We are serial entrepreneurs and veteran executives dedicated to helping startups become profitable engines of prosperity in our region.
Our team helped build many of the major players in our entrepreneurship ecosystem...
Built international sales forces generating hundreds of millions in revenue and managed...
Created national startup syndication networks, facilitate the events where top startups pitch...
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Launch413 takes startups from Launch to their first $10 million in revenue. We are serial entrepreneurs and veteran executives who accelerate our entrepreneur’s progress by investing our expertise & networks to provide strategies and introductions that would have taken years to acquire on their own.
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Founder & General Partner
Paul takes great joy in having helped more than a thousand entrepreneurs follow their dreams to launch hundreds of startups.
Co-Founder & Advisor
Rick spent the first thirty years of his career as a corporate “intrapreneur” developing new products, customers, markets and businesses.
OUR TEAM'S PAST SUCCESSES
Raised $2.4 million in seed financing by organizing one of the largest syndicates of angel investor groups ever formed.
Pivoted a startup's strategy from providing apps to providing a platform, helping them get to a $1.5 billion (with a b :)) valuation.
Designed and managed the supply chains for new Apple, Dell, Sun, and HP products.
Built and scaled organizations ranging from 5 to 2500 people.
Went from nothing to a company with fortune 500 clients, a global workforce, employees with an excellent quality of life and never raised outside capital.
Led, recruited, and scaled up sales international sales teams selling globally and exceeding revenue & profit targets.