The Event: How to Raise Capital and Finance Growth
This event focuses on how to source capital to finance growth. Topics include an overview of types of capital sources, stock and shareholder considerations, preparation for Angel, Venture, and debt financing, and tax and legal considerations.
About MET Accelerator
Media Entertainment and Technology Accelerator is a forum to help growth-oriented companies leverage intellectual property to grow revenue. The Forum helps companies optimize legal, financial, and business strategy and properly organize their business plan around key assets such as brands, technology, innovation, creative products and partnerships.
Who it’s for
The Series is offered to clients, friends, and associates of Bija Capital and Singer Lewak.
Target companies are based in greater Los Angeles, small to medium size and have $5M - $100M in annual gross income, and operate in entertainment, software, high-tech, toys & games, merchandising, lifestyle, and various non-profit areas.
Entrepreneurs, CEO/CFO/CTO's, Brand Managers, Business Development Experts, and Marketing Experts are encouraged to attend.
Future Events and Topics
The Series is offered monthly, and includes the following topics through June of 2013:
- How to raise venture capital and finance growth
- How to develop, sell and license your brand
- How to expand revenue through partnerships and licensing
- How to forge a profitable strategic partnership
- How to finance and expand awareness of your non-profit through licensing
- How to write a business plan, and how to use it to make money
- How to value your intellectual property for investment or licensing
Please contact the event organizer if you can not attend the current event, but wish to receive emails regarding future events.
When & Where
MET Accelerator, is a strategic learning series for Merchandise, Entertainment, and Technology companies in the Los Angeles area .
MET Accelerator provides monthly presentations on a variety of topics, always including legal, financial, market and business perspectives on matters that are core to growth. There is a strong focus on building licensable assets to increase valuation and generate revenue.
The series is sponsored by:
Josselyn Boudett, MBA, is Founder of Bja Capital Advisors. She is an expert in business development, technology licensing, and intellectual property strategy. Her firm helps Media, Entertainment, and Technology companies build and grow their lbusiness.
Mishawn Nolan, Esq. is an Intellectual Property Attorney, and is providing MET Accelerator with insight from many years of licensing brands, trademarks, and intellectual property.
Sally Aubry, Partner at SingerLewak, has extensive experience in pefroming audits, reviews, and mergers and acquisitions for both public and private companies. Nausheer Allibhoy, Partner at SingerLewak leads financial advisory teams on transaction valuation, fairness/solvency opinions, business plan development, financial and tax reporting for a wide variety of industries, including technology, media & entertainment, life sciences, professional services, retail, and franchise.