Angel investors hire Stanford, MIT grad to ramp up operations


Author: Paul Brinkmann
Publisher: Orlando Sentinel
Date: June 20, 2014

Business consultant Kathy Chiu just became a good person to know in Orlando’s growing tech and startup industry.

Chiu started work on Monday with Florida Angel Nexus (FAN), one of the few locally based investment firms that seeks out Florida entrepreneurs to fund their young companies. Chiu left her own venture capital consulting firm,Windermere-based Venture Catapult, to take the new job.

“I’m excited about helping FAN connect local money, smart money, with local companies,” Chiu said. “A lot of people with money don’t actually have expertise on what to invest in. The few angel investors here in Florida often go elsewhere to invest.” Read more here.