North East Access to Finance (NEA2F) will be holding their highly successful Routes to Investment workshop programme at Boho One in Middlesbrough. The programme in Newcastle has run for three series with excellent results, and NEA2F have now decided to launch the series in the Tees Valley, in conjunction with DCB Ventures.
This exciting series consists of 6 half day workshops, to be facilitated by Alan Holmes and Stephen Lightley of NEA2F, and will provide participants with an accelerated route to finding investment whilst offering numerous opportunities to meet and network with experienced Angel Investors and Fund Managers. The series covers subjects such as: sources of funding, marketing and sales, building a team, effective funding, tax and exit strategies and legal compliance, and culminates in the opportunity to practice your pitch with feedback from Jonathan Gold, Director, Rivers Capital Partners.
Some of the biggest names in business, including Bill Scott, CEO, Wilton Group, Neil Stephenson, CEO, Onyx Group and Stephen Catchpole, MD, Tees Valley Unlimited, will be passing on their expertise to delegates at the events, starting on Friday April 20th and continuing each Friday up to and including May 25th.
Workshop 1 – Friday 20th April 2012 -Introduction and Foundation Planning
Workshop 2 - Friday 27th April 2012 - Getting to Market and Winning Business
Workshop 3 - Friday 4th May 2012 - Building and Leading an Effective Team
Workshop 4 - Friday 11th May 2012 - Effective Funding, Tax & Exit Strategies
Workshop 5 - Friday 18th May 2012 - The Benefits of Legal Compliance and Protection
Workshop 6 - Friday 25th May 2012 - Pitching to Investors Workshop
For further information or to sign up for the workshops, which offer outstanding value at £150 for the series of six, call Kate Zaitschenko at DCB Ventures on 0845 004 5906 or write to her at Kate.Zaitschenko@dcb-ventures.com.