Investment Criteria

The Sacramento Angels accepts applications for review from entrepreneurs who substantially meet the following criteria:

  • Growing market/business opportunity with a potential of generating $50M to $100M in annual revenues over first 3-5 years
  • A compelling, well articulated strategy for capturing and defending a significant market share
  • Strong barriers to entry such as proprietary technology (IP), unique marketable solution, or business deals/leadership
  • Key management positions in place (not necessarily a complete team) with relevant and successful track record
  • Capital needs, not to exceed $2M, sufficient to accomplish significant milestones to attract the next level of funding
  • The company has completed, or is far along towards, completing a prototype / beta version of their product
  • Exit Strategy for investors
  • Northern California location (or close by regions of adjacent states)