Christopher Mirabile is the Chairman of the Angel Capital Association (ACA), the leading professional and trade association for angel groups and accredited individual angel investors. He is the co-founder of portfolio management tool Seraf-investor.com. He is also co-Managing Director of Launchpad Venture Group, a venture investment group focused on seed and early-stage investments in technology-oriented companies. Read more...

February 15, 2017

Engaging in Straight Talk: Operating a Customer Council

A practical guide to running a customer council.
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January 26, 2017

Taking it To the Streets: The Argument for Using a Customer Council

An overview of how to set up a customer council as a really powerful tool for product and company strategy.
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December 20, 2016

Superstars for Rent: How to Build Your Advisory Board

Surround yourself with experts at each stage of the game.
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November 14, 2016

Reconciliation - Shaping Trump Polices to Drive Innovation and Jobs

The innovation economy is key to our national prosperity and competitiveness. In times of populism, innovators must make their voices heard.
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November 01, 2016

Board Basics: Advisory Boards

An overview of the difference between corporate and advisory boards and why you need both.
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October 11, 2016

Avoid These Five Deep Dive Meeting Pitfalls

Even an experienced entrepreneur can trip up in a deep dive - here are five traps to avoid.
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September 20, 2016

Surviving A Deep Dive Meeting

Getting through an investor deep dive takes all the communication skills you can muster - particularly listening skills.
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September 01, 2016

Ducks In A Row: Prepping for A Deep Dive Meeting With Investors

A deep dive meeting with investors doesn't have to be painful - with some prep, you can master it.
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August 05, 2016

Form D: The One-Yard Closing Fumble You Need to Avoid

Careless mistake: many entrepreneurs forget about their Form D filing obligations.
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July 08, 2016

Three Syndication Traps to Avoid

3 rookie mistakes to avoid in angel syndication.
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