The Florida Venture Forum is holding its 25th Annual Florida Venture Capital Conference on January 28 – January 29, 2016 at the Vinoy Renaissance Resort & Golf Club in St. Petersburg, FL. Additional VC events are scheduled for January 27.
The Florida Venture Capital Conference showcases 20-25 later stage, high growth private companies before an audience of venture capitalists, private equity investors and other investor sources. The Forum seeks out Florida based entrepreneurial companies that have talented management teams, proprietary technology, revenue, and high growth potential.
The Florida Venture Capital Conference that has been instrumental in helping Florida based entrepreneurs achieve over $3 Billion in funding to date. Additionally, the Forum hosts the Early Stage Conference, which has helped presenting companies obtain over $36 Million in funding to date. The Florida Venture Forum in conjunction with the Early Stage Conference also hosts the Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition, which has given students the opportunity to raise their level of real world professional focus and funding for their ventures.
The Florida Venture Forum is a statewide member organization that helps entrepreneurs obtain funding through education, strategic partnering and effective networking. The Forum’s educational programs provide in-depth information on topics such as raising debt and equity capital, human resources, finance, management, term sheet negotiation, valuations, marketing and R&D. Offering candid management and financial advice, and hands-on technical assistance, these programs offer a valuable learning experience for entrepreneurs and growing companies.