Eighty percent of all venture capital is spent on three coastal states. Unfortunately, this statistic often leads founders to think they need to move to California, Massachusetts or New York to build a high growth company. Nathaniel Harding, Managing Partner at Cortado Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm based in Oklahoma, is seeking to drive innovation in the state.
In a recent StitchCrew podcast, Nathaniel discusses why he and his partners believe Oklahoma is ready for venture capital and what they look for in start-ups.
“There is a supply of disruptive tech entrepreneurs in our backyard and the macroeconomic environment is ripe for early stage capital.”