We typically get so many questions from our audience about getting Startup investment so we wanted to bring you one of the top experts in Philly region. We look forward to seeing you at our Meetup!
Michael C. Bertoni - Founder of Philly Software & HealthTech Meetup and Founder & CTO, PhillyTech
Alan Kraus will be the Featured Speaker for our Meetup. For more than 20 years, Alan Kraus has passionately supported early stage and startup entrepreneurs reaching their growth objectives.
Alan is best known for his 18 years serving as the Investment Director for Information Technology at the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania, an economic development organization tasked with creating growth in the technology sector within the state. He funded more than 200 investments in 130 companies in the region, usually as the first institutional investment, including regional success stories like Coldlight Solutions, Boomi, Monetate, Health Market Science, Ticketleap, OneTwoSee, Sidecar, Core Solutions, Sidecar and many more. His portfolio consistently performed exceedingly well, with funded companies, in aggregate, having raised $300+MM in follow-on capital and acquired for $650+MM, with both numbers expected to rise significantly given current prospects of companies yet to exit.
Alan is the Principal Consultant at Blind Spot Strategy, and is one of the top experts in our region in helping Technology Founders and their teams build and execute their funding strategies to grow their companies. His services include:
- FUNDABILITY ASSESSMENT
- STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT
- EXECUTION AND PITCH DECK
- PART-TIME OR INTERIM CFO
He will be speaking about “Blind Spots and Building a Funding Strategy" and discussing his experience when someone is looking for seed and early stage funding.
Here’s the agenda for the Meetup:
- 5.45 - 6.30: Open Networking
- 6.30 - 7.30: Featured Speaker Alan Kraus - “Blind Spots and Building a Funding Strategy"
- 7.30 - 8.30: Open Networking
Our Meetup is sponsored by PhillyTech. Check out their Digital CV and Set Up a Free Consultation Here - http://bit.ly/2Ei3ngP
FOR 20+ YEARS PHILLYTECH HAS BEEN FOCUSED ON HELPING SOFTWARE, HEALTHTECH and HI-TECH COMPANIES BUILD A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE, DIFFERENTIATE, DRIVE
REVENUE, INCREASE PRODUCTIVITY, CUSTOMER SATISFACTION AND REDUCE COSTS THROUGH A COMBINATION OF ENGINEERING & SALES SERVICES.
Artificial Intelligence | Machine Learning | Big Data | Cloud
Blockchain | Custom Web and Mobile App | Full-time, Contract
and Contract to Hire | Project Based | Staff Augmentation
Lead Generation | Funding | Sales Process Consulting
Outsourced Business Development | Event Management
Digital CV and Resume Writing | Coaching