How to Meet Angel Investors for Starup Capital
Angel investors finance far more companies than venture capitalists and the good news is that there’s probably an angel investor group near you. To meet them about providing you with startup capital, you will need to contact the local network chapter or club. Sorry, but you can’t get their home number and email because they don’t want to be swamped by entrepreneurs. These days angel investing is a business for which they prefer to have a screening process administered by paid staff or volunteer MBA students. They have plenty of deals to choose from.
You can find local sources of seed capital here.
Be sure to read these tips on how to approach angel investors and mistakes to avoid. Be sure to watch this short video on how not to talk to potential investors. You’d be surprised at how many first-time capital seekers want to do all the talking and no listening.