CPCC to co-sponsor JOBS Act event on October 31

last modified Nov 04, 2013 09:38 AM

WHAT: Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) invites the public to attend “Investors, Entrepreneurs, Founders and the JOBS Act,” an event the college is co-sponsoring to give entrepreneurs, investors, legal advisors and others more information on the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulations.

This law poses new challenges for angel investors and company founders in different ways. Donald Reynolds, securities/corporate attorney at Wyrick Robbins, will offer expert legal insight on how the JOBS Act creates both opportunities and traps. Following his remarks, Paul Wetenhall, president of Ventureprise, will moderate a panel discussion, giving panelists an opportunity to respond and share their personal experience as investors and venture advisors.

The event is being supported by lead sponsor Ventureprise, with additional support coming from co-sponsors Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC), Inception Micro Angel Fund (IMAF), Business Innovation & Growth (BIG) Council and CPCC’s Small Business Center.

WHO: Keynote Speaker: Donald Reynolds, securities/corporate attorney, Wyrick Robbins

Panelists: George McAllister, director, SBTDC
Dan Gotte, fund manager, IMAF
Don Minges, Fractional CFO Services, advisor/speaker, JOBS Act
David Moore, founder, Phantom Consulting

WHEN: October 31, 8:30 – 10:15 a.m.

WHERE: Ben Craig Center, Iverson Room, 8701 Mallard Creek Rd., Charlotte, NC  28262

CONTACT: Reservations are required to attend the event. To reserve your seat, visit http://bit.ly/jobsACT.

* Note: As a co-sponsor, CPCC will host a follow-up class, “Flash Fund Your Business: Locate New Angels on the Horizon,” focused on the JOBS Act and SEC regulations. The class is on Nov. 23, from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., in CPCC’s Hall Building, located on Central Campus. Led by event panelist Dan Gotte, the training will take an in-depth look at the new legal rule that has opened the floodgates to business investment. For more information, please call 704.330.4223.