“We have some data based on our business, but we wanted to extend our data points to a national level and include some correlation, and analysis of that data.” comments Gregory Tanner. “Committing a resource like Kai Thompson allows us to really focus on details and analysis.” Kai Thompson is currently an intern with ACF Ventures and is a junior at the University of San Francisco, studying Finance and accounting. Data will be compiled over the next few months and will be available in September.
Some of the spirit behind the study comes from the partnership for a new American economy (http://www.renewoureconomy.org/
Aspen Capital Funds venture arm, ACF Ventures, has a committed site for Hispanic Venture Capital News named Venturuso. The site has been collecting news about Latino finance, venture capital deals and private equity. More information on Hispanic entrepreneurship can be found on Venturuso.
To learn more about the study or submit your company visit Aspen Capital Fund or contact Kai Thompson.