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Monday, May 15 • 9:00am - 9:45am
Finding Money Beyond The VC LIMITED

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It is HARD for non-social/consumer startups to find money, especially early.  For enterprise startups, ideal investors are quite often not angels or VCs but corporate and/or government partners who can provide both financing and critical customer engagements.  With larger companies moving heavily into the startup world, the ability to find and gain these partnerships has never been better.  But these are not free rides and quite often the motivations and criteria that these alternative sources use are very different from more traditional investors.  Join us to hear from some of the most exciting alternative funds in the area and learn what they are looking for and how they can help your company in more ways than you might realize!

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Tim O'Shea

Co-Founder, Engage Colorado


Scott Brown

VP of Ventures & Outreach, CableLabs - https://www.linkedin.com/in/sc0ttbr0wn/]; Whirlpool Ventures; Deloitte Ventures; RTD Ventures

Suzy Gutierrez

Suzy is an entrepreneurial advocate and corporate community builder working to enable high-impact IoT companies to launch and grow. I am engaged in developing innovative business models for entrepreneurial ecosystems, identifying best practices for corporate innovation and cultivating connections between entrepreneurs, corporate partners and public entities working with such organizations as the Innovation Pavilion... Read More →
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Katie Woslager

Senior Manager- Advanced Industries, Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade
As Senior Manager, Katie manages the strategy of the Advanced Industry Accelerator Program. She works directly with early stage and start-up companies, Colorado Research Institution Technology Transfer Offices, and Advanced Industry stakeholders.   She oversees all Early Stage Capital and Retention Grants, Proof of Concept Grants and Infrastructure Grant contracts. She also oversees the AI Export Program as well as the State Trade... Read More →

Monday May 15, 2017 9:00am - 9:45am
Riverside 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302
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