SOURCE: Growth Capital Institute

October 11, 2010 18:56 ET

Entrepreneurs Meet 500 Investors October 28, 2010 7:00 - 10:00 AM at Growth Capital Conference

Early-Stage Investment Strong

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - October 11, 2010) -  38th Growth Capital Conference, October 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 October 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.

"Congress gives $30 billion Federal Funding and $12 billion in small business tax breaks in the just-passed 2010 SBA Act. We cover this Act at the Conference," adds 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 28, 7:00 - 10:00 AM

Where: The Olympic Collection, 11301 Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90064.

Who: 100 entrepreneurs network with early-stage investors including Maverick Angels, Pasadena Angels, Tech Coast Angels, Garage Technology Ventures, Peate Ventures, Buenaventura Fund, City National Bank and SEC Law Firm. CEOs seeking capital present their firms in Deal Displays™ featuring PowerPoints and tabletop displays.

Investors: Over 500 investors are represented at GCC October 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 also 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, October 27.

About Growth Capital Institute: This non-profit conference organization presents events quarterly. The next events are January 27, 2011 and April 27, 2011.
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Contact Information

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