SOURCE: Keiretsu Forum

Keiretsu Forum

February 25, 2015 11:00 ET

Call for Applications: Keiretsu Forum Angel Investor Network Announces May 1 Angel Capital Expo in Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - February 25, 2015) - Keiretsu Forum, the world's largest private equity angel investment network, announces its 20th bi-annual Northern California Angel Capital Expo on Friday, May 1st, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Microsoft, 1065 La Avenida Street in Mountain View, California.

Angel Capital Expo is the premier gathering of angel investors and entrepreneurs seeking funding capital to grow their businesses. On May 1st, more than 300 of the Bay Area's most active and respected angel investors will attend the Expo. 

"Our Angel Capital Expo is an exclusive event that brings esteemed Keiretsu Forum members, other angel groups, VC's together to collaborate and fund companies," said Randy Williams, Founder and CEO of Keiretsu Forum. "We are proud to play a seminal role in the growth of start-up businesses and job creation at a local, national, and international level."

Angel Capital Expo will feature 18 high-quality, diverse investment opportunities in technology, healthcare/life sciences, consumer products, real estate and funds. Companies that apply to Keiretsu Forum are typically in their A or B rounds having already secured initial funding of $500k to $1.5 million from founders, friends, family, and individual angels. All presenters will be pre-screened by a select committee of Keiretsu Forum members. Presentation coaching will be provided to companies selected to present. Each entrepreneur will make an on-stage presentation and will be available for additional discussion and due diligence at their exhibitor booth throughout the day.

Apply to Present 
Companies interested in presenting at the May 1st, 2015 Angel Capital Expo should complete the online application and contact Jenny Pater, Entrepreneur Director, at jpater@keiretsuforum.com or call (415) 573-0752.

Register to Attend 
Hosted by Keiretsu Forum, the Angel Capital Expo is the premier gathering of the angel capital community. Invitation to attend is extended only to accredited investorsRegister here. For more information, contact Carla Silva, Membership & Finance Director, at carla@keiretsuforum.com or call (415) 573-0753.

Become a Sponsor
If your company is interested in being a sponsor at the Angel Capital Expo, please contact Olivia Diamond, Marketing & Communications Director, at olivia@keiretsuforum.com or call (415) 573-0755.

About Keiretsu Forum
Keiretsu Forum was founded in 2000 by Randy Williams in the San Francisco Bay Area. With 36 chapters and over 1,400 accredited investor members, Keiretsu Forum is the world's largest invite-only angel investor network. Keiretsu Forum members provide early stage capital in the range of $250k - 2 million in high quality, diverse investment opportunities and collaborate in the due-diligence, but make their own individual investment decisions. Through the Keiretsu Forum, more than $400 million of capital has been invested into technology, consumer products, Internet, healthcare, life sciences and real estate companies. For more information, visit www.keiretsuforum.com.

Disclaimer
KEIRETSU FORUM IS A FACILITATOR BRINGING TOGETHER INVESTORS AND EARLY STAGE COMPANIES OFFERING GENERALLY HIGH-RISK INVESTMENTS. KEIRETSU FORUM IS NOT AFFILIATED WITH THE PRESENTING COMPANIES AND DOES NOT ENDORSE, INVEST IN, ASSIST WITH INVESTMENT IN OR RECOMMEND ANY OF THE COMPANIES (OR THE SECURITIES OF SUCH COMPANIES) THAT MAY SEEK FUNDING THROUGH KEIRETSU FORUM MEMBERS, AND RECEIVES NO SUCCESS FEES OR OTHER COMPENSATION FOR ANY FUNDING THAT MAY OCCUR (ALTHOUGH KEIRETSU MEMBERS AND/OR VOLUNTEERS MAY HAVE AN ECONOMIC INTEREST OR AFFILIATION WITH PRESENTING COMPANIES WHICH KEIRETSU REQUIRES THEY DISCLOSE). ACCORDINGLY, ANY INFORMATION OR REPRESENTATIONS GIVEN OR MADE BY ANY PRESENTING COMPANIES MUST NOT BE RELIED UPON AS HAVING BEEN REVIEWED FOR ACCURACY OR AUTHORIZED BY KEIRETSU FORUM. ANY OFFERS TO, OR INVESTMENTS MADE, BY A MEMBER OF KEIRETSU FORUM WILL BE TO OR IN HIS, HER OR ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND NOT ON BEHALF OF KEIRETSU FORUM. CONSEQUENTLY, INVESTORS MUST CONDUCT THEIR OWN DUE DILIGENCE IN CONNECTION WITH ANY INVESTMENT IN COMPANIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LEGAL, TAX AND INVESTMENT ADVICE.

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Contact Information

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    Olivia Diamond
    Keiretsu Forum
    Director of Marketing & Communications
    Email contact(415) 573-0755