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Investor Kelly Hoey reminds us that investment isn’t charity

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DH Vancouver Staff May 26, 2015 4:39 pm

In part 3 of our interview with Investor, Strategist & Speaker Kelly Hoey we are talking all about acquiring investment. When it comes to seeking investment, Kelly has no time for BS “If you want money without ties, you better have your own money or you better go win the lottery!”

According to the muse, women entrepreneurs begin with about 1/8 of the funding male owned ventures receive, and women operated venture backed companies have 12% higher revenues than those operated by men. Prominent investor and “Shark” Kevin O’Leary, recently stated that out of his 27 investments, the ones led by women are the only ones making money.

In today’s video, Kelly shares the three things all entrepreneurs should do to acquire investment successfully.

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As always, to watch all the interviews and get more insights from rad women working in tech, head on over to tarahtalkingtech.com.

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