Lake George slide show photo © 2012 Carl Heilman II
What We Do
THE ROLE OF THE VENTURE CATALYST:

As an entrepreneur, you are constantly working to achieve the right balance of technology, money, people, and ideas in order to attract more customers and grow your business. At Hardstone, our role is to act as a catalyst in that process to help you propel your company to the next stage of its development. We work with you to plan and execute on business strategies that are designed to attract capital. Hardstone's principals have extensive real-world experience in starting and running their own companies and in helping many other entrepreneurs and early stage companies grow their businesses. We take a hands-on approach to bring our clients together with the right financial and strategic investors along with other key relationships that can help accelerate a small to middle-market company's growth.

 

Our services include but are not limited to:
  • Partner selection and strategy
  • M&A prospecting and deal structuring
  • Capital introductions (debt & institutional equity)
  • Strategic business development
  • Technology assessment
  • Preparation of private placement memoranda
  • Interim executive management
  • Social media investor relationship programs