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Thursday, April 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm • Organized By KC Collective
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Too often, entrepreneurs are told from third party's what investors are looking for. RSVP today to cut out the middle man!
If raising capital is in the future for your company, hearing what investors are looking for directly from the horse's mouth makes this event a can't miss. We've assembled some of the Kansas City region's top angels, venture capitalists, and corporate VCs ready to provide the inside track on what they're looking for when making an investment along with detailed information on what NOT to do when raising capital!

Panelist include Jacquie Ward of UMB Capital CorporationBeth Ellyn McClendon of Free State ForgeJohn Fein of Firebrand Ventures, Toby Rush and Maggie Kenefake.

Event Agenda:

5pm - Virtual Happy Hour & Networking

5:30pm - Panel Discussion

6:30pm - Continued Networking

Join us virtually as we bring together some of KC's best investors and get down to business together. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to join the Zoom meeting.

We are grateful to be connected with and to have this event sponsored by Enterprise Bank & Trust!

Jessica Powell
KC Collective
(913) 687-2151
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