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Reflections on a Career in Venture Capital
A career in venture capital requires an ongoing need to learn and keep learning. After almost four decades in, Len Batterson shares his experience and investment stories.Read more
Venture Capital Investing in an Epoch of Change
The world and everything around us is changing faster than at any time in history. Despite that reality, things rarely feel like they’re changing all that fast, because we are so accustomed to the pace of change.Read more
A Field of Dreams Where Slugging Percentage Matters Most
The key to venture capital investment success is slugging percentage. Doubles and triples are good, but home runs are what really count.Read more
Some Baseballisms for A New Year
With 2021 on deck, our thoughts turn to baseball. Spring training is less than two months away and we hope the pandemic is finally in the bottom of the ninth.Read more
Cleversafe's home run team batting again with Ocient
Cleversafe’s exit, selling to IBM for $1.3 billion, took place in 2015, just as VCapital was starting up. A big idea intersected with practical need and market demand. Many new millionaires were minted as a result.Read more
Conservative Value Investor Takes a Risk
Laws of Attraction: Can conservative value investors love venture capital too? In a word, absolutely.Read more
Venture Capital in a Time of Historic Change
The pandemic’s end remains unknown. Sharing our thoughts on COVID implications for the economy, and especially for venture capital investment, seems in order.Read more
The LoPresti Family: Founders, Investors, and Philanthropists
VCapital is humbled to think of our decade-long relationship with the LoPresti family, as both investors and as friends.Read more
EDJX Profile: Bold Horses Demand World-Class Jockeys
At VCapital, we believe that the jockey can be even more important than the horse. Introducing a key jockey at EDJX, VCapital’s latest portfolio company: James Thomason, the venture’s Chief Technology Officer.Read more
Diversify Differently: What the Heck Does THAT Mean??
Investors most certainly turn to venture capital for investment home runs. We urge our VCapital investors to diversify their entire portfolio both with — and within — the venture capital asset class.Read more