Articles Published

The following are clips from contributions by Rick or about HOTventures portfolio companies:

Rick’s columns in INC Magazine

“The Emperor Has No Clothes”  2014

Rick Gibson’s Blogs:  “AngelScoop”    2008-2009

FundingUniverse.com AngelReady File Archive

FundingUniverse.com AngelReady File Archive MP3  (approx. 13.44MB)

FundingUniverse.com AngelReady File Archive (Presentation) (approx. 618.74K)

FEBRUARY 2006
Fortune Small Business: Gibson does Makeover project (PDF) (approx. 546k)

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2006
BizAZ Deal Flow – “I May Be an Angel, But I Ain’t No Saint” (PDF) (approx. 138k)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2005
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Entrepreneur’s Resource Guide” (PDF) (approx. 2.6MB)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2005
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Go, Go Arizona” (PDF) (approx. 424k)

JULY/AUGUST 2005
BizAZ Deal Flow – “The Decade Back” (PDF) (approx. 349k)

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2004
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Arizona’s Crystal Ball” (PDF) (approx. 451k)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2004
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Entrepreneur’s Resource Guide 4.0” (PDF) (approx. 1MB)

JULY/AUGUST 2004
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Competitive Edge-ucation” (PDF) (approx. 460k)

MAY/JUNE 2004 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “A Different Kind of Venture” (PDF) (approx. 340k)

MARCH/APRIL 2004
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Looking for Funds in All the Wrong Places” (PDF)  (approx. 368k)

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2004
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Crystal Ball (With Some Wise Cracks)” (PDF) (approx. 676k)

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2003
BizAZ Deal Flow – “So You Wanna be a Hot Growth Company” (PDF) (approx. 52k)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2003
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Entrepreneur’s Resource Guide” (PDF) (approx. 812k)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2003 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Dear Janet” (PDF) (approx. 152k)

MAY/JUNE 2003
BizAZ Deal Flow – “The United State of Arizona” (PDF) (approx. 40k)

MARCH/APRIL 2003
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Hey Man, Where’s the Exit” (PDF) (approx. 72k)

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2003 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Entrepreneur’s Resource Guide” (PDF) (approx. 232k)

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2003 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Age Appreciation” (PDF) (approx. 32k)

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2002 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Clients Say the Darndest Things” (PDF) (approx. 28k)

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2002 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Do’s and Dont’s for Making Business Contacts” (PDF) (approx. 28k)

JULY/AUGUST 2002 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Entrepreneur’s Resource Guide” (PDF) (approx. 204k)

MAY/JUNE 2002 
BizAZ Deal Flow – “Funding Follies” (PDF) (approx. 36k)

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