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Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network

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Welcome to Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network (LAESN)!

Whether you are just starting out in the world of business or are working on business number one-hundred, the Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network's goal is to help you meet potential business partners, investors, and most importantly more clients.

You are here because you know this is the best time to start your own business and you are right! Established in 2015, today Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network is the fastest growing organization serving the entrepreneur/startup community of the greater Los Angeles area.

Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network members include but are not limited to: startups entrepreneurs, small business owners, angel and accredited investors, venture capital managers, crowdfunding experts, and people looking to enjoy the many benefits of being their own boss!

We invite you to learn more about Los Angeles Entrepreneurs And Startup Network , by joining us at our next networking, pitching or raising money through (joint ventures, syndications, crowdfunding) event.

Guests are always welcome and RSVP'ing is highly encouraged

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Upcoming events (3)

How To Raise Startup Funding In 2021

Online event

How To Raise Startup Funding In 2021

****VIRTUAL EVENT*****
California Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition

RSVP ON BELOW LINK MANDATORY TO GET ZOOM LINK.
https://bit.ly/3usb9Mf

Meet Venture Capitalists & Angel Investors + 1:1 VIRTUAL NETWORKING
2020 was an extremely tough year, our world turned upside down.
The laws of the game has changed but the opportunity is more than ever.

More funding is available then it was ever before.
Join us for evening filled with information as to how to raise funding in 2021. Hear from VC's directly as to what they they like and want to invest in a company.

Panelists
Aaron Michel - Partner at 1984 Ventures
Aaron is a partner at 1984 Ventures, a seed stage venture capital firm in San Francisco. Prior to that he founded PathSource, a venture-backed startup that rose to be the top career app in the Apple App Store and was acquired in 2017. He sits on the executive committee of San Francisco's workforce investment board. Named an Innovation Rockstar by the Boston Business Journal,
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/aaronmmichel/

Amit Sridharan - Founding General Partner at First Rays Venture Partners
Amit is a Founding General Partner at First Rays Venture Partners. 'First Rays' specializes in seed stage investments in Enterprise B2B software themes around AI, Cloud, Edge, Data, Distributed & Security. He has led over 10 investments from First Rays Venture Partners that includes Enya.ai, Blitzz.io & Kleeen Software amongst others. Amit was previously the Director of US Investments & Partnerships at Mahindra Partners Ventures, the Corporate Venture Capital of Mahindra Group. He has had stints at Pear VC and Spruce Capital Partners
LinkedIN - https://www.linkedin.com/in/amitsridharan/

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David Mandel - Managing Partner at Emerging Ventures
Prior to his current career in venture capital, Mr. Mandel built, operated and exited 4 different successful businesses in the Insurance and Finance industries over a 28-year period; including growing Alliance United Insurance Company to over $450MM in annual premium and over 500 employees, before selling to Kemper Corp (KMPR) in 2015.
In addition to being a serial entrepreneur, Mr. Mandel is also a life-long investor, and technology enthusiast. He invested in over 500 early-stage startups to-date, and is now generally regarded as a thought-leader in the field.
LikedIn -https://www.linkedin.com/in/david3712/

David Segura - Investor & Entrepreneur
LikedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-segura-91822a1/

Dylan Itzikowitz - Investor at Expa (started by the founder of Uber)
Dylan Itzikowitz is an investor at Expa, where he works to identify and support talented founders for Expa's pre-seed investments. Expa is an early stage venture fund started by Garrett Camp (founder of Uber & StumbleUpon), to help founders take companies from ideas to scale. With a background in investing, Dylan previously led media and travel investments at Founders Factory in London, in partnership with the Guardian & easyJet respectively. Dylan is also the founder of, The Forward Movement, a social enterprise that promotes accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.
LikedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylanitzikowitz/
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Hosted By - Los Angeles Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition.

Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/2YtL6rv
Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/37TmcEL
Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/
Youtube - https://bit.ly/3hSQyhv

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Know It All - How To Pitch Your Ideas to VCs

Online event

****VIRTUAL EVENT*****
TIME : 3:30 PM PST

Are you a startup looking to pitch your company in front of panel of expert Startups, VC's and Audience?
This is your chance. Meet, field questions, and tips and tricks from investors.
Meet the VCs and get advice on how founders should Pitch and justify their valuation at an early stage?
Agenda & Learning
- Introduction
- What can companies do to get off the ground and raise VC money
- What do VCs want in the founder?
- What is the best way to get in touch with Angel Investors or VCS?
- What are the biggest mistakes founders make when pitching VCS?

RSVP Below to attend and get zoom link
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Panelists
Stephanie Rich is Head of Platform at Bread and Butter Ventures
Stephanie Rich is Head of Platform at Bread and Butter Ventures where she works to add continuous value to portfolio companies and founders. She is also EIR at Techstars Farm to Fork Accelerator in partnership with Cargill and Ecolab. Steph has worked with numerous early stage startups as a mentor and advisor, and has received the Techstars #givefirst award three separate times.
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanieprich/

Dhaval Kapadia - Angel Investor, Serial entrepreneur
Dhaval is an angel Investor, serial entrepreneur and a mentor. He is the Vice-Chair of TiE SoCal Angels, and Cofounder of the Startup Steroid platform. Dhaval’s mission is to help founders connect with investors, and provide them with education, mentorship and guidance to help them take their businesses to the next level.

LinkedIN - https://www.linkedin.com/in/dhavalkapadia/

Graham Peck - Venture Partner Cultivation Capital
Graham Peck is an angel and venture capital investor, entrepreneur and operator. He helps companies large and small to scale their technology teams and is also a Venture Partner with Cultivation Capital which invests in Seed and Series A Stage Software Technology Companies. Graham is the founding partner of a roll-up group which is actively pursuing acquisitions of several custom software technology development and cybersecurity services companies. He is a double major graduate of Franklin University in Business Administration and Marketing.
LikedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/grahamcpeck/

Craig Reinfeld - Angel Investor
As an active angel investor, Craig Reinfeld’s new focus is investing in female founders and bridging the gender equality gap in startup funding, primarily in the SaaS and CPG space.
LikedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/craig-reinfeld-70ba1722/

Keith Newman - Managing Partner at Newman Media
Keith Newman is a media and technology executive and has worked across many successful technology and media organizations. Newman has focused more recently on helping early stage businesses develop successful growth strategies for today’s market. Newman has held management roles with ReCode, IDG, CMP/UBM, PodTech, Aptimus, N-Computing, Pinger, Ziff-Davis and others.
LikedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/kanewman/

Callum Bir - Managing Partner at AI Ventures, 3x founder, ex Microsoft
Venture Capital Investor 💰in Sydney Australia | Managing Partner 🦄 early stage AI startups 🚀 in Australia 🇦🇺 and US 🇺🇸 3x founder, ex corporate, ex Microsoft, now VC
Fund II focus area B2B, Health, Ed, Marketing and HR / Recruitment tech
Founder and Host of Sydney Startup Show that streams live twice weekly featuring founder stories.
Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/callumbir/?originalSubdomain=au

RSVP Below to attend and get zoom link
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Hosted By - Los Angeles Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition.
Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/2YtL6rv
Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/37TmcEL
Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/
Youtube - https://bit.ly/3hSQyhv

RSVP Below to attend and get zoom link
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White Label World Expo

Las Vegas Convention Center

Following the success of our 2020 White Label World Expo, the 2021 edition will be a massive event with 15,000+ attendees, focused heavily on retail and eCommerce business from a variety of industries, including Health & Wellness, CBD & Hemp, Apparel & Accessories, Beauty & Cosmetics, Consumer Goods, and much more!

As a member of our Meetup Group, take advantage of this exclusive offer and gain access to our exclusive After Show Party! Come network with top executives from leading brands like Amazon, Google, PayPal, Facebook, and more!

Looking for a new supplier? Tips for launching your eCommerce brand? No matter the need, White Label World Expo is here to help!

Grab your FREE ticket at the link below!

https://www.eventdata.co.uk/Forms/Form.aspx?FormRef=WLV91Visitor&TrackingCode=Meetup

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