Author: Andrew Wood

23 Jul
Which Kind of Entrepreneur are You? Explaining the ‘Founder’s Dilemma’

As an entrepreneur, would you rather be a king or be rich? This question lies at the core of Harvard Business School professor Noah Wasserman’s research into the motivations and corresponding outcomes of major choices facing entrepreneurs at all levels. Specifically, Wasserman’s research addresses one...

Western Maine Venture Fund

Opus Ventures and the Skowhegan Savings Charitable Foundation are extremely proud to announce the formation of the Western Maine Venture Fund. By sharing the collective vision of helping local entrepreneurs grow and prosper, the two groups have been able to establish a fund focused on...

13 Dec
A VCC Hybrid

I would like to highlight a recent article published by the NY Times: “Expa Labs Will Nurture Tech Start-Ups a Few at a Time.” The Expa Labs model of supporting a few projects at a time closely resembles our strategy at Opus Ventures as we...

05 Mar
Supergraphic

The Marketing Technology Supergraphic published by Chiefmartec.com and designed by Scott Brinker, is a collection of over 3,500 logos showcasing companies across the marketing technology landscape. Scott Brinker, a blogger of new marketing technologies, condensed and categorized the firms in their respective function and uses....

22 Jan
4 Tips to Secure Venture Capital

Let’s face it, even with that million-dollar business idea proper funding is quite literally the golden ticket to bring ideas into full fledged execution. Unfortunately if you’re an avid Shark Tank follower, attracting and securing the right venture capitalist takes a bit more formality than...

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08 Sep
Concept to Market Ventures: Bringing Technology to Life

Concept to Market Ventures: Bringing Technology to Life Concept to Market Ventures (CTM Ventures) is a Maine-based strategic partner of Opus Ventures and Opus Consulting Group. CTM incubates and accelerates technology from ideas to market and shares the hybrid venture consulting model similar to Opus Ventures. The company...