DCA is always looking for new Partners to work with either through the advisory business, or by investing together.  If your company invests in or works with Early, Seed or Series A stage companies, has access to secondary market investment opportunities, or pre-IPO investments, please reach out.

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Advanced Business Strategies is a venture catalyst firm assisting early stage, high growth technology companies in the development, expansion, and execution of their business plan.


ABS' core competencies include assisting with proposed financing sources, structures, mergers, acquisitions, or proposed transactions.


Kim D. Southworth is the founder and senior partner of ABS, has spent the last 34 years in business administration, management, corporate, and project finance.

The Arizona Founders Fund (AzFF) is Arizona's first Early and Seed stage Venture Capital firm dedicated to investing in Arizona-based technology companies. 


AzFF was founded in 2016 and has a robust portfolio of nine companies across verticals, including Digital Healthcare, B2B SaaS and EdTech.  The Fund has led three of Arizona's preeminent Early/Seed stage deals, including LawLytics, Schola, and Pyx Health.  DCA is either an investor or advisor to all three companies. 

Romi Dhillon is the Founder and Managing Director of AzFF.  Mr. Dhillon has over 12 years of experience as a limited partner, general partner, and investor in venture capital.