Sample Engagements

Angel Seminar in Costa Rica

Two members of our AAI team participated in an innovative International Development Bank (IDB) initiative in Central America.  John May and Jim Hunt presented a one-day training seminar for a newly formed angel organization in San Jose, Costa Rica.  With a combination of PowerPoint slides, hand-outs, DVD video and case study exercises, the workshops described the American structured angel group movement, reviewed organizational options, and focused on current impediments for entrepreneurs and private investors in this country of 4.5 million highly educated inhabitants.

Blue Tree Allied Angels

Advised BlueTree Capital Group, LLC in their efforts to initiate, develop, and operate an angel network for the Pittsburgh/Western Pennsylvania region.

Incubator Development and Angel Capital Markets Study

NVG conducted a private sector capital evaluation and analysis of investment capacity for the state of Vermont. The study included developing outreach strategies for Fund and angel Network Alliance, making recommendations and outlining strategies for maximizing resources and capacity, researching best practices on integrating risk capital, conducting workshops, and producing a report on the state of incubation in Vermont and angel seed capital market.