What we're about

Startup Founder 101 brings together aspiring and experienced tech entrepreneurs to discuss, meet, and collaborate to build great new startups, and to push the local startup ecosystem forward.

This group hosts numerous free events throughout the year where you can learn the best practices of starting a company from people who have been there and done that. You’ll have the opportunity to meet local founders and investors, exchange ideas with experts, get feedback on your idea, participate in startup workshops, and more.

Typical startup event topics include:
• Coming up with a strong startup idea
• Startup legal basics
• How to pitch your startup
• Starting a company without quitting your day job
• How to raise funding for your startup
• And much more!

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Upcoming events (1)

How to Raise Capital for an Impact Startup: Best Practices from VCs & Founders

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Do you have a startup that needs funding? Do you want to learn the latest best practices in 2022 on how to raise capital from professional investors? Then join us for this interactive, online fundraising discussion with Venture Capitalists and Impact Founders who will discuss the latest trends and provide practical advice to the audience. Learn expert insights, the pitfalls to avoid, what investors are looking for (and not) when it comes to investing in startups that make an impact.

>>> This is an interactive, live online event. To access the event, RSVP at https://fi.co/startupwebinar/13586
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>> Who Should Attend?

  • Anyone who is thinking about raising money for their startup
  • Anyone that wants an understanding of fundraising for early stage businesses and products
  • Investors who want to hear from other investors investing in impact startups

>> What are some of the Topics?

  • The key metrics and pre-requisites for raising funding, and the anatomy of a "fundable" company
  • How to make yourself more attractive to investors
  • How to utilize online fundraising networks and platforms, like AngelList, Gust, Kickstarter, and Indiegogo.
  • How to meet and work with different sources of capital, such as friends and family, angel investors, venture capitalists, government grants and loans, and more.
  • and more....

>>> This is an interactive, live online event. To access the event, RSVP at https://fi.co/startupwebinar/13586

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