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Funding 101: Learn how to Raise Good Seed Capital
December 11, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm PST
Become a Fundraising Mastermind
Spring is joining forces with Health and Technology District for another great workshop!
Enter the world of capital raising and enhance your understanding of the tools, resources, and process of raising growth capital for your business. Spring has mentored countless startups through capital raising, and we’ll showcase tips and tricks on how to be strategic in your investment-seeking process.
To celebrate the holidays, all proceeds will go towards the charity Music Heals.
Come to our workshop if:
- You are a founder of an early-stage startup
- You are raising a round of capital
Key topics covered in this workshop include:
- Process and stages of fundraising
- Types of investors: friends & family, angels, venture capital, debt
- Key types of investment: equity, convertible debt and non-dilutive funding sources
- Tips on getting investor ready
About your speaker:
Vivian McCormick, Funding Facilitator at Spring
Vivian McCormick was a practicing lawyer in Vancouver for over 10 years, first with a national law firm and then as in-house counsel with Business Development Bank of Canada. As a result of her work with BDC, she decided to take her knowledge and experience further into the business realm as an advisor. She now guides entrepreneurs through various stages of their business, from inception to growth, with a focus on optimizing operations to maximize efficiency and prepare companies to scale.
Thank you to our Strategic Partners: Vancity, Dentons, MNP, Radical I/O Technology, App-Scoop, Karl Jung Financial Services, Jones Brown, Active Impact Investments, Fledge and Blanko.
Thank you to our Community Partners: Volition, Women’s Enterprise Centre, Futurpreneur, The Amp