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THE CLIENT: Mindstar Aviation
The Leesburg, Virginia company develops and writes software for flight simulators. Founded in 2011, the eight-person company’s clients include established flight schools and aircraft manufacturers.
Access to working capital is a challenge for any business. It is a particularly big hurdle for hardware tech companies, especially startups.
That was one of the reasons Greg Fisher, a Berkeley, California-based entrepreneur and CEO of Berkeley Sourcing Group, started Hardware Massive, a network and online platform for hardware tech companies.
An overwhelming majority of small to medium business owners in the U.S. self-finance their own businesses, and a majority of those SMB owners have struggled with cash flow gaps.