TiE TEXAS FUNDING FORUM 2015

TiE TEXAS FUNDING FORUM 2015

GET ONLINE - GET YOUR PITCH OUT TO INVESTORS

Call for Applications! Applications are not limited to Texas!

GO HERE TO APPLY BY NOVEMBER 7
(https://gust.com/organizations/tie-texas-funding-forum)

UP TO 10 COMPANIES WILL BE SELECTED!

Entrepreneurs will need to provide a business plan or PowerPoint deck and an executive summary at GUST.com.

WHO SHOULD APPLY

Entrepreneurs:
• Looking for funding
• Looking to get real-time feedback on strategy and vision from leading investors
• Looking for tools and means to position your product/service in the market
• Coaching and advice on how to improve your business plan strategy
• Will receive a high quality video pitch that can be used to garner more investment opportunities


What Finalists will receive:
• An opportunity to pitch to angel investors both locally and globally at the January online webinar event.
• A free pitch video by the BusinessMakers Radio program
• Free mentorship on your deal by TiE Charter Members and other successful entrepreneurs/executives
• Exposure to top-rated Accelerator and Incubator programs
• Promotion through TiE and The BusinessMakers Radio Show

The web-based pitch event will be hosted by TiE-Houston and viewed by an elite panel of more than 30 funding based institutions, including: the Angel Capital Association, Alliance of Texas Angel Networks, TiE Angel Groups (Silicon Valley, Atlanta, Seattle, Boston, Dallas), Houston Angel Network, Baylor Angel Network, Mercury Fund, Texas HALO Fund, Cypress Growth Partners, The Capital Factory, SURGE Accelerator, Dream It, Silverton Partners, START Houston, Venture Spur, Tech Stars, Tech Wildcatters, S3 Ventures, 2M Companies, RedHouse Associates, Rice Alliance, and Houston Technology Center with more being added daily.


FEE: No FEE to apply, however companies who are chosen to participate will be required to join as TiE members in their local city/chapter or TiE-Houston if there is no local chapter. Membership fee is $100 annually.


TIMELINE OF EVENTS
Application Process Closes: Nov 7, 2014
Selection of top candidates: Nov 15, 2014
Web Based Pitch Event: Mid-Jan 2015
Panel results announced: End Jan 2015
Reception with selected companies hosted at Rice University: Feb 2015


Please contact Sehar Javed at admin@houston.tie.org for registration questions or if you want your organization to participate as a Panelist.

Organizer TiE Houston

When

Fri, Nov. 7, 2014
10 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. US/Central

Where

Online Application


United States