to answer two questions about collaboration: What

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Fenwick Report on ABC v. Aereo What the Supreme Court Decided – And What It Did Not

On June 25, 2014, a 6-3 majority of the Supreme Court held that Aereo’s service that allows customers to view over-the-air TV broadcasts via the internet violated the public performance right under the Copyright Act. Applying what the dissent characterized as “an improvised standard (‘looks-like-cable-TV’),” the majority held that Aereo infringed copyrights owned by television networks. The Court was extraordinarily

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Global Entrepreneurship Program – Putting It All Together and Getting Financed

FREE GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM Do you want to learn more about entrepreneurship and starting a business? We have the world’s first online global entrepreneurship program. Now it’s simple and easy to take online courses created and led by renowned experts in the field of entrepreneurship. PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER AND GETTING FINANCED LEARNING OBJECTIVES: – We review the venture drill

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US House Judiciary Committee Passes the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act

Recently the US House Judiciary Committee voted to approve legislation to permanently extend the moratorium on taxation of internet access. The bill, titled the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act, would make permanent the current internet tax moratorium that prevents states and localities from levying taxes on access to the internet. It would also eliminate a grandfather clause that currently allows

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Why is an exit strategy important for entrepreneurs?

Harvesting from Your Venture’s Value This Article supports our belief that having a harvest goal in mind and creating an exit strategy to achieve it are what separate successful entrepreneurs from the rest. Clearly, the main objective of professional entrepreneurs is to create economic value. It is unfortunate that little attention in the entrepreneurial world has been given to exiting a business

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Global Entrepreneurship Program – Creating Your Exit Strategy and Exit Goals

FREE GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM Do you want to learn more about entrepreneurship and starting a business? We have the world’s first online global entrepreneurship program. Now it’s simple and easy to take online courses created and led by renowned experts in the field of entrepreneurship. VALUE DRIVER #10 CREATING YOUR EXIT STRATEGY AND EXIT GOALS LEARNING OBJECTIVES: – We define

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