TCVN Convertible Notes Workshop

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Thursday, October 11, 2018 -- TCVN Convertible Notes Workshop. Come learn about convertible notes and SAFEs, when, if and how to use them, the terms you may want to consider offering (or not offering!) to your investors, and how they will affect your startup going forward! See [link] (more

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TCVN March Workshop: Buy-Sell Agreement

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TCVN News Bart Greenberg buy-sell Ciaran Foley entrepreneurship TCVN workshop We had a terrific morning workshop today covering buy-sell details for startups.

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TCVN Fireside Chat w/Vijay Raman

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Thursday, September 27, 2018 -- TCVN Fireside Chat w/Vijay Raman. Tech Coast Venture Network. Meet Vijay Raman, Managing Director and Founder of more than $1,300,000,000 in venture capital investment funds. Vijay is passionate in his support of startups and emerging industries. His global venture capital funds have been the financial engine behind a large number of global companies.

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TCVN Dangles $25,000 Cash in Survivor Pitch Contest

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It looks like the annual TCVN Survivor event is heating up this year, as the group said it will be offering up a new $25,000 cash investment for startups looking to pitch their company in front of an audience. The TCVN Survivor event is being held November 15th at Chapman University in Orange.

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2017 TCVN Holiday Party

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017 --.

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TCVN names new Chairman and President

Tech Coast Venture Network

Kevin McDonald is the new TCVN President, a position Foley held for the past year and Greenberg held before that. TCVN, a nonprofit technology group, was founded in 1984 to educate and assist entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies in Orange County and to connect them with money, advice and other resources to help their businesses grow. TCVN News

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TCVN VR Demo Night - Eat + Talk + Demo

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Thursday, March 23, 2017 -- TCVN VR Demo Night - Eat + Talk + Demo. At the TCVN VR Demo Night, VR/AR industry professionals will be on a panel to share current thoughts and challenges. Virtual reality and augmented reality technologies are finding new ways to enhance our ability to perceive the world that surrounds us. Also, innovative companies will showcase and demo the latest in VR/AR technology. This event is for VR/AR startups, entrepreneurs, service providers, and investors.

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TCVN Fireside Chat with Scott Jarus

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See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tcvn-fireside-chat-with-scott-jarus-tickets-27136153967. Thursday, September 29, 2016 -- Crowd-funding – Tales from the trenches: Observations from a combatant. Much has been anticipated about crowd-funding and its impact on capital formation. Come hear serial entrepreneur and transformational leader, Scott Jarus, share his experiences and perspective of raising capital as a CEO of both public and privately-held companies.

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TCVN's Holiday Event Extravaganza!

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Tuesday, December 4, 2012 -- TCVN?s he TCVN holiday event will host 200+ industry leaders from across Southern California at Muldoon?s s Holiday Event Extravaganza! s Irish Pub in Newport Beach. We will also be honoring charitable partners from our friends at Access EN. See [link] (more

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TCVN Survivor 7

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Thursday, November 15, 2012 -- TCVN Survivor 7. Crack open the Red Bull, charge up your laptops and get ready to geek out, because on November 15, 2012, TCVN is slapping down the Largest Investment and Prize Competition in Orange County for Entrepreneurs at Survivor 2012. 25,000 Cash Investment and Prizes for Startups and Entrepreneurs.

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TCVN Workshop: How to Build a Revenue Machine

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Thursday, March 15, 2018 -- TCVN Workshop: How to Build a Revenue Machine. Many startups and small businesses view online advertising as an expensive, risky, and confusing undertaking. However, it is actually very inexpensive to test and can be highly profitable if managed correctly. In this workshop, Alex Jewett will demystify the workings of Google Adwords and show you the simple steps to getting started with a search pay-per-click advertising campaign.

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TCVN: Structuring Your Company for Success

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Thursday, February 8, 2018 --.

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TCVN Workshop: Structure Your Company the Right Way

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Thursday, February 9, 2017 -- TCVN Workshop: Structure Your Company the Right Way. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tcvn-workshop-structure-your-company-the-right-way-tickets-27136397696. Choosing a structure for your company is typically a confusing and difficult process. Ask three lawyers and get five different answers! Corporation or LLC? Delaware, California or Nevada? C-corp. or S-corp.? Confused? Many factors come into play when choosing an organizational structure.

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TCVN Workshop: How to Avoid Common Entrepreneur Mistakes

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -- TCVN Workshop: How to Avoid Common Entrepreneur Mistakes. Starting a business is hard! If only it was as simple as building your prototype and executing on your business plan! At the same time, you need to make sure you don’t get whacked on the back of the head because you ignored (or were not aware of) certain legal requirements, which can render your company unfundable in the eyes of an investor. See [link] (more

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TCVN Deal Review

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Thursday, August 27, 2009 -- TCVN Deal Review. Attend the TCVN Deal Review and learn how to put money into your piggy bank. Is your business "starved" for capital? Need to raise funds? Entrepreneurs interested in becoming the market leaders in their industry or anyone interested in seeking equity funding should attend See [link] (more

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TCVN Workshop: Lean Analytics- Vanity vs Actionable Metrics

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Thursday, January 12, 2017 -- TCVN Workshop: Lean Analytics- Vanity vs Actionable Metrics. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tcvn-workshop-lean-analytics-vanity-vs-actionable-metrics-tickets-27136343534. Most entrepreneurs are swimming in a sea of metrics. In today's business world there is no lack of data. It is impossible to act upon every number, every data set. The questions is "What are the numbers that can make the most difference to your business?"

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TCVN Workshop LA

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Thursday, April 9, 2009 -- TCVN Workshop LA. Join us for a workshop on managing offshoring successfully, your guide to reducing software development costs and increasing quality. Please bring your questions. Our software development and offshoring guru Jack Bicer will also provide guidance for your specific circumstances. See [link] (more

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TCVN Workshop Orange County

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Thursday, April 2, 2009 -- TCVN Workshop Orange County. Join us for a workshop on managing offshoring successfully, your guide to reducing software development costs and increasing quality. Please bring your questions. Our software development and offshoring guru Jack Bicer will also provide guidance for your specific circumstances. See [link] (more

TCVN Building The Team

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Thursday, March 26, 2009 -- TCVN Building The Team. Forum on building your team will be conducted by Tom Miller, president of Persuasive Business Plans,where he has a significant record of accomplishment helping clients tell compelling stories that attract money and people to accelerate business success.

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TCVN: Calling on Angels

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Thursday, June 25, 2009 -- TCVN: Calling on Angels. Let's approach some angels. But, what are they looking for in a company? Should you approach institutional or individual angels? Are they looking for the same thing or are there differences in their investment decision? Are you ready? Are they ready to invest? If so, how much? How long will it take? What is it?

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TCVN: Early Capital Sources

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Thursday, May 28, 2009 -- TCVN: Early Capital Sources. Raising money is a must for start-ups and the growth of their businesses. Please join us for this first in three sequential Forums on the various funding sources available to early stage start-ups in Southern California For this Forum, our panelists will provide an engaging discussion focusing on how you should approach raising money from the very beginning, with an emphasis on friends and family.

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TCVN Discussion: Should You Use a Finder to Help You Raise Capital?

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Thursday, July 26, 2018 -- Should You Use a Finder to Help You Raise Capital? Tech Coast Venture Network. You've been banging your head against the wall for months - perhaps years - looking for capital, but you can't seem to be getting any traction. And whenever anyone expresses any interest in talking to you, you stumble your way through a very awkward discussion of terms for which you haven't the slightest idea about.

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TCVN Workshop LA

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Thursday, February 12, 2009 -- TCVN Workshop LA. This workshop is specifically designed to address key issues in the formation, organization and execution of any early stage company. Mr. Robert Ochtel, founder of the Traverse Angels, will be presenting business planning processes and methodologies from his recently published book: Business Planning, Business Plans and Venture Funding.

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TCVN Workshop Orange County

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Thursday, February 5, 2009 -- TCVN Workshop Orange County. This workshop is specifically designed to address key issues in the formation, organization and execution of any early stage company. Mr. Robert Ochtel, founder of the Traverse Angels, will be presenting business planning processes and methodologies from his recently published book: Business Planning, Business Plans and Venture Funding.

TCVN: The Doctor is In

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Thursday, November 20, 2008 -- TCVN: The Doctor is In. At this special TCVN Forum, there will be no talking heads. We are going to try something new! So humor us, and come see what we have planned for you! In anticipation of the new year, we will start by giving each start-up a physical exam - we will break into small groups and put each start-up under the microscope - let's see what we find!

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Meet some attendees of our recent TCVN Social

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SURVIVOR 8

Tech Coast Venture Network

TCVN Survivor BUSINESS PITCH COMPETITION. Friday, November 8, 2013 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM. Please join us for our annual fast-pitch competition offering entrepreneurs unprecedented opportunity to compete for funding, gain visibility and network with investors.

March Forum FastPitch Winner: Stephen Meade, My Wet Rock, LLC

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Awards TCVN News awards Ciaran Foley Dr Is In event fastpitch my wet rock new prize summary Congratulations to Stephen Meade of My Wet Rock, LLC, winner of our March Forum FastPitch $100 prize! We had a terrific program in March with The Dr. Is In.

Mixer & Summit + TEDx Orange Coast

Tech Coast Venture Network

Hosted by TCVN, this is a historic two-day event intended to build grassroots support for the Orange County SMB technology entrepreneur — with partner CompTIA, the world’s largest technology association. TCVN News So, I’m absolutely thrilled about this week coming up. On Monday May 16th, we’re kicking things off with an absolutely start-studded event at the Atrium Hotel in Irvine, CA. The OC Technology Influencer Mixer and Summit.

OC Technology Influencer Mixer & Summit 2011

Tech Coast Venture Network

The caliber of the organizations and individuals participating with TCVN in this inaugural summit speaks volumes as to what I believe we will achieve,” commented TCVN Chairman Ciaran Foley. said Kevin McDonald, President of TCVN. About TCVN. TCVN’s support is intended to benefit the entire Southern California technology community. Press Release TCVN News

2011 Harvard Business School/ USC-Marshall Business Growth Conference

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TCVN is proud to support the HBS/USC-Marshall BGC this year with a special TCVN code for attendees. News TCVN News entrepreneurship event networking partner usbgc usc Enjoy! This year, the Harvard Business School/ USC-Marshall Business Growth Conference is proud to announce four outstanding keynote speakers: Warren Bennis, founding chairman of USC’s Leadership Institute; Henrik Fisker, CEO of Fisker Automotive; James F.

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Tech Coast Venture Network $25K Pitch Competition

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However, since the event has grown, TCVN added a pre-event round. As such, local organizations such as TCVN should be commended for their efforts in gathering up their resources of network needed to deliver a substantial cash prize for deserving startups.

DreamItAlive | Create Your Virtual Dreamboard

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and Chairman of the Board for Tech Coast Venture Network (TCVN). Law of Attraction LifeSeed Corporation servana TCVN The SecretAre you familiar with The Secret and The Law of Attraction ? It’s the theory that you can manifest your thoughts into reality.

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Raising Seed Capital Now: 10 Tips

Tech Coast Venture Network

TCVN News Investors and entrepreneurs who won at the fundraising game during and after the Great Recession offer advice on landing equity money. By Monica Mehta. After years of cloudy skies in Startupland, the sun is peeking out, and investors are tipping their toes back into the wading pool.

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Strategic Collaboration

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Thursday, November 13, 2008 -- Strategic Collaboration. See [link] (more

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