Financing Your Business with Equity Crowdfunding

March 18, 2016 | 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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Looking for alternative sources of capital to start or grow your business? Many people are familiar with donation-based crowdfunding online, but new laws are enabling crowdfunding to become an investment tool, with funders receiving a small piece of equity. Come learn how your community and customers can help finance your business through the latest innovations in crowdfunding. Our panel will discuss both existing crowdfunding options and equity-based platforms, as well as tips for running a successful crowdfunding campaign. Hosted by the Lakeview and Lincoln Park Chambers of Commerce. 

Panelists include:

  • Florence Hardy, ComVestor
  • ​Elliot Richardson, Small Business Advocacy Council
  • ​Haley Marceau Taylor, Seed Chicago and Accion Chicago
  • Madeleine Woodle, Kiva Zip and LISC Small Business
  • Hector Robles, Vestlo
  • Anthony Zeoli, Freeborn & Peters LLP

  • Location

    Northwestern Physician Group
    2nd Floor Conference Room
    1333 W. Belmont
    Chicago, IL 60657
  • Fees/Admission

    Complimentary for members of the Lakeview & Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce and Small Business Advocacy Council
    $10 for non-members
    Register by March 16th
  • Contact Information

    For more information contact Laura Folkl at (773) 880-5200
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