SOURCE: Growth Capital Institute

October 15, 2008 15:18 ET

Early-Stage Investment Strong: Young Companies Meet Investors October 23

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2008) - Growth Capital Conference (GCC) is hosting an event on October 23 in Los Angeles where young companies meet early-stage investors. 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.

"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 October 23 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," continues Newman.

30th Growth Capital Conference, October 23, 2008, brings together early-stage companies with investors in a three hour networking breakfast and conference. Register at with Code MW.

When: October 23 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 investors including Tech Coast Angels, Pasadena Angels and early-stage Venture Capitalists. CEOs seeking capital present their firms in Deal Displays™ featuring presentations and tabletop displays.

What: Investors share secrets of deal submission, company valuation and term negotiations. These Angels and Venture Capitalists represent over 400 individual investors. Together they fund over one deal per month, with investments ranging from $200 thousand to $5 million. 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.

Attendee Promotion: Register 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, October 22.

About Growth Capital Institute: This non-profit conference organization presents events quarterly. The next events are January 29, 2009 and April 30, 2009.

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Contact Information

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