May 6, 2015

The Center for Emerging Technologies and Polsinelli INVITE YOU TO JOIN US for the next event in our 2015 Advance St. Louis series, featuring in-depth, comprehensive sessions on topics vital for entrepreneurs competing in highly aggressive technology industries.


Raising Capital - The Investor's Perspective

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hear from a diverse panel of established investor groups as they discuss what they look for in a prospective investment. The session is designed for businesses in any stage looking for capital, as well as newer investors interested in hearing the perspective of established investor groups.


  • Investors' investment decision process 
  • Common due diligence issues
  • Characteristics of a business that are important to investors
  • Common (or uncommon) investment terms
  • Tips for companies seeking capital
  • Q&A with the panel

  • Kyle Welborn, Partner, Cultivation Capital
  • Jennifer Ehlen, Director, Deal Origination, Thompson Street Capital Partners | Founder, Prosper Women Entrepreneurs | Managing Partner, Prosper Capital
  • Steve Grelle, Assistant Vice President of the Finance Division, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
  • Andrew Speciale, Associate, Polsinelli
  • Moderator: Ruben Chuquimia, Shareholder, Polsinelli


To view the full invitation and to register, please click here.