According to the U.S. Small Business Adminstration, two thirds of new businesses survive for two years, and less than half make it for four years. And making it doesn't necessarily mean being profitable. Why do businesses fail? The top reasons include management inexperience and insufficient capital. Other reasons inlcude an inadequte business plan, lack of market/domain knowledge, weak management team, and concentration on tactical instead of strategic issues. ITR Ventures works with entrprenuers to mitigate risk, reduce expenses, and help to develop and excute viable/scalable business plans all with the focus of improving their likelihood of success.