Investor & Innovator Forum Speed Networking

Date: Thursday, August 1, 2019
Time: 2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

As a part of the Investor & Innovator Forum on August 1, we will hold a private Speed Networking session between selected innovative companies and an invite-only list of investors, during which companies will have the opportunity to talk with investors and advisors on a one on one basis for input and insights. Interested companies should review the below criteria and apply by July 10, 2019.

Program details:

  • There is no application fee to apply
  • Up to ten companies will be selected to participate in the sessions
  • Selected participants will receive (2) complimentary registrations to the Investor & Innovator Forum
  • Companies will meet with up to (4) investors/advisors, depending on the exact number of program participants

Participating investors and advisors include:

  • JD Blank, TreeHouse Health
  • Christopher Cleary, Medtronic
  • David Dalvey, Brightstone Venture Capital
  • Patrick Donohue, Hill Capital Corporation
  • Nick Ehret, Hill Capital Corporation
  • Rick Ehrman, SportsEngine, Inc.
  • Xavier Frigola, Rochester Area Economic Development Inc. (RAEDI)
  • David Herbert, Southeast Minnesota Capital Fund LLC
  • Randy Hines, Dougherty & Company LLC
  • Bob Rinek, PJC
  • Sara Russick, Capita3

Selection Criteria

Emerging companies interested in participating in the Investor & Innovator Forum Speed Networking session should meet the following criteria:

  • Pre-Series B
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have raised at least $250,000 or a Series A round

Timeline

June 10  Applications accepted
July 10   Application deadline
July 17   Applicants notified of participation status

To Apply

To apply, submit the following materials events@fredlaw.com no later than July 10, 2019:

  • Application Form
  • Executive Summary: No more than (2) page PDF that includes your Business Idea, Market Opportunity, Revenue Model, Founders’ Experience and Commercialization Strategy

Location

Rochester Civic Theatre
20 Civic Center Drive SE
Rochester, MN 55904

Questions: events@fredlaw.com