On April 27, 2010, FundingPost is hosting a panel discussion with leading Angel and Venture Capital Investors at its "Seattle VC and Angel Conference" in Seattle, Washington, sponsored by and hosted at Perkins Coie. FundingPost has created a unique niche organizing VC and Angel events nationwide, allowing entrepreneurs to meet and learn from active Angel Investors and early and seed-stage Venture Capitalists. For more information about this event please visit our website.
After hosting a highly successful series of Angel Investing events in Seattle for years, FundingPost is excited to be putting together an amazing panel again this year. The panelists for the event include:
• Moderator: Ben Straughan, Partner, Perkins Coie
• Petra Franklin, Managing Director, Vault Capital
• Bill McAleer, Managing Director, Voyager Capital
• Cathi Hatch, Founder and CEO, ZINO Society
• Janis Machala, Founder and Managing Partner, Paladin Partners
• Lucinda Stewart, Managing Directors, OVP Venture Partners
• Bill Bryant, Venture Partner, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
• Saqib Rasool, CEO and Angel Investor, Conceivian.
Companies will also have the opportunity to give an elevator pitch to the entire panel of investors. "It's a fantastic opportunity for an early-stage company to learn how to give a clean and concise elevator pitch, learning the specific points that Investors need to hear – and then giving their newly formatted elevator pitch to the panel of Angels and Seed Investors," said Joe Rubin, Director, FundingPost. "Angel investors are always on the lookout for great ideas, and FundingPost is proud to provide a forum for seed investors to locate promising new ventures."
With over 9,500 CEOs and 650 Venture Capital Funds attending events in 19 cities nationwide; a Printed Dealflow Magazine; and a deal-exchange website with over 7,600 VC & Angel Investor members & over 120,000 companies, that has, on average, made an introduction of an Investor to an Entrepreneur every business day since its inception; FundingPost believes that it is important to reach investors in every medium possible - both online and offline. FundingPost has been responsible for Millions and Millions of dollars in Venture Capital Raised!
FundingPost has had the opportunity to work with thousands of Angel and Venture Capital Investors over the past 9 years representing over $106.8 Billion.