Advance St. Louis
The Center for Emerging Technologies and Polsinelli Shughart present Advance St. Louis, a seminar series designed to assist entrepreneurs transitioning from startup to high growth stage. The interactive sessions will provide bioscience, medical, information technology and other advance technology entrepreneurs with the business acumen and hands-on knowledge necessary to take their early stage businesses to the next level. The programs target more experienced entrepreneurs and the service providers and professionals who assist them. Advance St. Louis is part of the entrepreneurial infrastructure necessary to build a sustainable and globally competitive bioscience and advanced technology cluster in the St. Louis Region.
Raising Capital – The Investor’s Perspective
May 6th, 2015, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m
Hear from a diverse panel of established investor groups as they discuss what they look for in a prospective investment. Topics include the investors’ investment decision process, common due diligence issues, characteristics of a business that are important to investors, common (or uncommon) investment terms, and tips for companies seeking capital, along with Q&A with the panel. The session is designed for businesses in any stage looking for capital, as well as newer investors interested in hearing the perspective of established investor groups. Session sponsored by Polsinelli and followed by a networking session.