One of the most exciting times when running a startup is the moment when you’re finally ready to go and get some seed funding. Raising funds isn’t just about the growth of your startup — once you start to get seed money, it’s a real validation of your startup. People…

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When it comes to SPAC vs. IPO, the fact of the matter is that the shell company SPACs are a lot faster and more nimble than traditional IPOs. The SPAC model is alluringly simple — unlike with a traditional IPO, you can start seeking investment capital right away, and decide…

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Getting acquired is a best-case scenario where both you and your investors can make a lucrative payday. Your company’s valuation will be based on several key factors:

  • If your company’s products or services and geography can help fill in a market or product gap for the acquiring business
  • If the…

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Frank Mastronuzzi

Frank Mastronuzzi

Founding Partner @punchfinancial, VP Business Development @GreenoughGroup, CFO, MBA, SF-Based, consummate optimist, proud zio, proud daddy of Luca, the Wheaten