Venture Finance: Options for New & Growing Business from Bootstrapping to Venture Capital Presentation, Feb. 13, 5:30 p.m., Tommy G. Thompson Youth Center at State Fair Park; this presentation is part of the regularly scheduled Investors and Entrepreneurs Forum of Greater Milwaukee.
Wisconsin Bank Executives Conference, Feb. 11-13, Pfister Hotel, 424 E. Wisconsin Ave., presented by the Wisconsin Banking Association; speakers include Sam Kashan, senior economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago; Dick Morris, political columnist and author; and Dr. William Kelly, who will discuss methods for achieving parity with credit unions. For more information, visit www.wisbank.com.
Wisconsin companies invited to Midwest Venture Summit
Wisconsin companies hoping to present at the 2008 Midwest Venture Summit in Chicago, held March 17-18, must submit their business plans by Jan. 30 for a chance to join companies that have raised more than $222 million in private equity funding in past years.
Opportunities are available for companies in various stages of growth, from early-stage start-up firms to series A+. The fee for submission is $175
To learn more about the summit and to apply to present, visit www.midwestventuresummit.com.
Financial Executives International Milwaukee Chapter, second Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m., University Club, 924 E. Wells St., Milwaukee; call Mary at 414-226-6975.