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While no two deals are alike, the Desert Angels typically invest in companies with targeted 10X returns in a reasonable amount of time and funding. Though we prefer companies located in the region for easier access to founders and operators, we will consider any compelling opportunity, regardless of distance. Ideal investment opportunities will include realistic aggressive revenue
growth, unique competitive advantages in the business model, reasonable valuations, clear exit strategies and excellent management teams. Desert Angels Terms & Conditions.

Our Selection Criteria

  • Aggressive growth revenue

  • Competitive business model

  • Reasonable valuation

  • Clear exit strategy

  • Excellent management teams


Aggressive growth revenue

Targeted 10x returns



Company Funding Application Portal

If this is your first time making an application for funding, you will need to register for an account.

Register to your application for funding here



After you log in, you will be asked to answer questions about your company. Please complete each question to be considered for our next screening panel.


Upload and Submit

Upload Executive Summary, Sales & Expense forecasts for the next 5 years including cash flow, and P&L and Balance Sheet of previous 1-2 years, if available. When completed, hit Submit.


Once we review your application and supporting materials, we will determine if your company meets the Desert Angels investment criteria. If so, you will be invited to present to our Screening Panel, which selects one or two companies each
month to deliver a PowerPoint presentation to the full membership at one of our monthly dinner meetings. The Desert Angels hold ten dinner meetings each year, from September through June.

If you have any questions regarding the application or screening process, please contact me at joann@desertangels.org. Thanks again for your interest in the Desert Angels.

Please use the link below to go to the Desert Angels Company Funding Application portal to submit your business plan for our panel’s review. The link will open in a new tab and is best viewed either on a desktop or notebook or in landscape mode on cellphones and tablets.