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Paul Singh and North American Tech Tour

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 @ 8:00 AM - Thursday, May 10, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
Calling all entrepreneurs, angel investors and those interested in learning -- Please join us! Ignite and Crossroads Venture Group (CVG) are hosting Paul Singh and the North American Tech Tour in Groton/New London for a series of events, including: learning about making and taking angel investments; meeting and networking with investors and business advisors ; and hearing startup stories and pitches. The North American Tech Tour features Paul Singh and his Results Junkies Investor Syndicate. Paul is an entrepreneur, speaker, investor and Airstreamer.
<h3 style="color: #45494e; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span>Three days of events and activities:</span></h3> <h3 style="color: #45494e; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span>Tuesday, May 8&nbsp;@&nbsp;<a title="Commons" href="http://curecommons.org/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">The&nbsp;Innovation Commons</a></span></h3> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><strong>Who should attend:&nbsp;</strong>Angel investors, entrepreneurs and those&nbsp;<span>who want to learn about angel investing,&nbsp;raising capital and entrepreneurship</span></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span><strong><em>Investor, Entrepreneur &amp; Resource Network - Co-Hosted by Ignite, The Innovation Commons, Crossroads Venture Group (CVG),&nbsp;<a title="AIF" href="http://www.angelinvestorforum.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">Angel Investor Forum</a>&nbsp;(AIF) &amp; TechConn</em></strong></span></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">8:00 am - 9:00 am | Rise and Grind: Coffee &amp; Startups (no registration required)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">9:00 am - 10:00 am | CT Tech Tour &nbsp;Kickoff with Paul Singh</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">10:00 am - 11:00 am | What To Expect When You&rsquo;re Expecting Money</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Angel Investing Roundtable</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Lunch and networking (light fare will be provided)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Panel: Should You Take (or Make) The Investment?</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Building Startups of Value: The Difference Between Getting Bought and Being Sold</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm&nbsp;| CVG Network Podcast: &nbsp;Come tell your story on a CVG Network Podcast! Recording interviews with Rising &amp; Serial Entrepreneurs, Investors, Innovation Places, Accelerators, Incubators &amp; Co-Working Places (by appointment)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 1:1 Meetings with Paul Singh, Investors and Resource Network (by appointment)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | The Business of &ldquo;Tech&rdquo; Startups and Happy Hour</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: #45494e; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span>Wednesday, May 9&nbsp;@ Groton and New London</span><span><br /> </span></h3> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><strong>Who should attend:</strong>&nbsp;students interested in entrepreneurship (daytime) and those interested in food businesses and entrepreneurship (evening)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">8:00 &nbsp;am - 9:00 am &nbsp;&nbsp;Rise and Grind: Coffee &amp; Startups&nbsp;(no registration required)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">Student Program:&nbsp;9:00 - 12:30 pm (for more information, email ignite@thamesriverinnovation.org)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">Lunch and afternoon: touring locations in New London</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">5:30 pm - 8:30 pm&nbsp;|&nbsp;<a href="https://www.newlondonmainstreet.org/news/post.php?s=2018-04-25-food-stroll-tickets" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">New London Main Street Food Stroll</a>&nbsp;with RD86, New London</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">7:00 pm - 8:00 pm &nbsp;| Fireside Chat on Food Startups&nbsp;with Paul Singh &amp; Ed Pizzarello at&nbsp;<a title="RD86" href="https://www.facebook.com/rd86space/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">RD86</a>. Drinks available for purchase.</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: #45494e; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span>Thursday, May 10&nbsp;@ The Innovations Commons</span></h3> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><strong>Who should attend:</strong>&nbsp;Entrepreneurs and angel investors looking to access the CVG network for new connections&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span><strong><em>Investor, Entrepreneur &amp; Resource Network&nbsp;Co-Hosted by Crossroads Venture Group, Ignite &amp; The Innovation Commons &amp; TechConn</em></strong></span></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">8:00 &nbsp;am - 9:00 am &nbsp;&nbsp;Rise and Grind: Coffee &amp; Startups&nbsp;(no registration required)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">9:00 am - 3:00 pm &nbsp;| 1:1 Investor Meetings w/Paul Singh and Results Junkies (by appointment)</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm&nbsp;| Office Hours: &nbsp;Rising Entrepreneurs meet 1:1 with Investors, Business Advisors, &nbsp;Innovation Places, Accelerators, Incubators &amp; Co-Working Places</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">5:00 pm - 6:00 pm&nbsp;| 10+ Showcase Company Pitches</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">6:00 pm - 6:30 pm&nbsp;|&nbsp;StartUp Stories -&nbsp;Fireside Chat with Paul Singh: Entrepreneurship &amp; Community / Ecosystem Building</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">6:30 pm - 7:30 pm&nbsp;| Networking &amp; Making New Connections&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: #45494e; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span>About Paul Singh</span>:</h3> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;">Paul&nbsp;is 1 of the 3 original Founders of 500 Startups, former Managing Director of the DC-based incubator 1776 and Founder of Disruption Corp. (sold to 1776 last year).&nbsp; In the last 18 months, Paul's Results Junkies' North American Tech Tour and its Investor Syndicate have visited over 90 cities (including 4 stops in CT last October) and invested in many of the startups they've met along the way.&nbsp;Paul has founded several of his own startups (two successful exits and a number of failures in between) and spent some time at AOL, Carmax, PBworks and&nbsp;Symantec. Paul can be reached at&nbsp;<a href="http://twitter.com/paulsingh" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">twitter.com/paulsingh</a>.&nbsp;Learn more about Paul Singh, his team and the Tech Tour at&nbsp;<a title="RJ" href="http://www.resultsjunkies.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer nofollow" style="color: #00a8f2;">www.resultsjunkies.com</a></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><strong>About Ignite:</strong></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span style="color: #000000;">Ignite is designed to ignite new ideas, businesses, and innovative growth in the Thames River region by producing events, sponsoring education, and connecting entrepreneurs into the business development support system. Ignite is a collaboration between CURE Innovation Commons and Spark Makerspace and is part of the new Thames River Innovation Place, and made possible with support from CT Next.</span></p> <p style="color: #45494e; margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; letter-spacing: 0.5px;"><span style="color: #000000;"><strong>About CVG:</strong></span></p> <h4 style="color: #222222; background: #f0f0f0; margin-bottom: 0.5em;"><span style="font-weight: normal;"></span></h4> <h4 style="color: #222222; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; margin-bottom: 0.5em;"> <p><span style="font-weight: normal;">CVG serves the venture and angel capital community, and technology companies ranging from start-ups to growth stage in Connecticut.</span></p> </h4> <h4 style="color: #222222; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; margin-bottom: 0.5em;"> <p><span style="font-weight: normal;">Our chapters, located in Hartford, New Haven and Stamford, sponsor great events year-round.</span></p> </h4> <h4 style="color: #222222; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; margin-bottom: 0.5em;"> <p><span style="font-weight: normal;">We are able to present these events due to the valued support of our sponsors and associates.</span></p> </h4> <h4 style="color: #222222; background: #f0f0f0; margin-bottom: 0.5em;"><span style="font-weight: normal;"></span></h4> <div><br /> </div>
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Date / Time
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 @ 8:00 AM - Thursday, May 10, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
Venue
93 Shennecossett Rd, Groton, CT 06340, USA