The Role of Venture Capital Networks in Startup Success

Note: This paper was originally published in 2018 as part of my Love Award research project at Elon University. Minor edits have been made in this version.

Acknowledgments

I am greatly indebted to Dr. Adam Aiken, my research mentor and advisor. This research could not have been made possible without his mentorship, guidance, and experience in the field of financial research, coding, financial analysis, and project planning. Dr. Aiken is a major asset to Elon University and I am honored to have been…