Early-Stage Funding: Everything You Need to Know for Your Startup – Ashish Mistry, BLH Venture Partners

In order to achieve early-stage funding interest for your startup, you need to first understand the motivations of the investor. You might ask yourself, “What are they looking for? How much should I ask for? Where should I even begin?” To answer these questions...

How JumpFund is Evening the Funding Scales and Setting Their Sights on Women-Led Companies – Kim Seals

ASBN is pleased to welcome Kim Seals, General Partner at JumpFund, into the studio to talk with us about small business funding, specifically how JumpFund aims to fund women-owned small businesses. Kim begins by acknowledging what a great time it is to be an entrepreneur in...

How This Atlanta FinTech Disruptor Pushes the Boundaries of Small Business Lending – Robert Frohwein & Kathryn Petralia, Co-Founders of Kabbage

 Georgia is home to over 160 FinTech companies and organizations, making the state a global industry leader in FinTech innovation and execution. Recently, we had the opportunity to sit down with two of the founders of Kabbage, one of Atlanta’s most prolific FinTech disruptors. Robert...

Three Simple Steps To Discover Your Next Funding Opportunity – Kedma Ough, Author of Target Funding

 Funding a startup in its early stages is an incredibly important, however, somewhat daunting task. Between meetings, pitches, and proof of concepts, there are a lot of moving parts that entrepreneurs need to take into consideration. To shed more light on this crucial topic...

The 5 Team Members a Startup Must Have Before Seeking Funding

Your startup will not be judged by its idea alone. Investors will also want to see the team responsible for bringing that idea to life. If you don't have a good crew manning the office, it won't matter how good an entrepreneur you are...

The Dos and Don’ts of Selling Your Business – Michael Ramatowski, Georgia Association of Business Brokers

Selling your business often takes as much planning and careful consideration as starting it does. It’s never an easy or simple process, but the rewards can be life-changing. We recently caught up with Michael Ramatowski Managing Partner at RamBizGroup Business Solutions, and broker for...

How Atlanta-Based Cardlytics is Improving Customer Loyalty for Banking Institutions – Shannon Johnson

ASBN recently caught up Shannon Johnson, Group President of Financial Institutions at Cardlytics, at the 2019 FinTech South Conference at Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Cardlytics is an advertising platform that resides in digital bank channels, giving them a very unique view of customer...

What Bankers Look For When Small Businesses Apply For Financing – Jennifer Lucas, Ernst & Young

 ASBN catches up with Jennifer Lucas at 2019 FinTech South. Jennifer is the Executive Director of Payments Practice for Ernst & Young and she shares with us some of the key takeaways from her panel at FinTech South, "What's Next in B2B Payments", as...

Relieve the Tax Burden on Your Business with These Financial Planning Strategies – David Lerner, Ascent CPA Group

 While your business might still be recovering from the recent tax season and its many new policies, it’s already time to start thinking about your financial planning for next year. And although the 2019 year is shaping up to be much quieter in terms...

EnrichHER: How This Atlanta FinTech Platform is Connecting Women-led Businesses to Capital Investors – Dr. Roshawnna Novellus & Tiara Zolnierz

 Last year, there were a total of 12.3 million women-owned businesses in the U.S., with an average of 1,821 launching every single day. This means that now, women own 4 out of every 10 businesses in the country. So why is it still difficult...

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