ZINO Zillionaire Investment Forum provides a world class investment forum for accredited investors, entrepreneurs and business leaders to connect and explore amazing business ideas and investment opportunities throughout the day.
ZINO Zillionaire Investment Forum provides a world class investment forum for accredited investors, entrepreneurs and business leaders to connect and explore amazing business ideas and investment opportunities throughout the day. As described by a ZINO Society Elite Roundtable Investor Member, “ZINO provides a unique forum to bring investors together with new companies that can both benefit from the collaboration. More than the money raised, companies can tap into ZINO members’ deep market knowledge and business connections.”
The forum is designed to showcase 21 leading and emerging startups through 5-minute company pitches followed by 3-minute interactive Q&A sessions. Each presenting entrepreneur will have the opportunity to listen and interact with an expert VC and angel investor panel. In addition to connecting with the attendees, ZINO Zillionaire facilitates opportunities for entrepreneurs to showcase their products in the Exhibition Hall and compete for the non-cash, recognition and publicity ZINO Zenith Awards and Judges’ Award
“ZINO Zillionaire Investment Forum is one of our favorite events of the year, which is a powering platform for entrepreneurs from a multitude of business sectors to showcase their companies. This event helps us accomplish ZINO Society’s mission to connect our entrepreneur members with our investor members and guests in a respectful way to provide a launch pad for company growth” commented Cathi Hatch, ZINO Society Founder and CEO.
Featured panelists include Peter Ueberroth of Contrarian Group, Dale Vogel of Montlake Capital, Troy Hartzell of Evolution Capital, Mark Castelin of Harris myCFO, Steve Mallouk of Cascade Business Advisors, and Bob Wise of Opanga Networks. Panelists will also serve as expert judges to select the Judges’ Award. Additional judges include Brian Hayden, Kate Holmes, Ron Elgin, Brad Harlow, John Midby, Charles Stevens, Scott Swerland, Michael Roupp, Leslie Helm, Dave Van Patten, Jonathan Zhang, Brian Vowinkel, Dan Rosen, Will Poole, Neil Sturgeon, Peter Weiss, Tom Boydell, George Sarhanis, Edith Doren, Kenny Byrne, Charles Finkelstein and Sue Oliver.
Companies Eligible for $100,000 Fund
Actively Learn|Jay Goyal|www.activelylearn.com
BroVo Spirits|Mhairi Voelsgen|www.brovospirits.com
Andrew Sulya|www.circle- tec.com
Emerald City Beer Company|Rick Hewitt|www.emeraldcitybeer.com
GR Nano Miller|
IsoSHRED Fitness|Michael Reid|www.pushupdumbbells.com
Never Say Die Productions LLC|Sue Corcoran|www.vonpiglet.com
Questar Energy Systems, Inc.|Alan Tilley|www.questar-
Serenity Publishing/Records Inc.|David Mattson|
Tudor Games, Inc.|Doug Strohm|www.tudorgames.com
Vincent Bryan III|www.whooshh.com
About ZINO Society
ZINO Society is a membership network that connects accredited investors with entrepreneurs seeking funding and connects people for business and social interaction, enrichment, education and commerce. Since its inception, ZINO Society has facilitated angel funding in excess of $22.7 million for early-stage and expansion businesses. More information can be found at www.zinosociety.com