Square One DSM, an initiative of the Greater Des Moines Partnership, and BrownWinick Law Firm hosted the third bi-annual Raising Capital Seminar for entrepreneurs on March 30. The Raising Capital Seminar provided an in-depth view of how entrepreneurs can secure significant equity capital to get their promising startup business to the next level. This is the second post of a three-part series on takeaways from the seminar. Read the first post here regarding how to prepare before raising capital.
At the seminar, speakers including Charise Flynn, Founder of c.Results and former Chief Operating Officer of Dwolla, Sheldon Ohringer, Partner at Formation Partners, Mike Colwell, Executive Director of Entrepreneurial Initiatives at The Partnership, JD Geneser, Senior Partner and Shareholder at LWBJ, Chris Sackett, Attorney at BrownWinick Attorneys at Law and Matt Ostanik, Founder of FunnelWise shared their tips on how to … [Read more...]