SOURCE: Growth Capital Institute

Growth Capital Institute

January 19, 2010 12:00 ET

Entrepreneurs Meet 500 Investors; January 28, 2010; Early-Stage Investment Strong

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - January 19, 2010) - 35th Growth Capital Conference, January 28, 2010, brings together 100 entrepreneurs and 500 investors in networking breakfast, deal presentations, and capital sources panel. Register at with Code MW.

"Young companies continue to attract investment capital if they have growth prospects," says David T. Newman, Managing Director of Newman Capital. Newman co-chairs the Growth Capital Conference on January 28 in Los Angeles. Speakers include the major angel groups and early-stage venture capitalists. "The angels and VCs continue to invest in promising early-stage deals," says Newman.

If you are looking for investments or you own a growing early stage firm and need capital, this is a networking opportunity you do not want to miss.

When: January 28, 7:00 - 10:00 AM

Where: Conference site is Olympic Collection, 11301 Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90064.

Who: As many as 100 entrepreneurs network with early-stage investors including Tech Coast Angels, Maverick Angels, GroundWork Equity and SJ Capital. CEOs seeking capital present their firms in Deal Displays (featuring PowerPoints and tabletop displays).

Investors: Over 500 investors are represented at GCC January 28. The Angels represent over 400 individual investors. The Angels fund over one deal per month, with investments ranging from $200 thousand to $5 million. Offshore funding sources are represented by the early-stage venture capitalists.

Free Advice: Free Consulting on funding and marketing is offered by Small Business Development Centers at the Conference. The SBDCs fees are funded by the Small Business Administration.

Excitement: Investors share secrets of deal submission, company valuation and term negotiations. The Investor Panel is always mobbed after presentations with questions, comments & business card exchange. The Conference kicks off with registration and breakfast at 7 AM. Three hours of exciting presentations and networking follow. Bring plenty of business cards to this meeting.

Register to Attend: Online at or phone 310-397-8899. Discount of $10 off the $69 fee available if you register online in advance with MasterCard or Visa and use code MW. Discount not available at the door. Online registration closes at Noon, January 27.

About Growth Capital Institute: This non-profit conference organization presents events quarterly. The next events are April 29, 2010 and July 29, 2010. Learn more at

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Dr. Kathleen Vinson
    Growth Capital Institute
    Tel 310-397-8899
    Email Contact