- Aug. 18, 2014 - BOCA RATON, Fla. --
(BOCA RATON, FL Aug 16, 2014) - As part of its mission to serve as a resource to the South Florida entrepreneurial community, the Gold Coast Venture Capital Association will be hosting "Meet the Angels" on Wednesday, August 27th from 5-8 pm at the Embassy Suites in Boca Raton. The event is designed to provide South Florida entrepreneurs an opportunity to meet all major area angel groups and many investors and investment funds all in one setting. "This will be a fantastic opportunity for area entrepreneurs to learn who these organizations are, who to contact, what their investment parameters are, and what their process is", said GCVCA President Bob Fitts. For investors and angel organizations, the event will provide excellent exposure to the broader South Florida entrepreneurial community and to other investors.
Panelists include representatives from eighteen angel groups and funds from Tampa, Orlando, Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami. These include Accelerated Growth Partners, Angel Forum of Florida, EarlyShares, Florida Venture Forum, Miami Innovation Fund, Palm Beach Angels, New World Angels, Thesis Ventures, Caerus Ventures, Belle Capital, CrunchFire Ventures, SJO Worldwide, Dawson James Securities, Spearhead Capital, Florida Funders, Florida Angel Nexus, StartUp Palm Beach Capital and Tamiami Angel Funds. The GCVCA is expecting over 250 attendees.
Tickets are $25 for GCVCA members and $35 for non-members, including food, and can be purchased at www.GCVCA.org
. Sponsorship opportunities remain and interested parties should contact Bob Fitts at firstname.lastname@example.org
.About Gold Coast Venture Capital Association:
The Gold Coast Venture Capital Association is a not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to provide information, association and capital formation opportunities in support of the entrepreneurial community in South Florida. Although the Association does no direct funding or matching of investors with those seeking funding, it develops and presents monthly programs which are designed to provide information and assistance to start-up, emerging and established growth companies while offering a unique venue for investors and invests to come together. The GCVCA meets the last Wednesday of every month at the Embassy Suites in Boca Raton. Please visit www.GCVCA.org for additional information.