We hope you and your family had a great holiday. We want to share companies that are raising capital. If you are interested in learning more or would like to speak to the company founders, please let me know.


Braincat is a feature-rich SaaS tool for brainstorming, learning, writing, and collaboration. Its patent-pending process, called “reverse mind-mapping,” condenses a mass of disorganized information to the essentials. While Braincat has attracted many kinds of users, our marketing focus is on writers and educational institutions.

The Braincat process is ideal for writers because it transforms a jumble of ideas into a structured outline. It empowers students because reverse mind-mapping aids both comprehension and recall.

Our marketing strategy is to capture writers with online, influencer and affiliate marketing, while buliding strategic partnerships with colleges, universities, and large coaching organizations. The business model provides for monthly, annual, and lifetime subscriptions.

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Southern California Mexican fast-casual cuisine is wildly popular, yet scarce, outside of its home region…

California Tacos is on a mission to bring the bold, exciting flavors of Southern California Mexican cuisine to wider audiences. California Tacos, Inc. is the parent company of California Tacos Restaurants, Bandito Sauce, and, The Bag it to Go Mobile App.

California Tacos’ unique recipes deliver a simple, fresh, and consistent menu at affordable prices. Although they offer a fast-casual dining experience, all of their tortillas are homemade from scratch and stuffed with real ingredients that are delivered fresh daily. No preservatives, no substitutes, no corners cut—just healthy, clean eating.

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Iron Horse Firearms is a veteran owned and operated business named after the Iron Horse Marines of 4th Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion. Founded and proudly residing in the Beehive State, Iron Horse was born from Charlie Company Camp Williams Utah, where many of the officers and members of the Iron Horse board served together in the battalion the company is named after.

With a 90% veteran staff, including active members of the National Guard and Marine Corps reservists, Iron Horse continues to focus on hiring and training Americas current and prior service members. Our mission is broken into 3 main focuses:

1. Be a reliable, long-term partner to our customers, and partners recognized for the quality, innovation and value of our American made products and the reliability of our commitments.

2. Creating a company culture that promotes self development, discipline, work satisfaction, and flexible career paths focused on growth.

3. Be a successful operation for our investors by being dedicated to our fiduciary responsibilities, and delivering a fair return on their investments.

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Panther Quant is a revolutionary Algo-Trading platform built on the Binance Smart Chain to use A.I. based Sentiment Analysis of the live Crypto Market that will provide actionable insights around crypto markets.

The platform is being launched with one clear objective — to provide its users with actionable insights on the prevailing sentiments of the market. In that pursuit, we will use powerful AI and machine learning enabled bots that will scan the market and the news on various websites like CoinDesk, Twitter, CoinTelegraph, Messari and also across various social media channels among others to look for the ongoing sentiment on the chosen assets. Users can leverage this information to craft their trading strategies.

Our platform will provide users with real-time data on the prevailing sentiment of the market. This would help users craft top-notch and high profit grossing trading strategies. They also have the option to stress-test these strategies within a live market (dry run).

Our platform also gives its users the option to create an NFT of their favorite and most successful trading strategies. Once they have stress-tested their strategies in all markets and have made consistent profits from it, they can simply tokenize that strategy and Sell/Lease/Auction it to fellow traders on the platform. Panther Quant users will be guided throughout the process of creating an NFT of their strategy. Panther Quant intends to be one of the most transformative and cathartic experience in the Crypto space.

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Joule Case provides innovation in a largely stagnant battery market, replacing noxious generators with clean, safe, cost-efficient renewable power in the fast-growing event-power industry with music festival partners like CORT, PGA, Burning Man and Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC).

The future of portable energy is here and it’s simple, silent, safe, and clean. Joule Case’s grid-scale batteries are intuitive, user-friendly, and stackable: if you need more power, all you need to do is stack. No generators, no noise, no smell, no CO2. Just efficient energy wherever and whenever you need it.

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MiProducts is a team of professionals dedicated to bringing the latest, most innovative door locks to the retail market. We have 20 years of residential smart lock manufacturing expertise and are the distributor of the MiLocks brand.

Founded in 1999 as Morning Industry Inc., we introduced WiseLock KF Series, an infrared controlled deadbolt lock. Since then we have been designing and manufacturing high quality, affordable smart locks for the retail market. Our engineers have been innovating new lock technology that will revolutionize the door lock market. With smart lock technology on the rise, we are looking to expand our reach in the $3.8 billion per year sales in the industry.

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Trubify is a multi-award-winning, live music technology platform that’s disrupting the music industry. The app’s features focus on fan engagement to generate revenue across the platform, while automatically managing business demands of artists.

Trubify helps solve ‘starving artist syndrome’ with its highest industry payouts (sustainable) and multiple innovative revenue streams for artists. Compelling unique differentiators are driven by our ‘secret sauce’ – a proprietary big data business intelligence backend with 800+ data points (and growing).

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If you are interested in learning more or would like to speak to the company founders, please let me know.

VC Fast Pitch Returns January 20, 2022!

Pitch and network with venture capitalists, angels and accredited investors from Silicon Valley and throughout the country at the January VC Fast Pitch Conference.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Register to attend, pitch or sponsor here

I look forward to seeing you.

Scott Kelly, CEO

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