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Rohan Wallace

Bootstrapping and Fundraising

Melbourne Autumn 2014 Semester

What are the various ways to capitalize your company in the very beginning? How do you ask friends and family for money to support you? What are the advantages and disadvantages of bootstrapping? What do local angel investors require before making an investment? How do you develop a target list of appropriate angel investors? What materials are required to raise angel investment? What milestones should you look to achieve next? How do you set your six month and twelve month objectives in the very beginning? How should you think about selling the business or exiting the business?

Capitalize the business.

2014-08-13, 06:30 PM


Darcy Naunton
General Partner, York Butter Factory / Adventure Capital

Darcy is a Partner at Adventure Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on funding and guiding Australian seed to Series A tech startups. Adventure Capital is intently focused on advancing the local startup ecosystem, seizing the opportunity in Australia’s un...

Laura Mc Kenzie
CEO, Scale Investors Ltd

CEO of Scale Investors Ltd. Scale is a female focused angel investor network. We were founded in Melbourne in March 2013 inspired by the US based organisation Golden Seeds. Our vision is to equip women to become successful investors whose wealth is enhanced through...

Gary Tramer
Co-Founder, WebReception

From training and managing thousands of top gun B2B sales agents for brands like Citibank and American Express to his role as Marketing & Communications Chair of Entrepreneurs Organisation (EO); he's the advisor business owners turn to for increasing their leads, B2B sale...

Michael Jankie
Co-founder, LeadChat

Fast-track startup developer.

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