The next question is why do you want to retain controlling interest? Is it profit related, vision related, ego related, or some other reason?
Profit, Vision, Direction and having the Inclination to proliferate into other markets. (it`s my pet project) no one will be more passionate about its success.
Also, I have herd many stories of the 49% partner being forced out of the operation for various reasons.
What is the current value of the project?
‘Current’ value is just under one million.
Is it turning a profit? Breaking even? Running a deficit?
How much future business is booked?
15% of the total (on deck)
How much are you seeking? And what percentage of the total is that?
That depends on how we align ourselves with the hosting company. 1/3 guaranteed draw of estimated gross value and 1/3 share in “after expenses” profit. (Seeking)
What are you anticipating the investors to get within 12 months? 24 months? 60 months?
12 month: even 24 month: +$000,000 36 month: compound and so on.
What is the primary--and secondary, if any--reasons for wanting to maintain control?
1. Increased dividends 2. Fulfilling a vision to build something great.
What is the realistic potential for the company? Over what period of time?
What is your competition like? How well funded are they?
I am specialized and will be a market disrupter to competition. (No direct competition at this time)
The more you information you can give, the more reasoned response you can get.
Thank you, for helping me think through this.