John Simon was the CEO of QRS, a highly successful, fast-growing company that had carved a strong niche in providing electronic data interchange (EDI) and other electronic-commerce services to the retail industry. He was also the focus of a Stanford business school case study which presented QRS in light of the competitive dynamics of an … Continue reading Retail Technology Pioneer: John Simon
I first met Jessica Mah, founder and CEO of inDinero, in the fall of 2014. We met for coffee at the Cornell Club in NYC – she was engaging and highly personable and her entrepreneurial talent and determination to succeed was inspiring. A year later she was on the cover of Inc. Magazine. Today, inDinero … Continue reading High Growth CEO: The Talented Jessica Mah
It gives us great pleasure to announce GrowthCap’s 2016 40 Under 40 Growth Investors list. Those appearing in this year’s list were first nominated by their firm, their peers or by GrowthCap. They were then evaluated based on breadth of experience (volume of completed deals, capital invested, number of exits, and realized returns, among other … Continue reading GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors
eVestment, a global data and analytics company, has appeared on the Inc 5000 fastest growing companies list for each of the last 10 years. It takes a unique mindset and exceptional teamwork to sustain such a high level of accelerated growth. Jim Minnick, the CEO and Co-Founder of eVestment shares his insights. RJ: Can we … Continue reading A True Growth Entrepreneur: Jim Minnick
Capital is not a commodity. For growth CEOs, finding the right capital partner can make all the difference. Growth equity investors with expertise, network and judgment can lead to sustained accelerated growth and a successful exit. The concept of capital as a strategy was first introduced to me by an old friend, the founder of … Continue reading Growth CEO Essentials: Capital As A Strategy
RJ Lumba of GrowthCap speaks with Charlie Eaton, an early pioneer in fund placements, who, over 30 years, built one of the largest global firms in the industry. Eaton Partners was later acquired by Stifel Financial Corp in January of 2016.