About Us

Capital West Advisors’ mission is to provide high quality business plan writing and capital introduction services at the most competitive prices in the industry.

Capital West Advisors, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, launched in early 2006 and has provided business planning and capital introduction services to several hundred clients across the U.S. and around the world in a wide array of industries including:

  • Internet
  • Consumer Products
  • Food & Beverage
  • Real Estate
  • Services
  • Restaurant
  • Retail
  • Health Care
  • Energy
  • Apparel
  • Medical Device
  • Software
  • Biotechnology
  • Communication
  • Construction
  • Film/Music

In addition to business planning, CWA boasts a vast and comprehensive network of over 500 venture capital firms, 100 angel networks, and many private investors, which CWA utilizes to find interested investors on behalf of clients.


Our Management

Capital West Advisors’ management consists of several highly experienced Managing Directors and Advisor/Consultants, which are supported by several Associates. The following are the biographies of the management team:

Management Biographies

Seth L. Schwartz, Managing Director
Los Angeles, CA

Seth Schwartz has over 15 years of business planning, financial planning, and investment banking experience. He has served in a variety of senior business development and investment banking capacities with several prominent financial services and business planning organizations over the last decade. He has experience in a wide array of industries including Retail, Restaurant, Real Estate, Internet, Software, Life Sciences, Health Care, Communications, Info Technology, Consumer Products, Services, and Food/Beverage.

Prior to Capital West Advisors, Seth was a General Partner of JumpStart Capital Resources, a full-service business planning, business development, and consulting firm specializing in start-up, early stage, and growth stage companies, which included developing the start-up business plan for ThinkProducts. Prior to JumpStart Capital Resources, he was the Director of Business Development at Abraham Publishing Group, a leading provider of strategic business and marketing consulting that served a wide range of companies from start-up companies to Fortune 500 companies. Prior to Abraham Publishing Group, he was a Senior Associate for two years at the Kriegsman Group, a boutique investment banking firm, where he assisted several companies to procure capital primarily for biotechnology, information technology, medical device, health care, and Internet companies.

Seth received his Bachelors of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.