Friday, February 6, 2009

Getting Ready for Capital workshop

My Fuqua classmate, Jessica Thomas '04, is hosting the following event at UNC.

The Center for Sustainable Enterprise at UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business
School, Hutchison Law Group , and SJF Advisory Services are pleased to
invite you to a Getting Ready for Capital workshop for sustainable

Thursday, February 19, 20094:30 - 8:30pm
Location: UNC 
Chapel HillKenan-Flagler Business School
Registration: FREE for BASE members, $55 for non-members 

Getting Ready for Capital is a program of UNC's Business Accelerator
for Sustainable Entrepreneurship (BASE)

Getting Ready for Capital will help answer: 
· What types of investments are available?
· What are investors looking for?
· What are the benefits and challenges of different types of investments?
· Is my company ready for capital investment?
· How do I prepare my company to attract investors?

Workshop will include:
- Keynote: Jim Dean, Dean of the 
Kenan-Flagler Business School 
- Lecture: Overview of the Capital Spectrum from Rick Larson, Director
of Sustainable Ventures, The Conservation Fund 
- Investors' Panel: Preparing your Company for Capital with panelists
from SJF Ventures, Square 1 Bank, Bank of 
America, and Investors' Circle
- Entrepreneurs' Panel: Life after the Check with panelists from
Immaculate Baking, MegaWatt Solar, Sencera, and Greenbridge Developments
- Networking Reception

More information:


Contact: Jessica Thomas,, 919-962-4259

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