Capital Formation

  • 15 Years Strong - SDR Ventures

15 Years Strong

Since 2002, SDR Ventures Has Put Business Owners’ Interests First

Our Motivation

From day one, we set out to build the exceptional team and investment banking services that entrepreneurs deserved. While the landscape of the middle market has changed, […]

  • The Denver Post Business

The Hidden Trap of Convertible Debt

The Denver Post | Business

Gary Miller - Sell your businessBy Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

Last month I received numerous comments and inquiries regarding my […]

  • The Denver Post Business

The Pros and Cons of Convertible Debt

The Denver Post | Business

Gary Miller - Sell your businessBy Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

In recent years, convertible debt has become a common financing […]

  • M2 2016: Manufacturing Financing Event

Event Lookback: M2 Highlights Manufacturing and Food & Beverage Financing Trends and Opportunities

The 2nd Annual M2 Conference: Growth & Financing Strategies for Manufacturers, held recently at the Tivoli Ballroom in Denver, Colorado, featured strategic insights from some of the region’s top experts in manufacturing and finance.

Panels of manufacturers and finance professionals […]

  • Axial Forum

How Does an ESOP Work?

Axial

Gary Miller By Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

Many owners are now considering selling their businesses as they approach retirement age. When considering their […]

  • California-CEO-Featured

Four Major Mistakes Startups and Early Stage Entrepreneurs Make When Raising Capital

California CEO

Gary Miller

By Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

I am concerned. No, I am worried. I am worried about how unprepared entrepreneurs of startups and […]

  • Albuquerque Journal

Executive’s Desk: Four Major Mistakes Can Threaten Startup Capital

Albuquerque Journal

Gary Miller - Sell your businessBy Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

I am concerned. No, I am worried.

I am worried about how unprepared entrepreneurs of startups […]

  • The Denver Post Business

Four major mistakes startups, early-stage firms make when raising capital

The Denver Post | Business

Young companies need to think like investors before trying to raise capital

Gary Miller By Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

I am concerned. […]

  • Albuquerque Journal

Executive’s Desk: Before raising capital, research sources, pitfalls

Albuquerque Journal

Gary MillerBy Gary Miller – Managing Director, Consulting Division, SDR Ventures

Lacking sufficient capital to grow is the major constraint for most small- and middle-market companies. To reach the […]

  • The Inside Scoop

The Inside Scoop from ACG’s Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference

Knowledge is power. The more you know, the better decisions you can make. At SDR Ventures, we’re always looking for ways to share our knowledge with the business community. In that spirit, here’s an insider view from the recent […]