Venture Summit X

Date: Friday, March 6, 2015

7:30 am – Registration, Networking & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – Keynote Address: Armond Budish, Cuyahoga County Executive

9:15 am – Panel 1: Building on a solid foundation or quicksand?

  • Moderator: Dan Moulthrop, The City Club
  • Panelists:
    • Ray Leach, Jumpstart
    • Chris Seper, MedCityNews
    • Richey Piiparinen, The Center for Population Dynamics

10:15 am – Panel 2: NEO Angels – Where the devil are they?

  • Moderator: Lynn Ann Gries, Gries Consulting
  • Panelists:
    • Morris Wheeler, Drummond Road Capital
    • Len Pagon, Next Sparc LLC
    • Todd Federman, North Coast Angel Fund
    • Charles Stack, Flashstarts

11:15 am – Panel 3: How to present to angels

  • Presenter: Khalid Al-Dhubaib, Triple Analytics
  • Roving Moderator: Jonathan Murray, Draper Triangle
  • Panelists:
    • Jennifer Neundorfer, Flashstarts, Inc.
    • Rich Bongorno, Zapis Capital Group
    • Neil Wyant, Fir Hill LLC

12:15 pm – Networking & Lunch

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Taft Stettinius & Hollister          Draper Triangle          Flashstarts          Shanahan Law Firm          Cohen & Company          Ohio Capital Fund


7:30am to 1:30pm

Corporate College East
4400 Richmond Rd, Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
(1/2 mile south of Tri-C Campus)

Member: $75
Non-Member: $125
Package with OVA Membership: $250

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