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Blog Post- Lessons Learned: Using A Business Model to Gain Private Sector Funding

Download and learn how to develop an effective business model and use it to attract potential private investors.  The information is based on Eighteen Ventures' experience developing a business model for a practicing cardiologist entrepreneur with a novel to treat Congestive Heart Failure (CHF).  The blog includes steps on how to use the completed business model in interesting private sector investors.

Lessons Learned: Using A Business Model to Gain Private Sector Funding


Who We Are

Eighteen Ventures (EV) is a small business development advisory firm providing consulting and fundraising services to health technology entrepreneurs, startups, and small emerging firms nationwide. Specifically, we offer our clients pertinent services that help them build successful businesses with a novel health technology, health service or medical device.

We also help our clients secure new health technology development funding from the  National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program and private investors, i.e., Venture Capital Firms, Health System Venture Funds, Healthcare Corporate Venture Capital Firms and Pharmaceutical Venture Funds.

Our free Publications, Skype Presentations and Investor Matching Service provides invaluable information on finding and connecting with potential private sector investors.

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Eighteen Ventures is a Preferred Provider with the Pennsylvania Innovation Partnership program. Pennsylvania based health technology entrepreneurs and startups can use the Innovation Partnership's $3,000 MicroVoucher to help pay for Eighteen Ventures' SBIR proposal development service.