Editor’s note: Bill Warner writes “The Angel Connection” which is a regular feature in WRAL Local Tech Wire. LTW asked consultant Bill Warner to share advice for entrepreneurs seeking angel investors and/or venture capital investment. He is chairman of the , an angel investor network with over 100 members throughout the Southeast.

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Mark Andreessen, one of the Internet’s pioneers, and veteran executive Ben Horowitz announced on July 7 a new $300 million venture capital fund that looks, smells and walks like an angel fund. Andreessen Horowitz is focusing on the best entrepreneurs, products and technologies in the industry. Read the details in , a business consulting firm in the Research Triangle Park area of central North Carolina, and is the chairman of the , an angel investor network with over one hundred members throughout the southeast.