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Our guest today is Luke Vernon, Managing Partner of Ridgeline Ventures. Ridgeline Ventures is an independent investment group that provides founders and brands a unique alternative to traditional investment firms. Some of their investments include Cotopaxi, Bobo’s, OROS, and Pro’s Closet. Previously he was the CEO of Eco products, which he grew from $1mm to $80mm.
Positioning a company for an exit vs. sustainable
Why family offices could be great partners for brands
How to hire in a fast pace environment
Return profile & investment timeline
Does a brand need to have product innovation to become big?
I hope you enjoy listening.