Monica Zimmerman, PhD, CPA

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Name: Monica Zimmerman, PhD, CPA
Date registered: August 15, 2016


Dr. Monica Zimmerman is a Professor of Management in the School of Business at West Chester University. She teaches MBA courses on entrepreneurship and strategic management. Her research focuses on angel investing, IPOs, and management teams. She is also the director of WCU's Dr. Edwin Cottrell Entrepreneurial Leadership Center.

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  1. Do Angels Really Bet on the Jockey? — August 17, 2016

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Aug 17

Do Angels Really Bet on the Jockey?

A common phrase among angels is that we bet on the jockey not the horse. That means that the deciding factor is based on the people and the personalities behind a project more than the other aspects of the project. Anecdotally, this may be true because we like to invest in people who are innovative and in whom we can believe. But is …

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