Survival 2010


Keiretsu founder on how to get funded now!

Randy Williams gives actionable tips

Innovation series by Reena A Jadhav
December 1, 2008 | Comments
Short URL:

The Survival 2010 series covers actionable insights, expert advice, and market predictions from leading investors and executives.

In this segment Reena Jadhav interviews Keiretsu Forum founder Randy Williams. All is well in Keiretsu angel land, with 26 fundings this year and Randy seeing tremendous opportunity to fund great companies at attractive valuations.

His recommendation to entrepreneurs -stay focussed on core, get to profitability and read the sports page to stay positive in these tough times. He also sheds light on the ideal funding candidate for their investors: a pre-money valuation under $5m, strong management team, visible liquidity in 3 years and open to negotiating the valuation. 

Watch the interview to hear actionable tips on getting funded - build deep relationships with investors, be a guest at the next Keiretsu Forum event and more! How can you resist such a gracious invitation when 60% of their presenting companies close funding successfully.


Related companies, investors and entrepreneurs

Reena A Jadhav
Bio: Reena is an entrepreneur with a passion for game-changing, value-creating ideas. She currently splits her time between CareerHero and coa...
blog comments powered by Disqus

Featured Stories

Other episodes of this series

Get to profitability now


Survival 2010

by Reena A Jadhav
Angel investor Hamid Rezepour speaks with Reena Jadhav

Is this why you're not getting funded?


Survival 2010

by Reena A Jadhav
John Matthesen shares why eight out of 10 fail to get funded

The upside of fear, uncertainty and doubt


Survival 2010

by Reena A Jadhav
Soaring Venture partner Steven Elefant says today's tough times are great for entrepreneurs

Tim Draper gives Survival 2010 tips


Survival 2010

by Reena A Jadhav
Crisis is an opportunity to grab huge markets

Valuations are down 50%, get profitable now!


Survival 2010

by Reena A Jadhav
Collin Wiel shares tips and predictions with Reena Jadhav