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July 8, 1993 | ANNE MICHAUD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three former Bank of America Corp. executives, including former vice chairman Nicholas B. Binkley, said on Wednesday that they have formed a venture capital firm called Forrest Binkley & Brown. The threesome--which includes Greg Forrest and Jeff Brown--will open an office later this month in Newport Beach, Forrest said. The three men plan to file an application with the U.S. Small Business Administration to establish a $100-million limited partnership fund to invest in small businesses, he said.
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July 8, 1993 | ANNE MICHAUD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three former Bank of America Corp. executives, including former vice chairman Nicholas B. Binkley, said on Wednesday that they have formed a venture capital firm called Forrest Binkley & Brown. The threesome--which includes Greg Forrest and Jeff Brown--will open an office later this month in Newport Beach, Forrest said. The three men plan to file an application with the U.S. Small Business Administration to establish a $100-million limited partnership fund to invest in small businesses, he said.
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BUSINESS
June 28, 2000
IPNet Solutions Inc., a Newport Beach developer of electronic business products, said Tuesday that it has received $40 million from a round of financing. The company said in a press release that the investment will support its efforts to develop, market and support its products for both private trading communities and exchanges. The round was led by Thomas Weisel Capital Partners LP and joined by Sigma Partners, Mellon Ventures (netWorth Partners), InnoCal and Forrest Binkley & Brown.
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March 25, 2004 | Jerry Hirsch, Times Staff Writer
Golden State Vintners Inc. said Wednesday that it rejected a $72-million buyout offer from Wine Group in favor of a bid from a group led by Chief Executive Jeffrey O'Neill for the same amount. The announcement drew sharp criticism from the spurned suitor, which withdrew from the bidding and lashed out at Golden State's board for signing off on a deal that was conditioned on O'Neill securing financing.
BUSINESS
February 4, 2002 | E. SCOTT RECKARD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After plunging for more than a year, venture capital investment stabilized during the fourth quarter in Southern California and the nation, with fledgling biotechnology and software firms attracting more funding, according to a survey to be released today. Across the country, venture capital firms pumped $7.1 billion into 856 entrepreneurial ventures, up from $7 billion in the third quarter, when 810 ventures received funds, the Venture Economics data service reported.
BUSINESS
June 30, 1996 | JAMES BATES
In a sense, ex-banker Nick Binkley is still in the CD business. Instead of working for a place that sells certificates of deposits, he's out hustling to get his self-financed compact disc, "Pin Stripe Brain," in record store bins and on radio stations across the country. Once one of the nation's top bank executives, Binkley has become something of a troubadour for the middle-age, downsized generation.
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