MobileMonday Toronto

MobileMonday Toronto
MaRS

MaRS

February 17, 2009 09:00 ET

Ready to Pitch Your Killer Idea? Make it to MobileMonday at MaRS

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 17, 2009) - If you're a prospective mobile entrepreneur keen to take your idea or business to the next level, you just might get your chance at MaRS on Monday, March 2nd.

MobileMonday Toronto, the mobile industry-networking group, will open the floor for prospective mobile entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to some of Canada's leading VCs. The focus of this session will be raising capital for mobile ventures. It will include participation from Sean Wise of Wise Mentor Capital, Ted Anderson, Managing General Partner from Ventures West, Marc Faucher from JLA Ventures Fund and Matt Golden from RBC Venture Partners Fund.

The panel will offer guidance and expertise and, as a part of this session, four companies from the Toronto area will be given the opportunity to pitch the panel on the merits of their business or idea, and why they should receive funding.

Companies or individuals interested in pitching the venture capital companies should go to www.mobilemondaytoronto.com for details on participating.

"Given the economic climate it will be more important than ever for companies to look for support from investment channels that can help them during these cycles," says Jim Brown and Alexander S. Bosika, co-founders of MobileMonday Toronto. "We've had a fantastic turnout over the last two years for this event. There are some very innovative companies out there; we hope that we can give them exposure and help them on their way to the next level."



WHAT: 3rd Annual Venture Capital Panel and Pitch Session:
Raising Capital for Mobile Business Ventures

WHEN: Monday, March 2nd 6:30pm

WHERE: MaRS Centre, 101 College Street

CONTACT: www.mobilemondaytoronto.com

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