Rockies Venture Club
Have you ever been interested in investing in startups? Are you interested in investing in companies that are innovative, disrupt industry sectors with new products and marketing strategies? And would you like to know how to reduce the risk of investing in these early stage companies?
If yes, then you'll want to attend this course.
In this course we'll teach you the basics of investing in startups. This is an introductory course, so no prior education or experience is required.
The course is a combination of hands-on exercises, working with experienced investor mentors, and toolkits that you'll need for successful angel investing.
Topics Covered Include a high level introduction to essential elements of successful early stage investing:
How to "read" a pitch. Find out what to look for in a great pitch and don’t get lured in by the entrepreneur’s excitement or an emotional hook.
Exit strategy canvas. Learn the six things that smart investors know how to look for in a great exit strategy. Remember - the exit is the only way Angels get their money back!
How to Value a pre-revenue company. Learn about models typically used to determine value - and how to avoid investing too much (or too little).
Tax Implications - appreciate the federal and state tax breaks on capital gains?
Understand the process a venture experiences from pitch to investment
This is a 1 hour workshop and you'll be engaged in interesting content the entire time. This event is FREE and open to any accredited investors interested in learning more about angel investing.