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Mike Scanlin | Elance
 
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Mike Scanlin

former venture capitalist helping startups
   United States
  |  9:20 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $200

I help startups raise money from investors. I was an investment banker for 4 years helping startups raise capital, and a venture capitalist for 6 years at two billion $ VC funds (Sierra Ventures and Battery Ventures). I have invested $86M of LP money into tech startups, and have been on a dozen Boards.

I have a vast network of VC and angel investor contacts in Silicon Valley and nationwide. I have a database on their likes and dislikes (stage of company they like, industry sectors they focus on, etc). After 10 years of working on deals with...

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Sep 4, 2014|Business Plans|$1,000|Completed
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Jun 15, 2014|Marketing Strategy|$200|Working
Feb 4, 2014|Business Plans|$1,040|Completed
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Dec 16, 2013|Other - Sales & Marketing|$80|Working

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Skills (6)

Tested
VC Term Sheets
Executive Summaries
Investor Slides
Capitalization Tables
Business Planning
Business Analysis

Service Description

I have read over 15,000 business plans. As an ibanker, I helped 120 startups raise $400M. As a VC, I have invested $86M directly into tech startups.

My services include helping you write your exec summary, investor slides, and financial model. I will introduce you to relevant VCs and investors. I can help negotiate term sheets, edit cap tables (capitalization tables), and suggest best practices for founder issues (stock vesting, board seats, etc).



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introductions to investors
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cap tables
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