Tag Archives: Cava Capital

Investing In Venture, A Bit Like Buying A Great Bottle Of Wine

I have seen a lot of articles published recently on the rise of “enterprise” investing in venture.  It’s supposedly back en-vogue!  Social media is dead and enterprise and data are where all the investors are going.  Personally, I think this … Continue reading

Posted in Venture Investing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Accelerators – Not All Are Created Equal

A few weeks ago, the terrific folks at  Startup America Partnership asked me to host an hour web conference called “Ask the VC”.  I had a great time answering questions on a wide variety of topics related to entrepreneurship, the current funding … Continue reading

Posted in Venture Capital Industry | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Response is great for LOCAL RESPONSE

Cava is pleased to announce our latest investment in Local Response, the leading check-in based ad network. The amount of press received on this deal is impressive.  Click here to see coverage from The Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, Ad … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Venture Investing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s the Innovation Economy Stupid!

I have been reading a lot of articles recently declaring a “bubble” in the VC or tech world. To be honest, I am trying to understand the logic supporting this fascination. I know we have pundits: either political, economic or … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Venture Investing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quora – My new favorite habit

I know a lot has been written about Quora. Lots of it is positive, some negative. Like anything else, I guess its a matter of perspective and time before we will all see whether they are the next great social … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Venture Investing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

StartUp America

All the recent press and coverage of the new White house program Startup America has certainly had a positive impact on the state of innovation and entrepreneurship in America. For those who haven’t seen the Austan Goolsbee, Chairman of the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

And Now For the Rest…

My bad..Its been a long two weeks since the last post. Looking at a ton of new deals and really exciting things have kept me away. Facebook / Goldman Deal..wow. LinkedIn talking about filing, attending the UBS Tech and Media … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment