Date(s) - 29 Oct 2012
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
NC Biotechnology Center, 15 TW Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
LEARN FROM EXPERIENCED INVESTORS AND ENTREPRENEURS
Becoming an Investor-Ready Entrepreneur is designed to educate and prepare growth-oriented entrepreneurs to successfully engage private equity investors. The program was developed with direct input from experienced entrepreneurs, angel investors, angel networks / fund executives, and venture capitalists, and provides an "insider's look" into the world of equity funding. By understanding what investors look for, entrepreneurs can reduce barriers to funding, navigate the process more easily, and increase the chances of obtaining funding for their business.
The following investors and entrepreneurs will lead the RTP Investor-Ready Entrepreneur program:
- Jenni Ammirati, WCSR – transactional attorney
- Bill Warner & Rick Kramerik, IMAF-RTP – entrepreneurs & angel fund executives
- John Cambier & Lister Delgado, NC IDEA – fund managers
- Tim Janke, SBTDC / IMAF – investor & early stage fund executive
- Bill Parrish, SBTDC – consultant, entrepreneur & investor
LUNCHEON KEYNOTE: Eric Buckland, Founder/CEO, Bioptigen
Learn more at www.sbtdc.org/investorready.
HOW TO REGISTER
The Becoming an Investor-Ready Entrepreneur registration fee is $295; however, you are eligible for a special scholarship rate of $95 courtesy of our statewide and local sponsors. Make sure to select a "Sponsor / Marketing Partner Affiliation" on the registration form to receive the $95 sponsorship pricing. REGISTER ONLINE >>