A transparent and market-based methodology.
Shares are placed with long term investors — not those looking to 'flip'.
A focus on sustainable returns instead of short term 'pop'.
Invite and capture demand from all types of investors.
Your ally in the IPO process.
For a full evaluation of your company, the following documentation is needed: 1) a two page description of your company 2) two years audited financials and 3) a twelve month financial projection.
Most importantly your company leadership should be on the same page about an IPO. If that's the case, you can get a head start by:
Assuming your company is able to raise a minimum of $15 million, there are great examples of success when a company goes public early including Intel, Adobe, and Genentech.