Lewis and Clark Ventures Tag

Eric Paley of Founder Collective recently argued in TechCrunch that “VC kills more startups than slow customer adoption, technical debt and co-founder infighting—combined.” His argument is essentially that VCs, lured by the sirens’ song of hyper-growth, back numerous companies with business models that aren’t ready to...

1) Sustained Innovation = Sustained Relevance This may seem like an incredibly obvious point: If you’re a company, you should be defining an innovation strategy. Most startups understand this concept all too well; it’s the older companies that have more reason for concern. Perhaps your business has...

Lewis & Clark Ventures, the St. Louis venture capital firm with several local portfolio companies, has participated in a $5.5 million Series B financing for Ohio-based Beam Dental, which provides dental benefits for small- and medium-sized businesses. Drive Capital, a venture firm from Columbus, Ohio, that...