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KANSAS CITY, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Small high-tech businesses have been a noted high-octane engine for new jobs, income and economic growth. However, severely limited access to capital for early-stage companies has hindered that growth, as the existing venture capital market (VCs) primarily serves a fraction of the nation’s entrepreneurs.
OCTOBER 23, 2019: MIDWEST-BASED FINANCING AND VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS PARTNER TO PROVIDE STARTUPS WITH DIVERSE SOURCES OF CAPITAL
KANSAS CITY, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Novel Growth Partners, a new revenue-based financing (RBF) firm recently partnered with Flyover Capital a well-respected midwest venture capital (VC) firm to provide financing to ABODO, a Madison, Wisconsin-based startup focused on making apartment hunting easier.
AUGUST 8, 2018: NOVEL GROWTH PARTNERS ANNOUNCES FIRST INVESTMENT IN GROWING KANSAS CITY TECH COMPANY
Kansas City – August 8, 2018 – Novel Growth Partners, a new Kansas City investment firm dedicated to funding underserved tech companies throughout the Midwest, is pleased to announce their first major investment in DivvyHQ, a company specializing in software for content creation and management....
FEBRUARY 1, 2018: NOVEL GROWTH PARTNERS LAUNCHES FUND TO INVEST IN UNDERSERVED TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES
Kansas City – February 1, 2018 - Novel Growth Partners, a revenue-based finance fund focused on small growing tech companies in the middle of the country, announced its official launch. Novel formed earlier this year to provide financing to companies that don’t fit the traditional venture-capital model, but can leverage targeted amounts of capital to drive stable growth...
DECEMBER 9, 2019: REVENUE BASED FINANCING FIRM CLOSES DEBUT FUND, INVESTS IN MIDWEST AND ACROSS US (FORBES)
Novel Growth Partners successfully closed its oversubscribed first fund and is expanding its investing activities in the Midwest and beyond.
CAPITAL INVESTMENT WITHOUT EQUITY DILUTION. A CANDID AND UP-CLOSE DISCUSSION OF NOVEL GROWTH PARTNERS DISTINCT APPROACH TO TECH FINANCING
Novel Growth Partners Managing Directors Carlos Antequera and Keith Harrington sit down with the StartupHustle podcast team to discuss funding and equity challenges for early-start entrepreneurs and tech startups.
There is plenty of blame to go around for tech’s monoculture of thought and ideas: VC firms stacked with Ivy League-educated white male partners; a reluctance by investors to seed businesses outside a few major cities on the U.S. coasts; investors’ obsession with a narrow set of capital structures...
Novel Growth Partners Managing Director Keith Harrington talks about the investment...
Keith Harrington, former managing director of Kansas Bioscience Authority, and Carlos Antequera, co-founder and former CEO of Netchemia, share why they launched the fund and how it's filling a gap in the entrepreneurial ecosystem...