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How to Raise Early Stage Capital

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2 pm M 10/26

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Attorney Buddy Arnheim’s interactive presentation provides entrepreneurs with vital insight for developing useful and strategic business plans to close on early money. By combining all of the necessary tools for a comprehensive roadmap of the funding space, Buddy provides deep insight into the funding process, various sources of funding and detailed fund structures including equity funding and debt financing.


6:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Check In, Food, Networking Reception

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm - Presentation, Q & A

8:30 pm to 9:00 pm - Wrap Up

About the Speaker:

Buddy Arnheim, a partner in Perkins Coie's Business practice, focuses his practice on the representation of emerging growth companies, venture capital funds and other early stage investors, and investment banks. Buddy is widely acknowledged as one of the premier practitioners in the venture capital industry, and is widely referenced for his experience in the areas of corporate and securities law and corporate governance matters. He has been involved in hundreds of transactions such as public equity and debt offerings, merger/acquisition transactions, private equity and venture capital financing transactions, and complex restructurings and spin-off transactions.

Buddy's clientele includes startup and well-established emerging growth companies, primarily in the software, information technology, Internet, fixed and mobile communications technology, cleantech and life sciences sectors. He is founder and chairman of the firm's Emerging Company practice and co-chairs the firm's Israel and Cleantech practices. In his spare time, Buddy serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Illinois College of Law, where he teaches a course on entrepreneurship. Buddy has lectured at various professional and industry seminars as well as at nationally recognized universities. He co-authored “The Public Company Handbook: A Practical Guide for Officers and Directors,” published by Bowne Financial Printing.

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