A new venture firm called BlueYard

http://blueskyglassworks.ca/?p=238 You may have noticed a significant decay in my blogging activity recently. My excuse is that over the last few months Jason Whitmire and I have started a new venture firm called BlueYard Capital and that took up a fair amount of attention and time. With the help of our entrepreneurs, our co-investors and a whole… Continue reading

Architecting valuations (building a house of cards)

In a day and age of valuations as  score card there are in some cases extraordinary efforts being made to forcefully make certain milestone valuations happen (100m, 500m, 1bn etc). The right way to make a high(er) valuation happen is of course to have someone just pay that price with fair and appropriate growth / later… Continue reading