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AC Ventures and SOFTBANK Venture Capital Announce GameChange
Drawing from the extensive experience of its parents AC Ventures and SOFTBANK, GameChange claims it has the success formula for taking an idea from an

what is equity capital  entrepreneurial enterprise. GameChange practices what it calls customer-driven incubation, involving potential customers very early in a start-up's life. According to Paul Walker, who is with AC Ventures and is the interim head of corporate development for GameChange, the difference is that GameChange prefers to start with customer problems and customers rather than end with customers [our] ability to involve customers very, very early on in the development of a company is a tremendous advantage.

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