“My two business partners had self-funded Net Endeavor until the point when I joined,” Ball says. “Then we morphed into this new entity called Avii. And Avii, and this entire platform is self-funded. We’ve put just under three million dollars into it.”
Though there have been several instances when self-funding meant that Ball could not accept a salary while the startups were getting up off the ground, he knows that regardless of the struggle, self-funding was the best way to meet the desired outcome of his companies.