Sunday, July 25, 2010

2010-07-25 Sunday - Start-up Equity & Vesting

I'm doing some research to provide guidance to a friend on structuring his start-up.  This blog posting is my catch-all of the links I'm reviewing for interesting ideas.]


(Reminder To Self: I need to come back and trim this a bit - and clean-up the formatting of the posting - and add some additional notes)


Vesting Calculator

http://fastignite.com/startup-tools/vesting-calculator



Equity

Putting Share Ownership in a Business Plan
http://www.entrepreneur.com/startingabusiness/businessplans/businessplancoachtimberry/article171940.html

 

How should we split ownership of our startup?
http://www.optoiq.com/index/photonics-technologies-applications/lfw-display/lfw-article-display/311598/articles/laser-focus-world/volume-43/issue-11/columns/business-forum/how-should-we-split-ownership-of-our-startup.html



Tips for Startup Companies
http://philip.greenspun.com/business/startup-tips/
 

 

Sharing Equity in a Startup or Established Entrepreneurial Venture
http://www.nceo.org/main/article.php/id/50/

 

Equity math for startups
http://paulbuchheit.blogspot.com/2007/03/equity-math-for-startups.html


What is the standard ownership percentage for an investor in a startup company?
http://www.linkedin.com/answers/startups-small-businesses/starting-up/STR_STP/269866-22385753

 

How to distribute ownership in startup?
http://www.youngentrepreneur.com/forum/f45-startups/how-to-distribute-ownership-in-startup-57524.html

 

Pre Money Valuation
http://www.venturechoice.com/articles/premoney-valuation.htm

 

Equity Distribution in Startups
http://www.angelscorner.com/articles/equity_distribution_in_startups.htm

How Equity Dilution Works
http://www.gaebler.com/How-Equity-Dilution-Works.htm

Calculating Ownership
http://www.sandhill.com/opinion/daily_blog.php?id=63&post=496

Equity for unfunded, pre-launch startup as Business Development lead?
http://answers.onstartups.com/questions/12436/equity-for-unfunded-pre-launch-startup-as-business-development-lead

Idea Entrepreneurs and the Startup Equity Advantage
http://www.techinnoventure.com/?p=357

What percentage of partnership would you recommend for a startup?
http://startups.com/questions/16438/what-percentage-of-partnership-would-you-recommend-for-a-startup

Founder Series Part III: How to Structure and Document Your Founder Agreement
http://www.dryanlaw.com/founder-series-part-iii-how-to-structure-and-document-your-founder-equity-split/

Startup Equity Allocation
http://charliecrystle.com/2010/01/11/startup-equity-allocation/

How much equity percentage of the company should startup owners give to their investors?
http://www.linkedin.com/answers/finance-accounting/financing/venture-capital-private-equity/FIN_CFN_VNC/602751-14591205

Sharing the Wealth in a Technology Startup: How Much Stock is Enough?
http://www.xconomy.com/san-diego/2009/03/02/sharing-the-wealth-in-a-technology-startup-how-much-stock-is-enough/


Startup 125: Term Sheet – Liquidation Preferences
http://www.ansanelli.com/blog/2009/05/27/startup-125-term-sheet-liquidation-preferences/


Startup Stock Options: Vesting Schedules & Acceleration
http://www.naffziger.net/blog/2007/04/05/startup-stock-options-vesting-schedules-acceleration/


Why Your Startup's Founders Stock Should Vest Over Time
http://startuplawyer.com/incorporation/why-your-startups-founders-stock-should-vest-over-time


Cofounder vesting schedule for young startup
http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=1175688

Carrot and Stick: The Psychology of Options Vesting Schedules
http://www.businessweek.com/smallbiz/0001/sa000120.htm






...more interesting results from this Google search term "guidelines on the distribution of founders' stock in a technology startup"


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