New Jersey has a new economic development program that guarantees up to 1/3 of the investments made by angel investors in startup companies. More details here. Members of the Jumpstart angel investing network (a pretty forward looking group) are the first to receive this government guarantee, for a $285,000 investment in software company Knowtions. Interesting concept.
I’m thrilled to be speaking at Bullhorn’s Engage conference again in June. Bullhorn is such a major player in the staffing industry. I’m always grateful