Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Need capital for your business idea? Check this out.

Hear from a group of successful investors and entrepreneurs at the annual event hosted by Business Innovation Growth on "Funding Startup and Early-Stage Companies" from 1-6 p.m. Jan. 14 at UNC Charlotte's center-city campus. 

This event is free, thanks to donations from event sponsors, says Terry Cox, president of BIG, an nonprofit for high-potential entrepreneurs. 

Here's the agenda for the event: 

 1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.    Opening Remarks

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.    Pros and Cons of Bootstrapping      

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.     Practical Considerations for Deal Structures

3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.    Lessons Learned Raising Capital from our Prior Year Presenters
4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.    Successful Crowdfunding Raises

4:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.    Making the Investor Pitch

Registration: Register here or email Dress is business casual. 

The address is 320 E. 9th Street. Event will be in the large auditorium on the second floor. 

Visit here for directions and a map. Parking details will be sent with the registration confirmation email.