This seminar will provide a comprehensive review of the main types of funding available for start-ups and existing businesses. Topics will include crowdfunding, angel investment, venture capital, SBA lending, SBIR technology grants, microloans and alternative lending. You'll learn about the pros & cons of each type of funding and which one is right for your business.
Instructor Paul Bozzo is a scalable entrepreneurial and technology ventures expert in the San Francisco Bay Area. Paul’s background blends over 25 years of professional experience in start-up strategy, angel and venture capital financing, strategic planning and SBA lending. His specialty is working with entrepreneurial ventures to refine their business model, create an investment-driven business plan and prepare an effective funding presentation. He also advises CEOs and founding teams on these common start-up issues: legal entity selection, equity financing structures, financial forecasting and exit strategies.