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Meet The Angels!: Washington DC smiling-businessman-with-angel-wings-and-nimbusArchangels / Investors Reception

Wharton Club Members are invited to join experienced Angel Investors as they evaluate presentations by exciting start-up companies.  Listen to energetic Q&A sessions that  highlight company entrepreneurial skills, technology value, and investment potential.  Participate in discussions of key indicators of company growth potential, management team strengths, market competitiveness, and opportunities for investor returns.

  • Join experienced Angel Investors as they evaluate presentations by two exciting start-up companies:
    • Company growth potential *
    • Management team strengths
    • Market competitiveness
    • Opportunities for investor returns *
  • Listen to energetic Q&A sessions that  highlight company entrepreneurial skills, technology value, and investment potential. 
  • Participate in discussions of key indicators of company growth potential, management team strengths, market competitiveness, and opportunities for investor returns!
  • Experienced CEOs/Angel Investors share their climb ... CEO to Investor! The best remain in a dual role - running companies and helping entrepreneurs with the skills necessary to succeed

  • With: 

    • Refreshments, Hors d'Oeuvres, and Networking

    • Panel Discussions

    • Company Presentations and Angels Q&A 

About:

  • Washington DC ArchAngels, located in the DC Metro area, has chapters and  affiliates in Washington, DC; New York City; Chicago; and Orange County, CA; and accelerator operations in Hangzhou, China.  Operating since February 2011, the private investment group has held 77 consecutive monthly meetings and vetted south-african-or-african-american-woman-teacher-or-student-angel-with-chalk-wingsmore than 4,000 companies referred by members for potential participation.  Participating companies come from the DC region, and from around the U.S.  Additional companies have participated in meetings in DC, traveling from all over the world, including Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, Great Britain, and Mexico. 
  • The Washington DC Archangels, with a membership of over 400 accredited investors, has one of the most successful track records for investment and investor exits of any angel group in the United States. Participating companies, offering a wide range of products and services, represent multiple industries that include - IT/ software, social media, cleantech, environmental improvement, energy, health care (e.g., treatments for cancer, heart disease, and diabetes), security (e.g., internet, children, and foods), manufacturing, and more.  Join us to learn how you can help grow the technology companies of tomorrow.
  • Featured panelists:christine-coppel-9-d6576bdec5a7
    • Christine Copple, President & CEO, Starise Ventures

      • Starise provides a team-based approach to entrepreneurs and investors designed to mitigate the intrinsic execution risks of translating biomedical discoveries from the bench to the bedside.  

    • Jay Gamble, Managing Principal, Blu Venture Investorsjay-gamble0eeadc5f09a6

      • Blu provides initial growth-stage funding and active mentorship to early-stage companies, while delivering strong returns for its members and the entrepreneurs we support. They promote job creation and professional development in our community.angel-rich-95-bc0d0cdd43d4

    • Angel Rich, Co-Founder & CEO, The Wealth Factory

      • The Washington, DC-based firm designs financial literacy and workforce development education technology games. The system walks users from birth to retirement in 12 interactive modules to exceed the Personal Finance Common Core Standards, tracking individual performance in real-time.ed-harrell-80dc53f42f

    • Ed Harrell, Managing Partner, Harrell Capital Partners

      • Harrell Capital Partners is a family-owned early stage equity investor in seed and early IT biotech companies.

    • Daisy Gallagher, Founder and Chairman, Gallagher & Gallagherdaisy-gallagher-a58d-7512aa74448b

      • Daisy Gallagher has earned more than 100 industry awards and recognition's, and has more than 25 consecutive years in an esteemed career.  Ms. Gallagher is a much sought after Chief Strategist and Senior Advisor.

    • Cynthia Traeger, CEO, Pacific

      • Pacific is a diversified technology & media holding company. Mcynthia-traeger-314cab0s. Traeger is an accomplished senior operating executive and digital entrepreneur with 30-plus years of experience in growing technology-focused businesses.

    • MODERATOR: Robert Katz, Cyber Solutioneer

      • Robert Katz, a pioneering cyber, Internet of Things, and smart robert-katz-6e7db9ef650ccities thought leader, created, architected, and fielded forerunners of today’s email, geolocation, and IoT by conceiving the first ever global mobile: Internet Messaging, Location Tracking, and Remote M2M app.

Are You Excited By?
Entrepreneurship - Technologies - Start-Up Investing?

  • Join us for this special after-hours reception and program!
  • Learn from experienced local angel investors how angel investing works and
  • How you can play an important role in the success and growth of early-stage companies.
  • Experienced CEOs/Angel Investors share their climb ...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017entrepreneur-pushing-angel-investor
5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Offices of Foley & Lardner LLP
3000 K Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20007

Invitation-Only

**REGISTER NOW** (or to learn more):
Wharton DC Members: Early Bird Rate - $95.00
Standard Rate (after June 1) - $125.00

Click here to learn more and buy ticket(s)!!!

  •  Agenda

          5:30 pm: Check-in/Networking
          6:00 pm: Welcome and Introductions
          6:30 pm: Update on Projects for 2017
          6:45 pm: Panel #1: Honoring & Showcasing - CEO to Investor
         8:00 pm: Panel #2: Company Presentations
          8:30 pm: Networking
          9:00 pm: Adjour

Sponsored by: Foley & Lardner LLP

When:

Wednesday, 06/7/17 at 5:00pm - 9:00pm | iCal

Where:

Offices of Foley & Lardner LLP
3000 K Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20007 USA

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