Register for the complete Capital Track Series at a discounted price!
The leading seminar for educating angel investors, entrepreneurs, and startup support professionals about how to execute the angel investment process.
Angel Investing Overview covers the following topics:
Entrepreneurs who understand how investors operate and what they expect will have a huge advantage in solidifying a successful deal. They will also be better prepared for attracting and pitching to investors.
Startup Support Professionals can increase the value of their services to clients and constituencies when they can more effectively advise them on to execute the angel investment process. The more knowledge you can transfer the better positioned for success your clients will be.
Angel Groups and Investors that understand how to execute and manage the process of early-stage equity investing are in a better position to lower risk and increase returns. Angel groups that apply the skills taught in this seminar can improve their investment process, create improved deal flow and raise the odds of realizing successful exits.
Susan Preston is the General Partner for the CalCEF Clean Energy Angel Fund, focusing on seed/start-up stage investments in clean energy technology. She is also the Managing Partner for the new Seattle Angel Fund, and a Manger and Board Member for Element 8, a Seattle-based angel group focusing on clean-tech investing. She is an MBA Professor and Buerk Endowed Fellow for Entrepreneurship at the University of Washington, and serves as co-chair and lead instructor for the Angel Resource Institute.
Susan is a world-recognized expert in angel financing and organizations. She is a national and international consultant and speaker on economic development, angel and venture financing for numerous countries and NGOs including the EU, OECD, USAID, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Industry Canada and EBAN. She was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation for 6 years focusing on initiatives supporting the growth and success of women entrepreneurs and initiatives related to angel investing and angel organizations.
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