Venture Capital Organization Educates Entrepreneurs in the Art of Raising Money from Investors
(Salt Lake City – December 8) The Wayne Brown Institute (WBI) and VentureCapital.Org presents a free seminar entitled ‘How to Raise Money’ in Salt Lake City, Utah at Holland and Hart on December 8. The two hour event deals with the tough issues of raising money in Utah, and features venture professionals in an open Q&A session.
This month’s seminar will discuss current trends, the basics of the fundraising process, finding the right investor, and how to raise capital from the perspective of a serial entrepreneur and an investor.
The seminar will introduce:
- The importance of a business plan
- What sources of capital are right for you
- Understanding the five Fs, Angels and Venture Capitalists
- Assessing your entrepreneurial readiness
- Basic business structure
- What makes a deal attractive to an investor
- Raising money legally
In the conclusion of the seminar, the presenters will answer questions from the audience. Information will be given on a free internet tool that can help business grow and add credibility to the company.
When: Thursday, December 8, 2011; 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Holland and Hart
222 S. Main St. # 2200
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
ABOUT THE INSTITUTE : The Wayne Brown Institute is the nation’s oldest and most successful non-profit, 501(c)(3) venture accelerator. To date, of the over 700 groundbreaking high tech companies that have presented in a WBI program, 70% have participated in financial transactions totaling more than $5 billion in private equity, accounting for ½%-1% of venture capital deal flow in the United States .