7th Annual Southeast Venture Conference March 13-14 – Charlotte, NC

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in News |

Date: March 13 – 14, 2013 Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pmLocation: Show map Ritz Carlton 201 E Trade St Charloltte, NCContact: Scott Hedrick Phone: 919-931-5655 Email: scott@techmediaco.com Join the 7th annual Southeast Venture Conference in hosting some of the most dynamic high-growth companies in the Southeast, March 13-14, 2013 at the Ritz Carlton in Charlotte, NC. The conference highlights both early and later stage investment...

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SBTDC – Investor-Ready Entrepreneur Seminar

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in News |

ARE YOU AN INVESTOR-READY ENTREPRENEUR? PLACE: Ben Craig Center Charlotte, NC DATE/TIME: March 27, 2013 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Raising equity capital is challenging at best. Becoming an Investor- Ready Entrepreneur TM is designed to educate and prepare growth- oriented entrepreneurs to successfully engage private equity investors. Getting ready includes a wide range of activities and decisions that will help the entrepreneur with their business in...

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The Charlotte Venture Challenge Accepting Applications

Posted by on Feb 15, 2013 in News |

The Charlotte Venture Challenge business innovation competition is accepting applications from early-stage entrepreneurial companies until Friday, March 1, 2013. The grand prize winner will receive $25,000 and there will be substantial prizes in each competition category. Winning companies will be chosen in six categories: 1) New Energy & High Tech, 2) IT & Informatics, 3) Life & Biotech Sciences, 4) Consumer Products & Services,...

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12th Annual Charlotte Venture Challenge

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in News |

“Selling a successful startup is by no means an easy task. Pitching an idea justly is not something that happens over night. It takes careful thought, planning, and revision. That’s why I encourage founders to take EVERY opportunity to sell their idea. In it’s 12th year, the Charlotte Venture Challenge is one of the most well-known and funded events in the southeast.  Jivan Achreja recently spoke with Devin Collins, one of...

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2012 Charlotte Venture Challenge Pitch Day Winners

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in News |

2012 Charlotte Venture Challenge Pitch Day Winners  Charlotte, NC (December 6, 2012) – The 1st Annual Charlotte Venture Challenge Pitch Day featured 14 presentations by some of Charlotte’s most innovative new technologies. Pitch Day innovators presented before a judging panel made up of innovation executives from Lowes, Electrolux, Belk, Husqvarna, Ingersoll Rand, and Blackarch Partners. Cash prizes were awarded, but the main goal of the...

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SBTDC Investor-Ready Entrepreneur Class

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in News |

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...

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