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EFactor Presents: Got Funding

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As an entrepreneur you know that funding is crucial. It helps to have some money to get your business off the ground or expand it when a great opportunity comes up. Traditional sources are tough in this economy, but all it takes is a little imagination and some expert advice about some of the great new channels for funding now available.

If you are looking for funding, then you have come to the right place and it’s time to register! This event will educate entrepreneurs about all the funding options now available for start-ups and small business owners. From crowdfunding, to angel investing and debt financing, to bootstrapping and small business loans, this not-to-be-missed event will feature experts from each funding niche.

After attending, you’ll have insights on:
● The benefits and limitations of each type of funding;
● How to determine the type of financing that is right for your company;
● The process of securing each type of funding;
● And much, much more!

These insights will help you make more informed decisions and open up new doors of opportunity for your start-up or existing enterprise!

Mark Perlmutter: Mark is the CEO of MicroAngels Crowd Funding Network, a global network of local sites where grass roots crowd investors from overseas and the US can invest small amounts in companies they know and love, before they go public in the US. Mark was licensed as an investment broker in 1981 and has raised many millions of dollars from individuals for social impact companies.

Chris Fure: Chris Fure is a partner and the Development Director for Wonder Animation, Inc. (Los Angeles CA), and the LDJ Capital Fund (New York, NY). Previously, Chris was a partner and the Vice President of Business Development for TransGlobal Ventures, LLC (San Francisco, New York and Beijing) from 1998-2005, and was a partner and the Executive Producer of RCA/Iceberg recording artist SISTA SISTA (Oakland CA and Munich) from 1994-1997. Currently, Chris also serves as Director of Development for the Abundant Seas Foundation. Chris earned a MBA from NYIT and a BA from UC Berkeley.

Steve Cinelli. Steve has been involved in the application of technology to capital formation for twelve years. His strategic finance career has spanned large and small institutions and the founding of OffRoad Capital and PRIMARQ, two private capital markets.

Regular Price: $15 when you sign up online at
Price at the Door: $20

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