Tuesday, October 12, 2021

- CDT
Investing in Diverse Founders
Ethan Monreal-Jackson
Ethan Monreal-Jackson
Newtype Ventures (formerly Agave Fund), Founder and General Partner
Cat Dizon (She/Her)
Cat Dizon (She/Her)
Active Capital, Co-Founder/COO
David Robinson Jr
David Robinson Jr
Weston Urban, Director of Placemaking
Dan Graham
Dan Graham
Notley, Springdale Ventures and Geyser Group, Founder and General Partner

Underrepresented founders receive less than 5% of funding despite making up more than 30% of the U.S. population. Our panel of investors will share how they are working to increase funding to underrepresented founders, the barriers they are seeing and why all investors should be doing more to address this disparity.

If you're live-streaming, tune into our YouTube Channel here

Monday, October 18, 2021

- CDT
Venture for America Presents: Financing Your Startup
Cat Dizon (She/Her)
Cat Dizon (She/Her)
Active Capital, Co-Founder/COO
Washington Navarro
Washington Navarro
TheEntrepreneurialWorld.com, Founder/Business Developer
Sean Wen
Sean Wen
Pinch Boil House & Curry Boys BBQ, Co-Owner

How are you planning to finance your startup? Have you set-up your business bank account or created a budget? How are you preparing to pitch to potential investors? Having a financial foundation and understanding what it will take to finance your startup is essential to the success of your business!

Venture for America presents the Financing Your Startup Panel, which will feature entrepreneurs and small business supporters who will overview various (but not all) key methods of financing for startups. The panelists featured are entrepreneurs who’ve bootstrapped, an investor, and a small business banker.

If you're live-streaming, tune into our YouTube Channel here.