FundingPost is proud to announce that on April 5-7, 2006, 20 early-stage technology companies and more than 50 venture capital and angel investors will participate in the “Perfect Venture Conference.” The “Perfect Venture Conference” is sponsored by Merrill Lynch, Morrison and Foerster and PPS for Healthcare. Many entrepreneurs wonder what it takes to secure venture capital financing and need opportunities to showcase their businesses. At this three-day event, panels of and keynote speeches by Venture Capital Investors will answer the questions these young technology companies have.
FundingPost has completed 15+ sold out venture events in New York City over the past four years and it is proud to announce its next Venture Capital event in New York. After years of smaller events, FundingPost has decided to host a three-day conference to address the requests of entrepreneurial companies who want higher investor to company ratios and more chances to pitch. At the “Perfect Venture Conference” each company will pitch multiple times to the Investors. There will be 2-minute elevator pitches, 5-minute workshop pitches, 10-minute PowerPoint presentations and 1-on-1 private meetings. The panels and workshops will cover the entire fundraising process including: How to give a Great Pitch, Building Revenue and Customers, Building your Management Team, Setting Valuation, Preparing your Finances, Meeting with Investors, Negotiating Term Sheets, Exit Strategies, and the current state of IT Investing; All important topics entrepreneurs need to know about to get venture capital funding. To view the agenda for the conference, please visit the Perfect Venture Conference website.
The companies scheduled to present at the conference include:
Blue Pearl Software, Sunnyvale, CA , business-instruments.com, New York, NY, CFN Services, Herndon, VA, Deep Liquidity, Houston, TX, Full Screen Publications, Miami, FL, IBP Corporation, Alabaster, AL, MindTouch, St. Paul, MN, Mission Research, Lancaster, PA, PayCommerce, Avenel, NJ, Pet Wellness Plans Inc., Norcross, GA, Pie Digital Inc., San Francisco, CA, Progressive Pipe, Atlantic Highlands, NJ, Pulse Digital, New York, NY, RezTrak, LLC., Houston, TX, River Rock Development, LLC., Jersey City, NJ, Senscient, League City, TX, Sticky Incorporated, Auburn, WA, Tivitz, Annapolis, MD, UdesignWeprint, Boston, MA and Velocent Systems, Inc., Naperville, IL.
More than 50 Venture Capital and Angel Investor funds are already confirmed to speak. Funds represented include: Aegis Capital Group, Anthem Capital Management, Apex Capital Corp., Arca Group, Arrowpath Venture Capital, Ascend Ventures, Battery Ventures, BRM Capital, Canaan Partners, Coast Ventures, Core Capital Partners, Cross Atlantic Capital Partners, Delaware Crossing Investor Group, Eastern Technology Partners, Endeavor Capital, Global Media Fund, Grotech Capital Group, IDG Ventures, IDT Ventures, Inflectionpoint Ventures, Innovation Philadelphia, Intel Capital, Inverness Capital Partners, Israel Infinity Fund, Korean Technology Investment Group, Liquid Capital Group, LORE, Masthead Venture Partners, Milestone Venutre Partners, Millenium Technology Ventures, NGP Energy Technology Partners, NJTC Venture Fund, North Sea Ventures, NY Angels, Oncore Capital, Osage Venture Partners, Rho Capital Partners, Ridgewood Capital, Rocket Ventures, SASI, SAVP, Sceata Technology Group, Security Growth Partners, Signal Equity Partners, Softbank Capital, StartUp Massachusetts, StarVest Partners, Tech Coast Angels & Venture Farm, The Verticom Group,TriState Investors,Updata Capital,Updata Partners,Vencon Management, Inc. and Wasatch Venture Capital. For a full list of speakers, please visit the Perfect Venture Conference website.
“We are thrilled to be offering 20 emerging technology companies the exclusive opportunity to work so closely with 50 Venture Capitalists over three-days. We know that this conference will allow these CEOs to grow and perfect their pitch, making them ready for investment. Our series have been successful because both the entrepreneurs and the investors see the value of the exchange,” said Joe Rubin, Director, FundingPost. “Our Venture Capitalist speakers are really excited to see some really fantastic new companies.”
For more information about the New York City “Perfect Venture Conference” and other FundingPost events, call (800) 461-5509 or visit FundingPost’s “Perfect Venture Conference” website.
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For over five years FundingPost has worked with thousands of Angel and Venture Capital Investors and Entrepreneurs. FundingPost has hosted over 5,000 CEOs and 600 Venture Funds at events in 15 cities nationwide, as well as providing a quarterly Dealflow magazine and a deal-exchange Website that has, on average, seen an introduction of an Investor to an Entrepreneur every business day since its inception. FundingPost’s mission is to reach investors and entrepreneurs in every medium possible – both online and offline, and it is experiencing strong growth as the venture capital markets continue to improve worldwide.