As an entrepreneur, you’ve been fighting the good fight and trying to get your business started. You’ve done well. Now, it’s time to get some more help. You are probably driven to address a very near-term, specific problem. That’s a necessity of developing your product.
Keep in mind that investors look at how you are operating the business as well your technical progress. Keep a long-term perspective in mind. As your product matures and proceeds to being sold, you need to staff several functional organizations.