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EIR Workshop: Funding in the First 12 Months

Date Nov 7, 2013
Time 12:00 pm  
Location EnterpriseWorks Conference Room 130, 60 Hazelwood Drive
Sponsor EnterpriseWorks
Contact Dominique Jones
Phone 217-333-TECH
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Event type Other
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Don’t wait for a Series A round of funding to take off with your idea! Join EIR Tim Hoerr of Serra Ventures for a discussion of funding options for companies in their first 12 months. This workshop will cover options to bootstrap in the beginning, expectations of friends and family money, early purchase orders from customers, consulting income, seed and angel funding options and expectations, I-Start, I-Corps, competitions, crowdfunding and other alternative sources to get started.

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