So You’re Looking For An Investor, Now What?

The first collection is designed. The prototype is created and you have your second round of samples. You found the perfect location for your shop or studio. You’ve got a really good idea and strong vision of how to share it with the world. But how do you take that next step? And who’s going to pay for it? For creatives working in the fashion, music, art, new media, and technology industries, there is often a gap between being ready to launch a project and being able to afford it while keeping the fridge full and the lights on. That’s where an investor comes in. Whether it’s an individual angel investor or a venture capitalist firm, a cash injection from an outside investor can help cover production costs, staffing, legal fees, studio space, insurance, as well as cover living expenses while you grow your business into a profitable one. Read more at Highsnobiety.