Venture First is a boutique financial services firm. The firm caters to high-growth venture-backed companies from Silicon Valley to Research Triangle Park. Venture First offers investment banking services that complement valuation and deal structuring, including transaction advisory services, capital raising services and distressed situations. Additionally, the firm's financial consulting services include financial analysis and modeling, budgeting and cash management, board support, investor communication, financial reporting, bookkeeping and payroll. The firm was founded in 2009 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.