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Saturday, March 8 • 9:30am - 10:30am
Startup Star Power: Startups Backed by Celebrity

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A startup is born everyday. With the growing trends in technology, the key is finding innovative ways to fund these companies for longevity. Typical startups go through several rounds of funding. During each round, companies are attempt to raise critical funding, retain a strong equity position and garner enough momentum to move to their next level. A growing trend to raise seed money in the past few years has been crowdfunding via web based technologies. An emerging source of startup capital is securing a Celebrity Angel Investor. This panel will include startups that have successfully secured funding from celebrities such as T.I. ( also known as Clifford Harris) and retired professional athletes.
Learn how to get the attention of an A List celebrity who is involved in multiple projects and maintains such a busy schedule.

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Saturday March 8, 2014 9:30am - 10:30am CST
Hilton Garden Inn, Colorado

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