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Monday, February 12


Angel Investing: How to Become a Business Investor
A panel of seasoned angel investors will share Insights into financing entrepreneurship and gaining returns. Learn the pitfalls and benefits of giving capital to business startups, including how to earn convertible debt and ownership equity.

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Tonya Elmore

President & CEO, Tampa Bay Innovation Center and TEC Garage
Ms. Elmore is President/CEO of STAR-TEC Enterprises, Inc. Under her leadership she has launched the Tampa Bay Innovation Center and TEC Garage. The Innovation Center, an incubator for early-stage technology firms, is a regional, national and international known success story that... Read More →

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David Chitester

Founder, Florida Funders
David is the founder of the Tampa investment firm Florida Funders, the first online platform in Florida to use equity crowdfunding to invest in startups. To date the company has invested more than $5 million in 15 early stage companies. After experiencing retirement for about a year... Read More →
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Tim Horton

Owner, Vector VC
Tim Horton, of VectorVC.com, is an experienced "Entrepreneurial Pirate", start-up investor and online privacy SME. As a serial investor, he will explain why trying to find investors/ funding is different in F&B, than a dot-com or tech start-up.
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Victor Liu

Angel Investor, Innovision Capital Corp
Funding for innovation.

Monday February 12, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm
4 - Brave People 1613 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602, USA


From Concept to Exit: Serial Entrepreneurs Share Strategies for Growth
Founders who have grown businesses from concept to an acquisition or sale will share their entrepreneurial experiences, including how they developed product viability, created value, and attracted buyers.

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Kiki Redeor

Chief Product Officer, Punctuate
Kiki Roeder is the Funding and Growth Track Captain for Techstars Tampa Bay Startup Week. She has exited two companies and served as a growth and communications strategist to organizations across four continents. When not giving back to the local startup and tech community, Kiki serves... Read More →

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Artemis Emslie

CEO, myMatrixx
As CEO of myMatrixx, an Express Scripts company, Artemis Emslie leads the strategic growth of the workers’ compensation division of the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) firm. With nearly 25 years of experience in both the workers’ compensation and group health industries, Artemis... Read More →
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Raj Goyal

CEO & CTO, BluPears
Dr. Raj Goyal is the CEO & CTO of BluPears. He has been involved in numerous startups and published over 60 articles in peer-reviewed journals. He holds 3 US patents for medical entrepreneurial work and one of the patents that he developed while at the University of Michigan is currently... Read More →
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Rich Heruska

Interim Accelerator Director, Tampa Bay Wave
Rich Heruska is a Serial Entrepreneur and 5x Founder of numerous Consumer Facing Brands.  Most recently, Rich sold his growing chain of Family Entertainment and Recreation Centers, AirHeads Trampoline Arena, to a Holding Company of Entertainment Brands. Under Rich’s leadership... Read More →
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Robyn Spoto

Founder, SpotOn Digital Media
Robyn is founder and CEO of SpotOn Digital Media offering strategy and leadership for all SpotOn clients. Robyn is an entrepreneur and experienced digital marketer.  Prior to SpotOn, she co-founded the MamaBear App and led its growth with international media coverage and global use... Read More →

Monday February 12, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm
2 - Cavu @cavu_tpa 1601 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602