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• What we'll do
A unique opportunity for entrepreneurs and the startup community to “get real” with investors and influencers in the world of startup capital. Each session features a leader in the investment community, with dialog that cuts to the chase and close-up opportunities to get straight answers to real world questions. Get a handle on the thought process from the other side of the table, with knowledge that empowers regarding key capital-raising topics:
- Clarity about what matters to investors
- Insights on a case-by-case basis
- Best practices to get your round right
- Risk and return scenarios that actually happen - What is true “value add” and how to get it
- Investor types and targeting in the real world
- Readiness – what it means in practical terms
The event is hosted by Murray Arenson, CEO of Pluribus Capital and Managing Director of ConnectNow. ConnectNow is a leading access to capital program from Innovation Pavilion in partnership with Pluribus Capital.
Spencer is Managing Director of Infinite Peaks Holdings, a private venture holdings company- specializing in sustainability, energy, technology and real estate. His prior experience includes CFO of Emergent VC, Investment Manager to several private holding companies and Partner in a series of successful start-ups. Culture, social impact and providing oversight of smart financial principles have been his guide stones. As a CFO he works through a strategic balance sheet perspective- identifying how assets, working capital and cashflow management can empower business growth. He also teaches business founders smart startup principles and excels in identifying the growth opportunities within management. With 15 years of experience in small business and private placement of investments – Spencer has spanned his practice across real estate development, business acquisition, private placement and venture capital. Spencer has a degree in Neuroscience from Baylor University and Masters’ degrees from the University of Texas in both Finance and Architecture.
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• Important to know
Office Hours: BOLD Legal and Singer Lewak team will be having Office hours before and after the meetup. Please contact us and let us know if you would be interested.