VC Tag

Last year, one of my former Bain colleagues wrote an article for Harvard Business Review titled “Professionalize a Startup Without Stifling It.” The piece struck a responsive chord for me, and I thought it might for many of you. The author, James Allen, describes a situation...

Agriculture startups that raised seed rounds in recent years are blossoming into businesses sought after by later-stage investors. Investment in the agtech space is up sharply this year, driven by a spike of rounds at Series B and later stages, according to Crunchbase data. Altogether, agtech...

The Google search history of many earlier-stage companies likely includes this phrase: “how to raise venture capital.” While there’s certainly no shortage of relevant information on the internet, it can be daunting to create a sound strategy based on self-conducted research. Based on many conversations...

Brian Hopcraft was recently featured in Forbes providing advice on, “6 Investment Strategies For Founders Raising Funding.” Start building relationships with potential investors yesterday. Even 15 years ago, looking for capital used to be a mystery, but today, everything is at your fingertips. Brian Hopcraft from Lewis...

An Article on Fortune.com by Erin Griffith Mar 28, 2017 VENTURE DEALS Benson Hill Biosystems, a St. Louis agricultural technology company, raised $25 million in Series B funding. Lewis & Clark Ventures and Prelude Ventures led the round, with participation from Fall Line Capital, S2G Ventures, Alexandria Venture Investments, Cultivation...