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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
An Arizona State University student startup won the top prize at the second annual Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition on March 28. Force Impact Technologies took home $10,000 in prize money and secured ASU the Startup Territorial Cup, a perpetual trophy that goes to the winning team’s university each year. Force Impact Technologies integrates technology into
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
Join Hool Law Group at this important TiE Institute event discussing the new SEC rules allowing entrepreneurs to publicly advertise for financing. Michael Hool will be a panelist at the event. A recent regulatory change has fundamentally altered the fundraising landscape for startups. The recently passed JOBS act lifted an 80-year ban on “general solicitation”
June 11 is Innovation Arizona Summit 2013 ACA and MIT Enterprise Forum Phoenix are hosting this extraordinary event. Meet up with incubators, accelerators, service providers, funders, educators and investors who have incredible programs and a vested interest in helping startups and small businesses. Event: INNOVATION ARIZONA SUMMIT 2013 Date: Tuesday, June 11 Time: 3PM –
The first ever Arizona Student Start-up Demo Day will take place on Friday March 29. Student startups from 3 Arizona Universities will compete for $30K in funding for their venture!
Join TiE Arizona for the Venture Capital Roundtable Event on January 31, 2013 Annual Sponsor Event Sponsors TIE PRESENTS THE VENTURE CAPITAL ROUNDTABLE ON JANUARY 31, 2013 Location: Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe AZ Map and driving directions Continuing our long tradition of fostering growth in the entrepreneurial community,