March 16, 2012
SALT LAKE CITY — The Wayne Brown Institute (WBI), hosts The Deal Forum for startups, investors, entrepreneurs and the venture community at large.The event is held on Wednesday March 28th in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The Deal Forum provides start-up and early to mid stage companies with venture-based mentoring and advice from venture professionals and investors. This mentoring and advice could be crucial to help accelerate their funding, commercialization, growth and ultimate job creation. With the help of this commercialization process, a company’s prospects of raising money are greatly enhanced.
Through the WBI Deal Forum process, selected companies are mentored on delivering an impactful presentation to prospective investors. All companies are reviewed by and work with members of the angel and venture investment community during this process.
Everyone is welcome to attend, observe and network. This Deal Forum may just be the ticket to learn the venture capital process and meet members of the local angel and regional venture community.
The two hour event will commence on March 18th at 3:30 p.m. The Deal Forum will be held at Zions Bank Founders Room - One South Main Street 18th Floor Salt Lake City, Utah.
ABOUT THE INSTITUTE: The Wayne Brown Institute is the nation’s oldest and most successful non-profit, 501(c)(3) venture accelerator. To date, of the over 700 groundbreaking high tech companies that have presented in a WBI program, 70% have participated in financial transactions totaling more than $5 billion in private equity, accounting for ½%-1% of venture capital deal flow in the United States.
ABOUT THE SPONSORS: The title sponsor for this event is Zions Bank. Another main sponsor is the Utah Division of Securities.
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