SOURCE: Growth Capital Institute

Growth Capital Institute

September 30, 2009 21:17 ET

Entrepreneurs Meet 500 Investors October 22, 2009

Early-Stage Investment Strong

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - 34th Growth Capital Conference, October 22, 2009, 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 October 22 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: October 22, 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, DFJ Frontier and Anthem Venture Partners. CEOs seeking capital present their firms in Deal Displays™ featuring presentations and tabletop displays.

Investors: Over 500 investors and $6 billion in capital are represented at GCC October 22. The Angels represent over 400 individual investors. The Angels fund over one deal per month, with investments ranging from $200 thousand to $5 million. DFJ Frontier is part of a venture capital network with 100 investment professionals, $6 billion invested, and spanning 30 cities in USA, Europe, and Latin America. Anthem Venture Partners is one of the few venture capital firms that are truly early stage.

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, October 21.

About Growth Capital Institute: This non-profit conference organization presents events quarterly. The next events are January 28, 2010 and April 29, 2010.

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Contact Information

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