20 Aug August 21, 2015 – Bplan Guru Todd Smith and Venture and Vultures Chapter 3
Todd Smith (see his LinkedIn profile here) founded Blue Horizon in Jacksonville, Florida in 2007 to help get businesses started. Specifically, they help write great business plans, plans that get funded. They have enjoyed more than 8 years of steady growth. Todd has worked for such corporations as IBM and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, and his consulting experience includes both start-ups and new growth in Fortune 500 companies. He is passionate about helping start-ups find the funding they need for success, and as such he is one of the top business plan consultants in the country. Todd has expertise in a variety of management disciplines including Business Plan Development, Financial Modeling, Capital Acquisition, Competitive Intelligence, Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategic Planning, International Rollout Plans, Grant Proposals, Valuations, and Business Brokerage. He also recently launched a new online training center called eStart Academy to help entrepreneurs get ready for funding.