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May 21: Face to Face Event with Local Startup Investors

Startup Founders:  Come meet with local venture capital firms, angel investors from TCA, ACE Fund, Cove Fund, and other angel organizations.  May 21  Face to Face Event with Local Startup Investors Irvine

Hosted by the Tech Coast Angels on Tuesday, May 21 from 5:00PM to 8:30PM at The Cove, 5141 California Ave, 2nd Floor in Irvine, California.

Register here to get your tickets.

Fundraising is a time consuming daunting task. In this F2F event, the Tech Coast Angels invite you to come learn more about the startup financing process and local investor resources that may be able to help your company or startup venture.

Don't miss the exclusive breakout sessions specially organized to provide you with valuable facetime with investors.

Plus - a new Women Founders Only Roundtable has been added! 


5:00 - 5:30 - Registration and Networking

5:30 - 5:45 - Tech Coast Angels Makes Fundraising Easier - Hicham Semaan

5:45 - 6:15 - From Idea to Seed to Series A - Moderated by David Friedman

  • Francis Duhay, Neal Bloom, Garrett Brown

6:15 - 6:45 - How 'Go/No Go' Funding Decisions are Made?

  • Paul Voois - The Cove Fund, Ray Chan - K5 Ventures, Erik Rannala - Mucker Capital

6:45 - 7:30 - Women Founders - Navigating Your Way to Success! - Jasmine Spearing-Bowen

  • Xandra Laskowski, Lisa Walker, Alison Fussell, Yvonne Lemus  *** NEW SESSION ***

Dinner will be proudly served by AsianBox!

7:35 - 8:30 - Roundtable Breakout Sessions

  • Emerald Cove - Consumer Product, eCommerce, AI

            Tony Sarris, David Friedman

  • Inspiration Cove - Life Science/Health Care

            Thomas Lee, Francis Duhay, Jay Cormier

  • Paradise Cove - Women Founders and Entrepreneurs Special Session

            Ora Villalobos, Xandra Laskowski, Alison Fussell, Lisa Walker

  • The Beach - General

            Hicham Semaan, Ray Chan

Please register here to attend.

Tickets are nonrefundable.

Early Bird tickets include Roundtable with Investors.


Thanks to Ray Chan of Tech Coast Angels and The Portal for hosting this event, the details, and the graphic!



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