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angel investor

A person who invests his or her own money in a startup company. An angel investor is generally not a member of a bank, venture capital firm or other financial institution that also makes such investments. Angels are typically private individuals.
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Parr and Havel used the profits from the last Hustle Con, as well as a $250,000 angel round from past speakers, to launch T​he Hustle,​a weekly Thrillist--style email newsletter geared toward millennials and entrepreneurs.
Ltd, an online marketplace that joins companies with domain experts for part-time assignments, has raised $500,000 in an angel round from investors for example Dhruv Agarwala, chief executive at PropTiger; Arjun Dhawan, president and chief executive officer at HCC Infrastructure Company Ltd; and Colvyn Harris, executive director-global growth and client development at J Walter Thompson Co.
As a continuous investor of EHANG since the angel round, Xiaoping Xu, the Founder of ZhenFund, said: "Due to the solid and fast growth of EHANG, its valuation has increased 40-fold from when I and Nick Yang of Lebox Capital invested at the second angel round last year, and we are still happy to continue investing because of our great confidence in their innovative technology and products.
After an angel round in summer 2014 and a seed round that closed in February with investments from a pair of "Boulder institutional investors,"SQFT may pursue additional outside capital.
Angel Round Raised to Accelerate Ektron's Global Go-to-Market Strategy
She raised an angel round of $4 million, and her investors--which include Pat Sueltz, the former president of SalesForce.
Qordoba raised an angel round of financing from current
We ended up going out of state to secure our angel round of funding.
The angel round in the value of GBP100,000 was led by private investors to fund product and market development.
Many companies don't have enough traction to appeal to an angel round,'' Hartz said.
NOMINATING Peter Fonda for an Oscar was a bit like inviting a Hells Angel round to your granny's for tea.
The Series A round was preceded by a seed round from NEA and Flybridge, and an angel round led by Andy Rachleff, co-founder of Benchmark Capital and CEO at WealthFront.