StartUpNV is pleased to present the first in a series of Las Vegas based Angel Investor and StartUp Founder educational and pitch events based on our Federal Seed Fund Grant The Fundamentals of Angel Investing course and an affiliated Pitch Fest event with 3-4 local Vegas startups selected to present will take place on April 11 at AFWERX (3773 Howard Hughes Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV 89169). The half day ACA course will run from 12:30pm to 4:30pm, followed by a happy hour with food, then the PitchFest event from 5pm to 7pm.
Bill Payne, lead instructor for the Angel Capital Association (ACA), will unpack the Fundamentals of Angel Investing. The conference is for both investors and entrepreneurs. The course includes interviews of experienced angels as well as
- The latest research on angel returns
- Performing Due Diligence before investing
- The ins and outs of Deal Flow & Screening
- Key variables in Valuation
- Insider advice and lessons from Expert Angels
- The hows and whys of Term Sheets
- How to navigate the post-investment relationship with founders
- and much more!
Ticket holders get free entry to StartUpNV Pitch Fest.
ABOUT BILL PAYNE: An active angel investor, board member, and advisor to entrepreneurs. Bill Payne has successfully invested in over 50 start-up companies. He developed this curriculum for the Angel Capital Association. 2009 Angel Investor of the Year, 2010 Arch Angel of New Zealand.
Panel Members include:
> Bill Botts, Rebel Venture Fund
> Mark Brennan, Brennan Capital Partners
Not interest in the Angel course, but want to attend the Pitch Fest? Separate tickets are available for pitch fest only.