Monthly Archives: April 2014

Crowdfunding Meets Quantified Self?

Crowdfunding is clearly one of the most important developments affecting startups in the last twenty years. It really comes down to three things: (i) you can validate a market quickly, before raising money and incurring significant capital expenditures, (ii) you … Continue reading

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Meet Erik Benson of Voyager Capital

Erik is one of the Northwest’s most prolific early stage tech investors and a great connector of people in our city. Erik’s last ten, million dollar venture investments have gone on to create over $750 million in enterprise value in … Continue reading

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Spain Tech Week

As part of the “Spain Tech Week 2014”, the Spanish startup community is converging on Seattle to explore business and investment opportunities. Come to this event and: Meet more than 30 Spanish startups. Network with twenty Spanish venture capital firms. … Continue reading

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How is corporate M&A strategy developed?

How do strategic M&A events germinate? When does the corporate development process for major companies begin? How is corporate strategy developed? Pacific Rim M&A Institute’s inaugural session answers these questions and more. Moderated by Joe Wallin, representatives from Starbucks, Microsoft, … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding : Key Decisions and Strategies

Crowdfunding has become a reality in Washington State. This is a great opportunity for startups and entrepreneurs to finally get the funding they need to move forward with the support of many small contributors. But there are still strict SEC … Continue reading

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