Los Angeles Autumn 2012 Semester
When is it realistic to raise capital for a brand new company? How should you calculate the amount of money to raise? How should you define the use use of proceeds? What materials are required to fundraise? How do you identify and qualify target angel and seed stage investors? How do you find a lead investor? What do investors expect from the company? What are typical investment structures and deal terms for seed-stage financing? How do you negotiate terms?
Plan to raise your first round.
2013-02-04, 06:00 PM
Co Founder, BrightHouse
Over the course of his prolific career, Scott Painter, prior CEO of TrueCar, Inc., has formed over 30 companies – the majority of which bring innovation and advancement to the retail automotive industry. A prolific fundraiser, Painter has risen over one one billion dolla...
CEO, Facet Capital Partners, LLC
Dimitri Villard is Managing Partner of Facet Capital Partners. From 2009 to 2013 he was CEO of Peer Media Technologies, Inc., (formerly ArtistDIRECT) which provided business intelligence services to the entertainment industry. He began his career in entertainment as a fou...