Hot Topics and Lunch – Using Crowdfunding to Start, Build and Finance Your Business At this Hot Topics program, we will explore crowdfunding, a new phenomenon that aggregates small amounts of money from many people to finance and fund an initiative. It usually occurs on Internet platforms and can range from funding a t-shirt design
The Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition will be Friday March 28th 2014 in the University of Arizona Crowder Hall. 4 Teams from 3 Universities, $30,000 at stake!
64 COMPANIES. 4 WEEKS. 1 EPIC EVENT Introducing Venture Madness, presented by Invest Southwest in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority. This innovative competition pits 64 of the region’s most promising startups against each other in an exciting bracket-style, head-to-head competition. The companies that advance are based on a weighted average of votes from industry experts and the
In an article featured in the Phoenix Business Journal: Startup companies and investors are grappling with how to handle the new and proposed crowdfunding rules by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. It’s a subject I dug deep into for today’s cover story in the weekly edition of the Phoenix Business Journal. I had the
Join Michael Hool and four local experts on Twitter from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 24. Search for the official hashtag #JOBSactChat. The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, or JOBS Act, was intended to encourage small business and startup funding by easing securities regulations. However, the law and SEC rules have caused confusion and differing