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Page3managementplatformenablesthenursestorecognizetrueemergenciesandtomorequicklyrespondtothoseemergencies.WhenthereisacrisisalarmyouonlytypicallyhavefourminutestosavethepatientsaidDala.Nursesusingoursystemtypicallyrespondwithin10seconds.Thisresponserateisfarfasterandpreventsmorelife-threateningsituationsthanambientalarmsorpagersystems.BasedonthefeedbackfromnursesusingmVisumsplatformDalaknowsthathisproductisindeedimprovingtheworkflowonICUsandsavinglives.OnatleasttwoorthreeoccasionssaidDalanurseshavecometomeandsaidIwasabletofigureoutthesituationwiththispatientbecauseofthissystemandthatsavedtheirlife.Withoutthissystemthenurseneverwouldhaverealizedthatthepatientwasinalife-threateningsituation.WevebeencarefulmakingsureoursystemworkscorrectlyandnowallofthatisprovenanditstimetoexpandsaidDala.Onceyouaregettingfeedbackfromthemarketthattheproductiswhattheywantthatitssomethingthatissavinglivesandthatitssomethingthatisimprovingworkflowyourealmostmorallyobli-gatedtoexpand.DalagivesmuchcredittotheRutgersCamdenIncubatorformVisumssuccess.InmanywaysIdontthinkwewouldhavegottentowherewearewithouthavingthespaceandthisteamandthesefacilitieshesaid.SuzanneZammitdirectoroftheincubatorisanamazingsoundingboardandshehasbeenanamazingresourceforraisingfunds.MynextstartupisgoingtobehereInterviewwithMukeshM.PatelFounderandManagingDirectorNextBridgeFounderandCEOJuiceTankWhatisyourbackgroundasaninvestorMyexperiencehasincludedrepresentingover1000entrepreneursastheirlegalorcorporatecounsellaunchingnumerousstartupsandpartnershipsprivateequityraisingsignificantcapitalformyventuresandinvestingandco-investinginover30venturesin10differentindustries.Thisallhasgivenmeauniqueandinterdisciplinaryperspectiveofanentrepreneuraprofessionalrepresentingentrepre-neursaninvestorandaprivateequityinvestorraisingcapital.WhattrendsdoyouseeinthefundingofstartupcompaniesFourtrendscometomind1Angelswillbecomeincreasinglysophisticatedthinkingmoreabouteachnewinvestmentandhowitsatisfiestheircriteriafromtheirportfoliotheoryperspective2Angelswillhaveaccesstomorecollaborativeinvestmentplat-formswithresourcesforco-investments3Thenewcrowdfundinglegislationwillpotentiallyhaveamajorpositiveimpactonfundingofearlystagestartupsand4Thegrowthofentrepreneurialinnovationlabsincubatorsacceleratorsandco-workingspaceswillhelpsupportthestartupfundingecosystem.ContinuedonPage5