Georgia seeks to lead drone industry

...suits against drone operators are keeping major investors on the sidelines."It's really hard to make a case for venture capital because we don't know what the rules are going to be," Justice said.

Debate on how to create Georgia jobs

...its low taxes and giveaways. He has signed legislation to remove the tax factories paid on energy, to create a venture-capital fund with taxpayer dollars and to let developers of giant tourist attractions keep one-quarter of the sales taxes...

William S. Morris IV to lead Morris Venture Capital

...has been named CEO of Morris Venture Capital (MVC), a new division of Morris...several years, he said."Morris Venture Capital gives us a great resource to...opportunities that exist for venture capital investment. In our company we...

2003's oddest venture capital startups

...year was no different, even as venture capital investments fell to their lowest...Venture Economics and the National Venture Capital Association pored through industry...possibility. "Let's face it, a venture capital startup is a roll of the dice...

'Venture capital' loans approved

...organization approved $600,000 in "venture capital" loans to three area businesses...requirements of recipients. The venture capital fund totals about $1 million...million if necessary. Like private venture capital companies, SRRDI invests the...

High-tech beauty contest earns winners venture capital

...companies are in town to flirt with venture capital firms, investment bankers and corporate...few years ago. But the separate venture capital forum is a first for the giant Comdex...magazine that is a sponsor of the Venture Capital forum.

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$60 million scam targeted people seeking venture capital

...convicted killer helped organize a venture-capital scam, opened a Caribbean bank...businesses, prosecutors charged. No venture capital was ever distributed. "They...before getting into the fake venture-capital business. His 80-acre ranch...

In business news

...gain in more than eight years.Ex-NAACP head joins venture capital firmSAN JOSE, CALIF. - Just months after stepping...entrepreneurs Mitchell Kapor and Freada Kapor Klein at their venture capital investment firm that backs information technology...

Georgia's most innovative companies honored

...year's legislative session, it was pushing a list of proposals that included pooling taxpayer money into a government venture-capital fund like some other states have.TAG also supports government policies that can spark more corporate innovation...

Experience prized in tough investment times

...Glenn had little trouble raising venture capital for three different Silicon Valley...pretty clueless." In 2001, venture capital suddenly wasn't easy money...an additional $50 million in venture capital last month if not for its recent...